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Doors FAQ

Your Questions about Doors Answered

Q: What is a standard size door?
OUR STANDARD SIZE DOORS THAT WE STOCK ARE 30, 32, 34, OR 36 X 80″ The doors actually measure smaller, a 32″ door measures 31 3/4″ x 79″

Q: How much for colour?
We have to order in doors that are coloured (painted). We would have to quote you a door with colour, there is no general price.

Q: Do you install?
Yes we do our own installations. Click here for more information

Q: Are they energy star rated?
Yes, however some glass inserts that are put in may affect that rating or dismiss it.

Q: Do you sell anything other than MDL doors?
YES, We have several door suppliers including Dorplex (Toronto, ON), Standard (Laval, Que) and MDL (London, ON).

Q: How long does it take for the product to come in?
SOME DOORS ARE ON A QUICK SHIP WHICH IS 2-3 WEEKS, OTHER DOORS WOULD TAKE UP TO 6 WEEKS TO COME IN.

Q: Do the doors come with hardware?
NO, THE DOORS DO NOT COME WITH HARDWARE ALREADY ON THE DOORS, WE DO SELL HARDWARE.

Q: Do the doors come prepped with a deadbolt hole?
THE DOORS DO NOT COME WITH A DEADBOLT PREP UNLESS SPECIFIED BY THE CUSTOMER.

Q: Can you take an inswing door and reverse it?
IT IS NOT RECOMMENDED TO TAKE AN IN-SWING DOOR AND TURN IT AROUND TO MAKE AN OUTSWING DOOR. OUTSWING DOORS HAVE DIFFERENT HINGES AND A BUMP SILL THAT MAKE IT AN OUTSWING DOOR TO PROTECT FROM WEATHER.

Q: Do you deliver?
WE DON’T HAVE A DELIVERY SERVICE SET UP, WE HAVE OUR INSTALLERS DO THE DELIVERIES WHEN THEY AREN’T ON AN INSTALL PROJECT. $125 FOR KITCHENER/WATERLOO AREA, CAMBRIDGE/GUELPH, AND SURROUNDING AREA WITHIN 25 KMS IS $200. ALL OTHER AREAS WILL BE QUOTED

Q: Do you cut down doors?
WE CAN CUT DOWN DOORS IF AND WHEN NECESSARY THOUGH WE WOULD RATHER ORDER THE CORRECT DOOR.

Q: Do we stock interior doors?
We don’t stock interior doors anymore however we can order every thing you need with reasonable lead times.

Q: Dow long does it take to get doors installed?
INSTALLATION CAN RANGE ANYWHERE FROM 1-4 WEEKS AFTER THE doors HAVE ARRIVED AT OUR LOCATION.

Q: What is the payment schedule?
WE REQUIRE AROUND 50% FOR A DEPOSIT, AND THE REMAINDER DUE UPON PICK UP OF PRODUCT.

Q: How do you measure for a door?
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Q: Do you offer financing?
WE DO NOT OFFER FINANCING IF YOU ARE ORDERING DOORS AND DOING YOUR OWN INSTALL.

Q: Do we have to keep our receipt for warranty?
YES, IT IS VERY IMPORTANT TO KEEP YOUR RECEIPT FOR WARRANTY PURPOSES.

Q: What options can we put on a door?
Jamb depth and material, brickmould, colour, glass style and size, steel or fiberglass, inswing or outswing, multi point lock, sidelights, venting sidelights, self-closing hinges

Q: Should I have BM even if I have siding?
Brickmould is an exterior trim that finishes the look of the exterior, an alternative to brickmould is to use aluminum capping.

Q: Should I bring supplies to take my product home?
Yes please bring straps or rope to hold down the door during transit

Q: Do you have door hardware?
YES, WE CARRY DOOR HARDWARE