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A brushed stainless steel double door makes a bold statement. Brushed stainless is very durable and will complement other features such as lighting, gates, and street address numbers. This home facade illustrates how to combine a modern double entry door with a rustic old world type of wall. The design method of combining old and new is extensively used in Europe. An ancient building that is hundreds of years old is renovated. Old walls are “framed and lighted” and become a part of the composition. This creates tremendous depth and sophistication that cannot be achieved with all modern materials and methods. A similar effect and feel can be accomplished by combining old and new methods and materials. The intersection of the old and new methods and materials should not look too planned or choreographed. Pairing a stainless steel double door with old walls should look more arbitrary and convey an unplanned afterthought. This can create a knockout space when executed successfully. The combination of old and new is sometimes referred to as "Grunge Architecture".
These particular metal double doors have brushed stainless steel door pulls. However, sculpted door pulls are available and create the aforementioned effect within the door. The large brushed stainless steel entry door provides the background for the hand-sculpted door pulls. The sculpted metal textures create a level of visual warmth that the Brushed Stainless Steel cladding cannot create by itself.
Our narrow backset deadbolt is included with all Modern Steel Doors. The faceplate and collars are finished to match your pivot front door. This modern door lock has a heavy-duty laminated throw with an integrated anti sawing pin. Send in your key and the door will ship keyed to match it.
We use a quality Baldwin deadbolt when a conventional deadbolt is desired. The deadbolt has square shaped faceplates and is available in satin black to match the powder coated finish or in satin nickel to match the brushed stainless steel pulls.
Smart locks complete the modern front door. Our smart lock of choice is the Baldwin Touchscreen Deadbolt. Clean design and innovative technology such as one-touch locking and 30-second auto lock make this smart lock the ultimate front door accessory. Moreover, homeowners can experience ultimate integration by controlling their smart lock with a smart home hub, such as Amazon Echo or Google Nest. Learn more about the Baldwin Smart Lock here.