Front Door Security

We often get called out to repair, replace and fortify front doors after a home is broken into. It’s always a gut-wrenching feeling, seeing what the homeowner is going through emotionally. Because of these experiences, one of my favorite products to install is a wrought iron security door. They are the ultimate first line of safety defense.

These security doors offer wonderful protection when you are away or at home. The door hinges are welded to a 2” steel frame, and the lockset and deadbolt are secured into the frame as well. The average burglar isn’t getting past it. They come with tempered glass that can easily be removed and replaced with screens if you want some fresh air. Read more

Trendy: Iron Doors and Glass Tile

Two of my favorite current trends are iron doors and glass tile. The iron doors are just awesome; they have a great look, a great feel, and add security and value to your home. Glass tile is a perfect artistic outlet; it can add some “sexy” to any design!

The project pictured above is a backsplash we recently finished. With the core design being natural stone and wood, we were trying to add a water element with an aquarium-like look. The aqua glass tile reflects different colors depending on the angle of the light, just like water. We spray-painted the upper backsplash area above the sink with blackboard paint. This helped keep a consistent “water line” and added a fun feature. Read more