How to Choose the Right Exterior Door

A black wood exterior door in El Paso.A front door needs to be trustworthy when facing the everchanging elements, but it also needs to fit the design of your project’s infrastructure. When finding the right new construction doors for your project, the contractors at Trim Team in El Paso will provide you with high-quality, low-maintenance, and, most importantly, affordable door options. Our expert contractors will be able to point you in the right direction of what you’re looking for. 

Trim Team has exactly what you need at a great cost if you’re in the El Paso area and need good quality but affordable new construction doors. Contact us online or call (915) 856- 0791 to learn more.

What Are Your Material Options?

When deciding what kind of exterior door material you want to use, you first must familiarize yourself with your options. The four door materials contractors offer are Fiberglass, Steel, Wood, and Aluminum. When choosing the material for their project, your client should consider durability, cost, warranty, and upkeep. 


  • Tough, weather-resistant, and customizable.
  • Inexpensive and visually appealing.
  • Filled with foam insulation to prevent any heat loss.
  • Comes with long warranties.


  • The most affordable material.
  • Can be easily dented or scratched. However, it is much stronger than wood and fiberglass.
  • Part of a pre-hung system.


  • Most common exterior door material.
  • Traditional look.
  • Requires more upkeep, although it can be handcrafted for an original design.
  • A unique appearance that you can’t get with other materials.
  • Price can vary depending on the intricacy of the design.


  • Low maintenance, although very expensive.
  • Never rusts or needs to be repainted.
  • Has an insulation core.
  • Usually comes with a 20-year warranty.
  • Must be custom-built.

Here at Trim Team, we pride ourselves on our customizable options for shape, design, and color. These four materials offer clients much to think about when planning their construction projects.

Make the Right Choice

The perfect door for your client’s project can be — and no pun intended — the entryway to a great experience. Whether it’s a house, a restaurant, or a start-up business, the door will give the first impression of the infrastructure it protects. Let the Trim Team help you, help your client choose the door that fits. 

Are you in need of quality-grade materials for your upcoming construction project? Trim Team has the products for you at the best affordable price El Paso has to offer.  Contact us online or call (915) 856- 0791 to learn more today!