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Portella Announces Partnership with Ballistic Glass and Armor Solutions

April 27, 2021– Portella Steel Doors and Windows has announced a partnership with Ballistic Glass and Armor Solutions to offer state-of-the-art forced entry and ballistic glass coatings. This gives more options to their customers to further customize their doors and windows based on their safety needs. This partnership is a reflection of Portella’s ongoing commitment […]

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Portella Pivot Hardware Partnership with FritsJurgens

April 27, 2021– Portella Steel Doors and Windows has announced a partnership with FritsJurgens to offer cutting-edge, self-closing pivot hinges, as an option for their customers to further customize their doors. Portella’s partnership with FritsJurgens reflects their continued commitment to design and quality when it comes to every component of their custom steel windows and […]

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What You Should Know About Custom Shower Doors

On the list of home improvements that provide the best return on investment, updating your home’s bathrooms is always at the top of the list. When you make the right investments in updating your bathrooms, you can get more than a one hundred percent return on your investment in increased value for your home. There […]

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How to Give Your Patio a New Look for Summer

Summer’s almost here, and most of us are excited about beautiful weather and spending more time outdoors. If your patio gets a lot of use in warmer months, revamping your patio can bring a new and vibrant feel to your outdoor space that you and your family can enjoy all summer long. Luckily, updating your […]

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How to Figure Out the Architecture Style of a Home

At its core, architecture is the design and construction of all homes, buildings, and structures. Within general architecture, there are hundreds (or possibly thousands) of types and subtypes of architectural styles that vary greatly based on many factors, including the geographic location, era of construction, available materials, technology, and design taste of the time. If […]

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How to Update the Exterior of a Ranch-Style Home

Ranch-style homes exploded in popularity in the 1940s and stayed popular through the 1970s in the United States. In fact, during the 1970s, over 60 percent of new homes built in the United States were ranch-style homes.  Eventually, the popularity of ranch-style homes was overtaken by the larger custom homes of the 1980s, but many […]

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Are Pocket Doors a Good Idea?

If you are renovating or designing a home, then the choice of interior doors is essential, both in design and placement. Pocket doors are one style of door that may not be top of mind when considering new interior doors.  Older homes and homes with a small interior footprint often use pocket doors to save […]

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Can You Mix Interior Door Styles?

You might be surprised to realize how much of your home’s space is taken up by interior doors. Your home probably has bedroom doors, closet doors, utility room doors, bathroom room doors, and many other types of interior doors throughout the space.  Given the number of doors in your home’s interior, you should consider aesthetically […]

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How Can You Add Value To A Home?

Whether you’re planning to sell your home soon, or you just want to maximize its value for yourself, there are a lot of ways you can make changes to increase the market value. Whether you’re considering a simple paint job or a complete renovation, you can find ways to increase the value of your home […]

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