(PRWEB UK) 24 September 2012
Door Handles Ltd is this week continuing their weekly design tips by advising their clients on the reasons to buy oak doors. The leading online supplier who has sister companies for both doors and floors feel they are in the perfect position to offer their clients advice due to their diverse range of customer knowledge. Doors are not only functional parts of the home but they also play an important role in home aesthetics. Designers have always considered the doors when planning a new home design or even when it comes to home retrofitting or renovation. The type of door that will be used for the home will of course depend on the overall theme used by the designer or chosen by the owner.
When it comes to wooden doors, oak doors have always been a top choice for homes and even offices if only for their sophistication. No matter how plain-looking a room is, it will always look sensational when the appropriate door is installed. Classy interiors can be marred by doors that do not fit in with the surroundings. It is thus important to take some serious thought before deciding on home doors and fixtures.
When a home’s external door is no longer functional and clashes with the new home design, then oak doors are among the best option. For door replacement, a pre-hung door made of oak would be appropriate. Other homeowners opt to keep their old wooden doors and just improve on them by painting right on the original wood grain. But since the paint job will be an additional cost, designers will usually recommend that the door be replaced with a new one.
When it comes to wooden doors, nothing can compare with the pattern of the original wood used as a raw material for the door. And when it comes to wooden patterns, the patter found on oak doors is definitely something that will make the door a perfect choice whether it is a new door installation or being used as a replacement.
The hardness of oak makes it an ideal material for doors, whether it is for an entry door or an internal door. Most designers opt to use oak for the main door to give visitors a good first impression of the house. Aside from its strength, oak is available in a variety of shapes and sizes which makes it a great material for doors.
There is a big market for oak doors and while these doors are not cheap, patience and research will yield a supplier that will offer the door for a reasonable amount. It is actually a good investment considering that it is so sturdy that not even the light of the sun can get in through the door making it an ideal entry door. It is more cost effective knowing that exposure to changing seasons will not cause changes in the door.
Before choosing that perfect door material for the home, it would be good to know that oaks do not require heavy maintenance since a fresh batch of varnish will bring back its shine in just a few strokes. Now that would give homeowners a logical basis for deciding on a door made of oak.
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