Beautifully crafted and designed doors are very important in making a home look exceptional. A proper selection of the front door can change the very class of a home. It is true that the door is the ‘gateway’ to a home and designers have created models, which bear a contemporary look with archaic splendor too. Here is a list of some amazing contemporary front doors that combine grandeur and grace with strength and durability.
Foret doors with modern and contemporary look
Foret doors have been styled especially for European tastes. They are made using a variety of materials that include stainless steel, laminates, glass and stone in combination with traditional hardwood timber. Needless to say, the doors are highly durable and of a very high quality.
What’s unique: The doors blend ancient craftsmanship with contemporary modern styles. The high-end doors are customized in design and size for individual likes and preferences. The customers are also welcome to present their own designs for making.
Terano door for front entry
This unique front entry door arrives with horizontal boarding. As per the individual preference, the company also promised to customize vertical boarding on request. The door has a slim vision panel that is either clear or sandblasted. Though this is located on the side of the hinges, one could request for it on the lock side too. The look is contemporary and the finish is neat.
What’s unique: The Terano door is available in a great variety of wood types. You can get one made in Western Red Cedar, American Walnut, European Oak, Wenge, Stained Teak and Iroko.
Stilewood contemporary entrance doors
Since 1957, Stilewood has specialized in high-quality wood products and furniture. The door could be considered as the first furniture of the home that is visible. The Italian-styled doors combine the old-world handcrafting along with the use of the modern, state-of-the-art machinery.
What’s unique: Stilewood makes use of some proprietary technologies that make the doors free of warping, cracking, splitting or separating at the stiles. These include the ‘Fluted Tennon’ technology and the linear, serrated edge ‘Panel Smart’ technology.
Spazzi chest doors with colorful and contemporary looks
These door closets seem to be opening into a different world altogether! The magical and electrifying colors add a lot of vibrancy and energy to the space and there is a large variety available to choose from. The variety also offers different functionalities from entrance doors to closets.
What’s unique: The colorful and sprightly doors from Spazzi do not appear as doors at all! They appear more like stylized additions to the decor and enhance the facade of the space. This is indeed a very good way to combine functionality with design.
Luxury glass doors
The idea of using glass as doors is a very contemporary one. It gives a luxurious feel but comes at an economical price. These doors with their elegant designs serve to enhance the minimalist decor of homes. They are also practical ways to reduce expenses on lighting. The sliding design adds to their economy.
What’s unique: Being made of glass, one big advantage of these doors is that they straightaway make the home and rooms brighter and roomier. Depending on the shades of the glass and the designs on them, one can easily create different ambient lighting and feel for different spaces. The sliding design too makes them unique.
Foa Porte contemporary folding doors
Ideal for use either indoors or outdoors, the Foa Porte folding doors consist of three-wing, center-split folding. Matte and frosted glass lamination on the doors seem to add some ethereal beauty to them. The doors also make use of the special ‘Gorgona Verdemix’ molten glass in their construction.
What’s unique: Folding doors have always been considered as antique and old fashioned. That is about to change with these extremely modern-looking doors. The wood structure has been given a unique aluminum finish to lend a ‘cool’ appearance to these doors.
Fiberglass entry doors
Fiberglass is a relatively new material that is being used in the construction doors. The main door is subject to the extremes of temperature, moisture and weather. It is also the most used door. Fiberglass is highly durable and strong. It is also easy to carve and etch designs in.
What’s unique: Fiberglass lends itself to easy designing. Thus, one can obtain luxurious looking doors at a most economical price. These doors also do not wear away like wood or rust like the metals. Once made, these doors last for life.
Sorrento pivot doors
The Sorrento doors pivot about an axis and lend modern aesthetics to any home. They are available in the E70, E90 and E70-pivot varieties. The door is horizontally boarded and has a slim, vertical vision panel toward the hinges. The smooth motion makes the door seem as if it is ultra light.
What’s unique: The Sorrento door arrives in a large variety of woods that can be selected based on the price and texture that one wishes to obtain. They come in Iroko, European oak, Western red cedar, Wenge and American walnut.
Parma front door
This contemporary door has a beautiful and minimalist feel to it. The horizontal grooves and boards give it a large and broad feel. As per the preference, the boarding and grooving can be done vertically also. The door is available as the eco70, eco90 and eco70 pivot options.
What’s unique: The door appears so simple, yet elegant. It can be custom-made from a range of woods and fitted with a wide variety of handles.
Contemporary Mahogany doors with ironwork
Mahogany doors arrive in over 15 modern architectural styles. The scope for designs and shapes is unlimited. Manufactured in thick rails and stiles, the doors are constituted by thick panels. They lend safety, security and beauty to the home.
What’s unique: The mahogany used in these doors here has been obtained in a ‘green’ manner from the forests in Peru, which practice sustained yield management. Expert craftsmen have worked in creating these doors as pieces of art.