Doors Wapakoneta OH

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Lowe's #2978
(419) 739-1300
1340 Bellefontaine Street
Wapakoneta, OH
Wapakoneta Hardware
(419) 738-9552
811 Defiance Street
Wapakoneta, OH
Lima Bargin Center Inc.
(419) 991-4701
3700 South Dixie
Lima, OH
New Knoxville Supply Co, Inc
(419) 753-2444
205 Industrial Park Drive
New Knoxville, OH
Fastenal- Lima
973 A Industry Ave Lima, OH, 45804
Lima, OH
(419) 739-1300
1340 Bellefontaine Street
Wapakoneta, OH
M-SA 7 am - 9 pm
SU 8 am - 8 pm

Lowe's- Wapakoneta
1340 Bellefontaine Street Wapakoneta, OH, 45895
Wapakoneta, OH
Hoge Lumber
(419) 753-2263
701 S Main St Rt 29
New Knoxville, OH
St. Marys Hardware
(419) 394-4257
158-174 E. High
St Marys, OH
Ace Hardware
(419) 394-7851
1677 Celina Rd
Saint Marys, OH

Choosing a Front Door

The New Front Door

We'd talked about purchasing a new front door for years. The cold leaked in many a winter with drafts before we actually got serious.

Finally we went to a home improvement center to browse. Fiberglass, wood, steel; some very pricey indeed! And look at all the variations and colors! This was not going to be as easy as we thought!

First, we researched, besides the cost, how each door type was better or worse. Fiberglass was our final choice.

Now for the fun! We decided to go downtown with our digital camera and take photos of all the various doors we liked on neighbor's houses. After a good stroll and getting about a dozen styles, we headed home.

Using Paint and Microsoft Picture Manager on our computer; we were able to put the various door styles onto a photo of our "real" house and "see" how they would actually appear. Take a look at the pictures below to see how we did.

The results were surprising to us. Many doors that we had leaned to liking, actually didn't suit our colonial at all!

This simple exercise led us to confidently purchase a fiberglass front door with sidelites for around $1000. We have more light, no cold and drafts and a great front entrance!
Happy hunting to all!

Our house, before we changed the door

Some of our choices. I just figured out how large to make the doors to fit in, then cut them out of the houses we took pictures of and pasted them in.


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