advanced security features, such as more sophisticated locking systems, but tend to be slightly more expensive. These doors can’t be trimmed down, but should save the installer time and effort because the door furniture usually comes pre-installed. THE lifespan of a front door depends on how you maintain and care for it – most exterior doors last from 10 to 30 years. All options, including wooden doors, perform well in damp locations, provided the door is correctly finished and maintained.
UPVC and composite doors require far less maintenance than wooden doors and can be more durable in coastal areas.