We all know mahogany doors and windows are a beauty to possess and a magnificent entry to greet guests but the process to obtain one may be as easy as a sleek fine road or as complicated as a bumpy ride. By dedicating three minutes to this article you will be saving yourself some nasty bumps such as wasted time, stress, and more money.
Deadlines, Deadlines the greatest stress causing factor in construction. From commercial construction to residential construction deadlines apply to all. Custom solid mahogany manufacturers normally require 10-12 weeks to manufacture. Give your self leeway time in case a modification arises or common human errors occur.
Order Door Handles and other Hardware ahead of time. As a witness of countless occasions a door handle fit perfectly to introduce the decor style of a home. However, the decorative door hardware and door handle manufacturer required 8 weeks delivery time, too late for that client. For that reason, keep in mind hardware brands vary in delivery time some may take 1 – 2 weeks others as long as 8 – 10 weeks. Check with your provider as it varies per. manufacturer.
Provide accurate dimensions, this one might just save your prized entrance! Dimensions are one aspect you want to have as clear as Mr. Clean’s windows. Any deviations may cost you your custom entrance. In the business of custom windows and entrances a common mistake is giving door slab dimension instead of the masonry opening (MO).
Product Approvals, Tested Material
Make sure your manufacturer holds product approvals for wood doors and windows that are accepted by the building code for your city. Building code approvals is the reason why builders buy from a certain manufacturer. Make certain that your provider holds product control permits, or building code approvals that are accepted by your city. This way the inhabitants will remain protected by tested material, building inspections will be passed swiftly and successfully, and you will avoid product problems such as water infiltration and leaks, product disintegration, and exterior impacts.
We highly recommend you pick a finish from the manufacturer’s selection of finishes. If you decide to have your own color, request a sample on the manufacturers mahogany before making your final decision on that color, a sample fee may apply. This is because different kinds of wood such as mahogany, oak, and knotty alder absorb outer coats differently.
Make sure your door installation is performed by personnel who is experienced with this type of job and product. If you want a quick, and successful installation make it your duty to confirm that the installation personnel is experienced and professional with the tools required to install an entry door. Better yet, ask the manufacturer who is recommended or certified by them. The door manufacturer may also recommend a specialized installation company.
At last, maintain and relish your majestic mahogany entryway.