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Finest Quality Handcrafted Custom Steel Doors & Windows

Beautiful, Proven, and Dependable

Whether this is your first experience or you are already familiar with Portella, we have a library of options and solutions for you to explore. We look forward to working with you, and helping you achieve your unique vision of your next signature project.

Announcing Portella’s New Thermally Broken Profile Patent

Announcing Portella’s New Thermally Broken Profile Patent

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The Trend to Large Format Doors Means Complex Installations

The Trend to Large Format Doors Means Complex Installations

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Portella Announces The Contemporary 3-D Metal Door

Portella Announces The Contemporary 3-D Metal Door

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Adolphus Hotel (Dallas, TX) Window Walls

Adolphus Hotel (Dallas, TX) Window Walls

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Joseph Fowler Homes Austin Texas

Joseph Fowler Homes Austin Texas

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Modern Office Space

Modern Office Space

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Steel Shower Enclosure Dallas Texas

Steel Shower Enclosure Dallas Texas

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Roof Panels – Brian Bailey Homes, Inc

Roof Panels – Brian Bailey Homes, Inc

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Bainbridge Island, Seattle Washington

Bainbridge Island, Seattle Washington

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Santa Barbara Ranch Style Home

Santa Barbara Ranch Style Home

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Portella Product Lines

Custom steel windows and doors from Portella feature narrow sight lines, exceptional strength, and unique sizing not to mention virtually limitless design options.

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Performance

Portella is proud of our commitment to continue product development, testing and certification complience. Our doors and windows are third-party tested and have ASTM, NFRC, AAMA, and soon Florida Building Code certifications.

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A Solution to Steel Window and Door Thermal Challenges

Artisan Series is a solution for luxury residential, boutique commercial applications or historical projects. Our Artisan Series is NOT a variation of existing non-thermally broken European extrusion products or “enhanced” thermally broken profiles. Portella’s Artisan specialty doors utilize a GRP (glass reinforced polyetherimide) which is a non-conducting material with steel, that combines strength and superior thermal performance. Manufacturers offering only insulated glass without addressing the thermal transfer of the frame does to solve the problem. We invite you to view the Artisan design guide on our Artisan product pages.

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Portella Difference

Portella understands what Architects are looking for. Here is what makes Portella different:

  • Trademark narrow-profile sightlines
  • Factory installed glass with Low-E options for maximum energy efficiency
  • NFRC rated thermally broken laser fusion welded and cold-rolled options
  • Wet glazed glass eliminates any possibility of moisture penetration
  • Clear and concise communication from quotation to shop drawings
  • Tested and engineered designs
  • One point communication with knowledgeable Portella Project Managers
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Blog & News

Tour the World with Our Favorite Past and Present Architecture Exhibitions

United States   Snarkitecture’s Fun House – Washington DC   The National Building Museum in Washington DC recently hosted Snarkitecture’s debut comprehensive museum exhibition, Fun House. Attendees experienced an abstract rendering of a traditional home inside a freestanding structure. Visitors were welcome to wander the rooms of the monochrome, white home which was surrounded by […]

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Architect Renzo Piano is a Master of Light and Landscape

Renzo Piano is a Pritzker Prize winning architect well known for his futuristic public spaces. Piano has mastered the art of adapting to the need and context of any space and with work ranging from museums to sports stadiums to courthouses, he doesn’t limit himself to a certain type of project. He believes that light […]

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