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Architecturally Designed Steel Doors & Windows

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If you’re looking for custom steel doors in Denver, Portella offers a unique product line that brings together dynamic design and aesthetic. With our patented thermally broken profiles, we can offer a limitless range of designs suited to your project needs, and our narrow sightlines offer the best view of that Denver skyline or mountain range.

For your next snowbound project or build, work with Portella to find a custom fit for anything from residential to commercial applications.

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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Four Distinct Product Lines

Beyond the remarkable quality of each product, we offer a wide range of design and style options which allows us to truly customize every product for the task at hand. With four product lines spanning Artisan Thermally Broken, Classic, and Storefront Interiors or Exteriors, we can craft a set of tailored steel doors and windows without sacrificing strength, visual appeal, or architectural integrity. View our gallery of projects in Denver and other locations to get an idea of the impact our custom steel installations can bring to whatever you’re planning next.

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Quality, Tested and Certified

When we talk about performance for Portella’s metal doors and windows, it means verifiable dedication to a rigorous product development and testing cycle that guarantees every product we produce meets and exceeds standards. In addition to third party testing, our steel doors are certified with ASTM, NFRC, and AMAA, with Florida Building Code certification on the horizon.

With our commitment to improving our product lines and surpassing standards with every new round of production, we hope to provide a cross of functionality and stunning design perfect for your next set of custom windows or steel doors in Denver.

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Warm in the Winter

Denver can present a unique challenge for windows or doors with metal frames when it comes to thermal conditions and the general climate of Colorado. Fortunately, our Artisan Series is crafted with a variety of thermal and energy efficiency challenges in mind. This allows us to offer Denver designs and materials that were previously unavailable due to difficulties with climate and weather.

With traditional metal frame windows and doors it’s easy for temperature fluctuations to affect heat gain or loss from the metal frames. With the Artisan series, we’ve introduced a GRP (glass reinforced polyacrylamide) which is a non-conducting material that reinforces strength and thermal performance, keeping the cold air in or out depending on the season.

420 Oak Lane Project
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Why Portella?

Portella’s interest in continued excellence encompasses more than just our high quality product lines. From beginning to end, our aim is to build architecturally proven products and strong relationships with builders, architects, and businesses interested in the absolute best custom steel doors and windows. Here are a few points that highlight all we have to offer:

 

  • Patented, narrow profile sightlines to see more of the Denver mountain ranges
  • Factory installed glass featuring Low-E options to regulate energy efficiency
  • Metal stops or traditional wet glaze, with interior or exterior glazing options
  • NFRC rated thermally broken simulated divided lite or true divided lite options
  • Clear, concise, one-point communication with one of Portella’s knowledgeable Project Managers from the very first quote to drafting.

Contact a Project Manager to talk about your next project.

The Ronson Home - front view

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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