windows-and-doors-resources black_pix

Explore and Discover


Browse through our blog postings below to learn more!

If you have any further questions, contact NorthShield directly to speak to a knowledgeable professional!

back
29
Jun
2017

Why you need a steel entry door


Durability

Your entry door is supposed to last for a number of years. When you spend a significant amount of money on a door, the last thing you want is to have to replace it too soon. Steel doors are the answer to your durability concerns. They are tough, and they will hold their shape no matter the weather conditions they are faced with. No matter how hot or cold it gets, you can rely on your steel doors to stand the test of time.

 

Safety

Your front door is one of the main components of home security. If you have a weak or poor quality door, it can be easy for somebody to break in. Steel entry doors will help you sleep easy since their toughness is great for durability as well as safety. The tougher your door, the better your defense against potential intruders.

 

Energy Efficiency

Apart from keeping intruders out, your front door also needs to keep the elements at bay. This means that it needs to keep the heat out in summer and the cold out in winter. Not only does your door need to fit the frame perfectly in order to prevent air and water infiltration, but it also needs to be made of the right material to prevent the transfer of cold or heat. Steel door manufacturers have taken the necessary steps to ensure that steel doors are poor conductors and this will help keep your energy bills as low as possible. Thanks to improvements in insulation techniques, we can enjoy the strength without sacrificing comfort.

 

Style

There is no denying the beauty of steel doors. They are elegant and can completely transform the look and curb appeal of any home. Your manufacturer will be able to offer a number of designs and colors which means that you can make a choice based on your preferences and the style of your home. You can even ask about different glass options and designs to add more character to the entry of your home.

 

At NorthShield Windows and Doors, we offer a wide selection of entry doors, including steel doors. Our team is always happy to offer professional advice as well as a free in-home estimate. Contact us today at Winnipeg (204) 272-3725 / Toronto (905) 326-3444 for more information and to schedule an estimate with our team.

call now Call Now Entry Doors View Doors Windows Windows Quote Me Quote Me

thank you!


We will be in touch shortly to provide you with more information!

close

thank you


We will contact you as soon as possible to set up an appointment!

close

Thank you!


Your inquiry has been submitted - we will be contacting you shortly!

close

thank you


Thank you for subscribing to our specials!

close

thank you


Thank you for contacting us! We will get in touch with you shortly

close
X

REQUEST A CALLBACK

Free consultation with NorthShield specialist!




Google Rating
4.7
Jeff Love
a week ago
11 new windows, 3 entry doors, 2 patio doors, phenomenal look and installation. Hydro bill dropped significantly even with the increase in rates. Team was fast and efficient. Broke one window and had it ordered and installed within a few days! Will use these guys for all my future window and door needs! A++++ experience.
Sanjay Tamang
4 months ago
Love our new windows and doors. We had all our windows replaced on the main floor, side door and front door, as well as the storm doors. The installation team was great. They removed the existing awning and were really great at cleaning up after the work. There were a couple of issues after the install, but the after sales service team of Alex and Walter were able to resolve it promptly. Great advice from Walter about keeping the humidity inside the house to maintain the windows, and also how to operate them properly. And thanks very much Alex and team for buying the doorbell and installing it for us, as well as fixing the bottom part of the door frames to cover holes on the flooring. Appreciate all your hard work and for going the extra mile. Will definitely recommend your company to friends, neighbors and family.
Nadine D
in the last week
Jim came by to give us a quote on a window and door he was very friendly until we sat down and decided what we wanted in are window and door. He was saying that are home was not are forever home. Insulted our house how does he know this is not our forever home very rude. Then he ask us the other company that came by we told him and the quote that they gave us, and he started being argumentative saying that it cant be its too low they cant be cheaper then me. And also pushing us to get a storm door which we said we just want a door then he said if we go to home depot there doors are not good. Sorry but dont want someone that insults are home and is rude instilling are window and door.
Thomas Carlyle
2 months ago
NorthShield did an excellent job with our house. They were the lowest price our of 4 companies I contacted for quotes. The windows look beautiful, and the molding is very well done. The installation was very quick, they replaced all of the windows in our house in about 4 hours. They cleaned up everything completely afterwards inside and outside, you can't even tell they were here! Very professional, very high quality installation, materials and work. I would highkly recommend them.
John Rawson
3 weeks ago
Firstly, I received a quote from Northshield in September - When I called to go forward with the windows it was early November and the price had jumped up close to $1,000. We had many quotes for windows, Northshield was not the cheapest but I went with them due to good reviews. They seem to have an issue with customer service as my windows were ready for over a month with no installation date in sight. I called and left several messages trying to get an idea of installation date before anyone called me back. The only reason I am giving more than 1 star is because the final product and installation team was good, aside from the slight crack in one of my frames and the mess left behind in my yard including many cigarette butts. In the future I will be going with a different company and would not recommend them.
See All Reviews