Here are some of Doors by Design´s most frequently asked questions. If you don´t see your question here, you can call us at:
Bob Clark (251) 447-0125 or Meghann Nuno (213) 864-8385
The width of the door or rough opening from side to side
The Jamb or door post
The rough opening is typically around 2 inches wider and 2.5 inches taller than the actual door. This gives room for the door to be framed in order to fit the space.
Stock Door: 2-3 weeks
Custom Wood Door: 8-10 weeks
Custom Iron Door: 8-10 weeks
Stock Doors: $250
Custom Doors: Free
Internationally: To be determined
SDL (or LT) stands for Single Pane Divided Light. These doors are made with a single pane of glass with the mutines or grilles applied to the exterior and interior of the glass. Doors that are built with the DP50 plus Impact Rating must have a single pane of glass.
People living in areas with high snowfall typically choose an inward swing so that they can still open their door after a large snowfall.
Stock Doors: For around $896-$1,510 extra, our stock doors can come in a beautiful Factory grade, 10 year warranty grade stain. You can also request our stock doors to come unstained! You can choose to stain it yourself OR to leave it with that glorious natural wood color!
Custom Wood: We do not stain our custom wood doors. When you customize a door, we respect your complete control over that statement piece to your home. You may love our natural wood or choose your own stain. The choice is yours!
Iron Doors: Our Iron doors come in several different colors. Please look through our options and choose the one that fits your house and style!