Protecting Exterior Doors from Sun Damage

The Effects of Sun Damage

sun damageWhether across the U.S. is heating up and homeowners everywhere are preparing for the eminent heat that summer brings. Is your home ready to face the heat? Truth is, no matter where you live, your home’s exterior is in danger of sun damage. That’s because the harsh impact of UV rays and direct heat on any area for an extended period of time causes adverse effects on a variety of materials. Especially wood. These effects include fading, cracking, warping and peeling of exterior surfaces and damage the longevity of the material.Read more

Choosing the Best Front Door for Desert Weather

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While the entry door to any home can instantly make, or break, the home’s curb appeal, design isn’t the only thing to keep in mind when choosing a front door. That’s because the key to choosing the perfect front door for your home comes from a decision that equally balances design aesthetic with overall durability.  How do you choose the best front door for desert weather?

When focusing on durability, one of the first things to consider when choosing a new front door for your home is how much and what kind of weather the door is going to be exposed to on a regular basis. For instance, a door that can withstand the snow of the mountains may not hold up the same as a door that bears the heat of the desert all year long.

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How to Decorate Your Door for the Holidays

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Whether you have an older front door or a brand new replacement door, when you decorate your door and outside entryway it’s wonderful way to welcome the holiday season. At California Window and Door, we love a gorgeous and inviting entryway, so here are some ideas to share.Read more

Colorful Replacement Doors and Other Front Door Trends to Upgrade Your Outdoor Entry

front door trendsThere are many ways to improve the curb appeal of your home and one of the easiest is to upgrade your front door. From bold colors to unique windows and doorknobs, following some front door trends can add elegance or whimsy to your home style. At California Window and Door, we have a wide selection of replacement doors and can help you select doors and accessories to create a more welcoming entry to your home.Read more

Understanding Different Types of Exterior Replacement Doors

replacement doorThere are a few reasons you may be planning to replace exterior doors in your home. Maybe they are old and damaged, maybe you’re hoping for more energy efficiency, or maybe you just want to improve the style and curb appeal. Replacement doors are available in a wide range of designs and materials and it’s important to understand the options before you make a choice. At California Window & Door, we offer an extensive selection of replacement doors and can help you decide which may be best for your home.

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