Wood entry doors with glass to our house are something like a cover letter, because it is first thing we show visitor. That is why its size, thickness, material, state of conservation, type of opening, etc., are determinant and configures type of connection that we establish with exterior. It is no coincidence that ancestral cultures have attached great significance to door of house. For example, Feng Shui considers that gateway to our home or business is “mouth” where chi or vital energy enters and therefore depends on it to be a healthy and prosperous space. Without entering into this type of theories, what is certain is that entrance door is an energy barrier, because it isolates and protects us from outside but, at same time, also connects us with it.
When we choose a material such as wood entry doors with glass we are looking for, to a greater or lesser extent, transparency, luminosity, lightness, which are intrinsic characteristics of material. Depending on which materials we combine with glass, what technical and aesthetic features have glass chosen, type of opening and other characteristics of chosen door, we will achieve different effects and cause different sensations. A glass door at entrance of house separates us spatially from outside area and represents an acoustic barrier but visually connects exterior and interior, opening house to street.
12 Photos Gallery of: Charm Wood Entry Doors with Glass
In addition to flooding entrance of house with light, a wood entry doors with glass ‘tells us’ of a transparent and welcoming house, since it is shown before accessing it; door then becomes a showcase. Do not forget to opt for a glass door in front that has to be manufactured with carpentry to ensure water tightness (which prevents passage of water and moisture) and adequate thermal and acoustic insulation. Same happens with glass, which will have to have air chamber and solar factor suitable to climatic conditions of place where house is located.