Make first impressions count with the perfect wooden front door for your home. If you’re looking to give your house a makeover, your front door is the perfect place to start as it gives homeowners the opportunity to create a first impression that shows off your style to family and friends when you welcome them. Our top tips on what to look out for when buying a wooden door will give you all the advice you need.


bespoke wooden front door

The quality of a wooden door is something you need to look out for as it will determine durability and ability to protect your home. typically, the best quality front doors are made from hardwood, such as oak or beech, as it is much denser than softwood, making it a much more durable option. All of our wooden doors are manufactured with only the best quality materials to ensure that your entrance will last.


The security of your wooden door should be at the top of your priorities. The most secure wooden doors are the ones that are the most durable and have a good locking system. If your current wooden front door is loose in its frame, has faulty locks, or is made from weaker materials, it won’t offer your home adequate security. For complete peace of mind, upgrading to a wooden door from us will offer you the utmost safety. Wood is inherently strong and one of the few door materials that can be repaired, as wood is malleable and easy to work with. This means a wooden door will offer you and your home great security and confidence during its long life.

Select your style

Orange traditional wooden front door

You can choose any style whatsoever when it comes to your wooden front doors. No matter what style of home you have, whether it be a traditional townhouse or a modern new build, we can create the perfect style for you. Deciding on the right style for your home can be a daunting task, but if you put together a mood board or a sketch, it’s a great place to start when thinking about investing in a new door. This way, you can come to us with a few ideas and we can then work closely with you to create the best door for your home, advising you on the most suitable choices along the way.

If you’re stuck for inspiration, you can have a look through our previous installations, it’s a great way to getting yourself in the creative mindset so you can create your dream door. You can simply ask for a mixture of 1 and 10, for example, as we have numbered the images to make it easy for you to point out the combination of designs and styles that you like. These are here just for inspiration though, you aren’t restricted to the wooden doors in the gallery.

Getting the perfect fit

Once you have decided on the style of wooden door you would like, you’ll need to make sure that you get the right fit. We make all of our doors bespoke, exactly to your requirements and specifications, so your new door will fit correctly. All of our wooden doors come supplied in their own frame too, so there is no need to worry about having any obscure measurements for your home, we will work closely with you to make sure your new door will seamlessly fit where you want it.

Choose your new front door with Bailey Hague Joinery

Willow Court wooden front door

If you would like to upgrade the front of your home with a wooden door, get in touch with us and we will be happy to discuss any requirements or questions that you have. Our team will go through the whole process with you so that you can create a door like no other and guide you on what is best for both you and your home.