The front door is the main impression
guests get before they come inside your home. It is where
you say hello and goodbye to your friends as each day
begins and ends. As one of the most high traffic parts of your
home, you want to make sure its curb appeal reflects
Of course the first step in taking your entry door decorating
to a new level in 2016 is by considering whether you want to update your current front door with one of
the host of options offered by Pella Windows and Doors. A well-made entry door from
Pella not only means you have a blank canvas to decorate, but
can afford you peace of mind that it’ll
be around for the long haul. Pella’s multipoint
locking system also offers increased strength and
security, helping to keep your home safe.
Before you settle on how you’d like to
decorate a new entry door for 2016, you should explore
what fits your lifestyle best. There are creative choices
available beyond your imagination to help reflect your personality.
Doors – From wreaths to front door knockers to house numbers, there are multiple ways to add character to your entry door.
Front door decorations provide homeowners the ability to be
flexible. If your entryway starts to become boring, you can easily swith it up and maintain a
completely different style by the application of minor
changes. A way to add an individual touch is to
incorporate your personality into a door knocker. The recent trend of adding unique
door knockers to increase your curb personality also steps in as a
conversation starter for new guests who walk through your entry door.
Catcher – The front door color trends for 2016 are
earthy with a bold pop of color. There are even colors to fit
your individuality and temperament. Entry doors
can be two-toned too. This allows you to
have a statement color on your front step and a subtle hue on the interior, or switch them around.
Hardware – Door handles are an example of how a tiny
change goes a long way. Handles for your front door have turned in to customized statement pieces for 2016.
Design – To keep your front door area clean, you should
have a doormat through every season. But this goes beyond cleanliness and will also
set the tone for your den. A doormat can be simple,
food-shaped and the list goes on for a mile. If you
can’t find an entry doormat design that meets your vision,
there are a variety of ways to do so by doing it
No matter where you go with your design for
2016, remember that you need a top of the line
entry door before you begin your project. For any questions
on the number of entry door options
you have, contact Pella Windows and Doors at 515-219-7723 or come to our
Des Moines showroom to gain insight and inspiration.