The Benefits of Wooden Doors

Many of us already have some type of wooden door in our home, whether it is at the main entrance of the home or leading to the bedrooms. Wood has been the material of choice when it comes to doors since they were first invented. Of course, since then, the types of materials used have included metal, steel, and glass. However, wood still remains the material of choice when it comes to doors because it is sustainable.

Here are the benefits of wooden doors.

As I mentioned beforehand, wooden doors are sustainable. It is a natural product that is also renewable. When a door reaches the end of its lifespan, it can be refurbished or used to make something else. For example, it can be repurposed into a table top or a cupboard. It could also be recycled into paper products. The possibilities are endless because it is a natural product.

Wood offers you a quality material at a good value. Because it is a natural product, the manufacturing process is not so gruesome. Actually, less manufacturing time is required therefore the cost of this material is quite reasonable. Of course, this depends on the type and rarity of the wood that you choose.

Wooden doors are solid. That means that they are tough and can handle various weather conditions. This is obvious if you consider that wood comes from trees. Wood literally grows on trees (thought I’d just throw that in there). And where do trees grow? Outside. Therefore, they are subject to all types of weather conditions.

Wood is durable. It doesn’t require much maintenance, especially if it has been treated during the manufacturing stage. It can last for decades and remain in a good condition, provided you take care of it. It will also continue to be quite sturdy throughout its lifetime. If you do need to repair it, it is also easy to do so.

Wood can naturally regulate humidity. It is able to absorb moisture in damp conditions and it can release moisture in dry conditions. It has this ability simply because it is a natural material.

Wooden doors are reliable, durable and sustainable. They are hard wearing and will last you a lifetime if you take good care of them. You can have different designs carved onto them for a modern appearance or to make a bold statement. So the options available to you are endless.

Jad Doors is a family run business that was established in 1995. We are manufacturers of standard & custom made wooden doors, windows, skirtings & mouldings, garage doors. We are also stockists of superior quality door hardware.