Custom Designs, Absolute Quality
Customized metal windows and doors in Baltimore.
With four unique product lines, Portella has answers for all styles of architectural project or historical restoration. Our patented thermally broken profiles allow us to customize each individual product to your particular specifications. Designed to exceed building standards and preserve narrow sightlines, our windows and steel doors are perfect for your next build in Baltimore. Add a unique view to your business or boutique residential construction, with interior and exterior options built to suit any specification.
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Portella Announces The Contemporary 3-D Metal DoorView Project
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Joseph Fowler Homes Austin TexasView Project
Modern Office SpaceView Project
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Roof Panels – Brian Bailey Homes, IncView Project
Bainbridge Island, Seattle WashingtonView Project
Santa Barbara Ranch Style HomeView Project
A Line for Your Style
Working with specialized architectural requirements for new buildings or restorations, it can be hard to find products that fit your exact needs. With Portella, you’ll have access to a limitless library of design options and customizable steel installations. If you’re looking to capture a special view of the Baltimore port or simply looking to redesign your business interior with a sleek new feel, we can work with you to make that vision happen.
Of course, all of our custom doors and windows will benefit from our patented profiles that provide enhanced strength, feature our narrow sightlines, and help maintain an energy efficient environment without sacrificing the appealing aesthetic of glass and steel.
We’re proud to provide unique steel doors and windows that are a product of a constant cycle of testing and product development. To ensure that you receive only the most up to date products, we have our doors and windows third-party tested and certified. With ASTM, NFRC, AMAA, and soon Florida Building Code certifications, you can trust that our steel installations will work for your next project.
Expanding in Baltimore, or updating a restoration project with a new look and stylish metal framed doors or windows? Our product lines can be custom built to fit your particular needs all while meeting and often exceeding standard building codes.
Solving Thermal Challenges
With metal frame doors and windows, manufacturers often struggle to address the thermal challenges that come from losing or gaining heat where the glass meets the frame. While others offer insulated glass designs that fall short of solving the thermal transfer along the frame, our Artisan Series introduces a GRP (glass reinforced polyetherimide) which acts as a non-conducting material to strengthen the build and reinforce thermal performance.
This translates to higher energy efficiency, climate resistant builds, and a more controlled thermal environment thanks to our innovative designs and development.
Portella: See the Difference
Whether it’s a new set of metal doors and windows in Baltimore or one of the many other locations we service, architects and enterprising new builders come to us for our absolute quality. The Portella difference isn’t just about the excellence of our products, take a look at some of the other reasons we’re a top choice for new projects and architectural design:
- Factory installed glass with Low-E options to maximize energy efficiency
- Clear and concise communication from the quote to the drafting stage
- Metal stops or traditional wet glaze, with interior or exterior glazing options to eliminate moisture penetration
- One point communication with Portella’s knowledgable Project Managers at every step of the design and install process
- NFRC rated thermally broken simulated divided lite or true divided lite options
Blog & News
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Architecture and building materials are often in flux. Now, more than ever, the push towards sustainability and innovative design are expanding the limits of what might be a suitable, artistic, or practical building material. We see bamboo, recycled wood, and a number of other natural elements incorporated, but one thing that seems to have made […]Read