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Old 05-05-2010, 08:20 PM   #1
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Fullview storm door with stained wood front door

Hey all,

I recently bought a nice wood stained door with stained glass insets at a good price. I haven't put it on the hinges yet, but I went to home depot today, and inquired about storm doors. I'm interested in a full view glass door, but the home depot guy said that I shouldnt get one a storm door because it will trap heat, and warp the door. is this true?? My front door faces North, but I'm concerned about protecting the door from the elements. thanks


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Old 05-06-2010, 06:18 AM   #2
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This is true for doors that get sunlight, the more sunlight, the worse can be the problem. It can bake a dark finish off the door of a south facing unit. A north facing door should not be an issue.


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