107 Doors Wood Exterior Design Photos And Ideas

By scouring shops, sales, and auctions, George Marrone amassed a giant trove of postwar furniture. He and his partner, Michael Nocera, applied that same work ethic to a 1959 home in Wilmington, Delaware, which they patched up over two years. The couple’s bulldogs stand guard at the flagstone entrance. The door, still with its Space Age knobs, is painted Flaming Torch by Behr. The brass wallhanging above the landing is by C. Jeré.
The interior doors were replaced with flush, solid core doors painted Farrow & Ball Inchyra Blue.
The front door opens to the Lotus House’s central light-filled three-story glass atrium.
Updated siding and new windows create a cohesive exterior look.
The east elevation of the Ex of In House faces the rising sun.
The entryway features a Studioilse Bench 443 in walnut with a leather pad by De La Espada.
A timber door painted a vibrant red marks the sheltered entrance.
The ten-by-six-foot solid wood door has a traditional "waving wood" pattern to the surface.
A smart door lock makes it easy for you to let pet-sitters in as well as know that they've been there.
The home is clad in stucco, which is an extremely fire-resistant material. The front door is made from mahogany, which is durable and matches the gate.
The old driveway is now a cheery, landscaped entry.
An exterior door across from the bed provides access to a private side yard. It's a modified Simpson 7081 series standard door and painted Benjamin Moore Ozark Shadows.
The highly geometric house is dominated by circular motifs, but also features other unusual shapes, such as the pentagonal front porch and the boomerang-shaped roof.
Russell Whitehead and Jordan Cluroe of 2LG Studio.
The entrance to the house.
Influenced by Southern California’s Case Study House program, designer Bob Butler conceived a luminous residence and guest house on a sloping lot in Nashville that originally held a red-brick ranch-style duplex. Western red cedar lines the walkway from the carport to the entrance. The Globe lights are from West Elm.
The house is sited on a 21,780-square-feet plot.
Taylor and Rice custom built the mitered SIPs that are joined with film industry hardware in their shop next door.
The custom front door eschews right angles and is equipped with an August Smart Lock.
The house is equipped with Nest systems, and has a charging dock for electric cars in the garden.
The entrance to the house is through an access hall located at the street level.
The entrance is located to the side of the house. The recessed Douglas fir front door was built by Austin’s Honea Woodworks. The roof is Galvalume standing-seam metal.
facade of the house
The new exterior door and adjacent window draw plentiful daylight into the bedroom space.
The architects stripped back years of alterations on the one-story bungalow to create a more minimalist and pared-back appearance.
The window and door frames have also been built from untreated yellow cedar, which will weather to a gray patina.
Wood accents, evident in casework, doors, and the wood-slat ceiling, provide warmth against the cool, bluestone facade. A large wood-and-steel pivot door serves as a grand entry.
The exterior wood slat doors can fold inwards like wings to create eave-like shelters.
Thresholds that lead to the garden.
Ample glazing allows for views straight through the structure.
An oversized timber pivot door opens up to corridor, blurring the lines between indoor and out. Inside, a bright-red spiral staircase leads to the bedroom loft.
The foyer blurs the line between interior and exterior, as the landscape seems to flow into the house through thin steel windows. White walls and white oak floors introduce the home’s warm material palette, while a nine-foot-tall pivot door made of white oak and painted aluminum greets visitors.
The axially conceived linear layout meets the crossing of open space.
The sloping winged walls have mitered corners and nails laid out in perfect dimensions.
Laguna Beach Vacation Home entry way
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Painted in the same warm navy as the exterior walls, the two solid-wood living room doors create a seamless link between the living room and terrace.
Sunlight floods the interiors through the greenhouse volume.
A new addition with a steel structure clad in hardwood screens was created at the rear of the house.
A wood pivot door with a recessed, custom-cut coir doormat.
A glass entry connects the addition and offers a clear view of—and direct access to–the natural landscape surrounding the site.
The wood was simply stained and left in its natural state, and reduced the need for more costly structural steel.
The angle of the wall also enables the home to capture the ever shifting light entering from the southern side of the building.
A Japanese-style tatami room is located at the left corner of the ground level, and connected to a small outdoor terrace.
A sliding wooden door marks the entrance to the interior courtyard of the home. The residence consists of three connected volumes of different heights wrapping around the center of the podium, and the spaces inside them carefully scaled: small enough for introspection, and large enough to take in the landscape.
Dunbar and Astrakhan's low-cost, high-impact tour de force is a storefront facade constructed from salvaged double-insulated window glass panels arranged in a shingle pattern.
Aranzazu House - Besonías Almeida arquitectos
A custom pivot door by Archispec opens onto a foyer with a poured-concrete floor. The oil painting at right is by Derrick Buisch.
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Villa H | sliding doors blend in- and outdoor space
Floor-to-ceiling wood-framed glazing frames views of the outdoors.
The rope door pulls are Rich’s creation.
While most homes have their front doors centered on a flat wall, this home in Canada by Omer Arbel is entered through two solid walnut doors at the corner of the home.
The front door of this house in Scotland is built from charred cedar boards—a traditional way of fireproofing wood developed in Japan. In this case, the effect on the front door is likely more aesthetic than preventative, though you can never be too careful.
An oversized mahogany door provides a grand entrance to the complex.
Thanks to the floor-to-ceiling windows at the entryway, natural light now floods inside.

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