Hand Applied Finishes

The best entry doors and patio doors have durable finishes.

Our stains are hand-applied by professionals then oven-cured for maximum beauty and durability. State-of-the-art electrostatic paint application ensures a beautiful, even coat.

Window Trim

The best exterior doors and patio doors will sustain long-term weather exposure.

High-performance, heat-resistant window trim is warranted not to warp, crack or pull away from the door, even in sunny or higher temperature applications. Plugless window trim is standard on Embarq™ and Signet® (N/A on Fir Series) and optional for Heritage™† and Legacy™†.

  1. 1. Embarq and Signet Cherry and Mahogany
  2. Embarq and Signet Oak and Knotty Alder
  3. Signet Fir
  4. Heritage and Legacy
  5. Modern Flat Trim (only available on models 112, 114, 115 and 160 sidelites)

Impact Shield doors have aluminum window trim.

Polyuerthane Core

The best exterior doors and patio doors are energy efficient, having earned ENERGY STAR Awards.

Our polyurethane core reduces energy loss. Learn more about our ENERGY STAR qualifying doors.

Decorative Glass

The best entry doors and patio doors stand out for their beauty.

Highly skilled craftsmen assemble our Decorative Glass by precisely cutting, mitering and soldering each component into artistically designed patterns. Art glass seeks visual character through aesthetic imperfections. It achieves this through textural waves and striations, random seeds (air bubbles) and a variety of other effects. Each sheet is unique and adds beauty to any home.

Impact Shield doors feature laminated decorative glass.


The best entry and exterior doors have durable components.

Heavy-duty ball bearing hinges come standard with every entry system.

Additional 4th hinge option for greater durability.
(optional for Signet, Heritage and 20-gauge doors)
(only available with Full Wood Frame)

Impact Shield doors have-duty stainless steel hinges.


The best entry doors and patio doors look like no other.

Our INSPIRATIONS™ Art Glass offers color accents in a wide range of designs that will make a unique statement your neighbors will be sure to notice.

Impact Shield doors feature laminated glass.

Security Plate

The best entry or exterior doors and patio doors offer comfort in their security.

We include our 20-gauge security plate for extra strength and to help prevent kick-ins.

Custom Glass Options

The best entry or exterior doors and patio doors offer custom options that make these doors unique to your home.

Your home is special and deserves to have
custom glass options like our ComforTech Warm Edge Glazing Systems, internal blinds, and many grid patterns and colors.

Impact Shield doors feature laminated glass.

Adustable Strike Plate

The best entry or exterior doors and patio doors have easily adjustable hardware.

We include a solid brass fully adjustable strike plate of our own exclusive design. This unique 2-piece construction makes our doors easier to custom fit.


The best entry or exterior doors come with recognized names in lock technology.

We offer hardware from Emtek® and Schlage® that provides some of the most stylish, durable door locks available today.

Dust Box

The best entry or exterior doors offer features not provided by anyone else.

The dust box in the deadbolt strike provides a barrier to air infiltration while providing a nice appearance that most other door manufacturers don’t provide.

PineGuard Cladding

The best entry or exterior doors are engineered with Rot-resistant wood frame and brickmold are end-sealed with a high quality copolymer latex acrylic sealer that prevents water absorption and carry a Lifetime Limited Warranty when used with PVC vinyl coated aluminum frame cladding outside.

Q-lon Weatherstripping

The best entry doors and patio doors keep hot or cold air and moisture out.

The energy efficient weatherstripping runs along the top and sides of the door and interlocks with the NEW CornerShield™ for the most efficient seal you’ll find for keeping moisture, air and dirt out of your home.


The best entry or exterior doors and patio doors are designed to give you a professional-looking installation – each and every time.

Our 2½" casing conveniently covers paint lines providing a professional installation. Also available in 3½". Choose from Cherry, Mahogany, Oak and Poplar.


The best entry or exterior doors and patio doors have energy-efficient frames.

Our exclusive Sahara™ heavy-duty extruded threshold has a 1½" wide thermal barrier wood-like riser that will not warp or rot while providing excellent energy efficiency. Also available with an anodized brass or bronze finish.

Thresholds for Impact Shield rated Heritage Fiberglass and Hinged Patio Doors have an oak-like riser and do not have composite base material

Steel L-Frame

The best entry or exterior doors and patio doors solve replacement door installation challenges.

Our Steel L-Frame
is a great solution when you do not wish to remove your existing wood frame, however, not all Steel L-Frames are ENERGY STAR® qualified. View our manufacturer’s certification statement.

Even so, the Steel L-Frame offers an aluminum door stop that provides greater security and more durability than wood. And, the frame’s Q-Lon Seal offers superior energy efficiency. Additionally, the 18-gauge Steel L-Frame has a 12-gauge hinge plate welded on for extra strength and security.

(NOT tested for Certified Wind Load
or Impact Shield areas)

Blade and Sweep

The best entry or exterior doors and patio doors provide maximum comfort.

Bulb and blade sweep virtually eliminates drafts keeping your home comfortable.

PermaTech Composite Frame

The best entry or exterior doors mimic the look of real wood but performs better.

PermaTech™ Composite door frame system
option combines all the strength and convenience of wood with enhanced properties that make it moisture and insect resistant. PermaTech will not absorb or wick moisture and will never rot or splinter, and is covered by a Lifetime Limited Warranty.