First impressions mean a lot. A new front door can enhance curb appeal, improve security and lower utility costs. According to “Remodeling Magazine” a steel entry door replacement project returns 85.6 percent of your investment. Fiberglass doors are generally more expensive, but they’re still a smart investment. According to the same report, a fiberglass entry door project will yield a return of 65.9 percent.
Certain energy-efficient exterior doors are eligible for federal tax credits of up to $500, excluding installation costs.