You with the look, personality and mood you want. No two doors can ever be exactly alike. The defects are naturally made and are random and will vary board to board. Natural characteristics are knots of different sizes, variations in color, grain swirl, wormholes, pin holes. This is part of the charm of using reclaimed lumber.
You can request a very rustic look with the natural nail holes, hail marks. Weathered by storms, pin holes, termite holes from long ago critters that no longer inhabit these doors or you can ask that we. Most of our doors are deeply influenced by castle doors from England, Spain and Italy. Built from solid wood our arched. Pounded pieces you see decorating our doors giving a charm and uniqueness only limited by imagination.Our niche is using very old kiln dried wood to make rustic doors. If you want your door to look like brand new wood in a. Rustic style then tell us and we will use brand new wood. Otherwise, you are getting a piece of history. We use Doug Fir that. Is solid reclaimed lumber and we can choose wood that is less rustic and sanded smooth for a less rustic look or choose wood. That has a medium or more rustic quality to it. The lumber has been kiln fired. These one of a kind works of art, brought back to San Diego where our employees dress them out with the hardware, assemble. Trim packages and weather stripping, order and insert glass as needed and crate if they are going to a destination other than San Diego. Your door will look as good as the person hanging it is qualified. My husband no longer hangs doors but he is an expert in reclaimed. Lumber doors and he can hang one to perfection in about an hour. You cannot take a custom made door like this and pay a handyman. The lowest price possible and expect this to slide right into place like a Home Depot pre hung interior door. We will be glad to give advice but please make sure you or whoever is hanging the door is experienced in hanging rustic. Even the most difficult door should not take more than a couple of hours if you have given. Us the correct rough opening measurements, jamb width and thickness of the door. Your door will only look as good as the person installing the door. We do not use new wood, engineered wood or.
On request and for an up charge we can do new knotty alder or mahogany wood but it will still have the. Our Dutch doors and double doors come with a handcrafted straight slide bolt to hold stationary door in place. We can make any door into a Dutch door. All out swing doors have security pin hinges. All doors come with 1 wood threshold.
Weather protection for door bottom will be customer's responsibility. All hardware on unfinished doors will be sent separately and the customer is responsible to install.We can provide glass at an extra cost. Dual glazed 1/2 one side tempered. Note: We can use architectural glass on some tempered, one side laminate and one side dual glazed. Glass adds one to two weeks to door quoted schedule except for clear laminate glass. When you order a door from us we will need your rough opening, the jamb width, the thickness of the door 1-1/2 - 2-1/2 or more inches for the Doug Fir doors. IF you do an upgrade to mahogany or alder we can only go 2 inches. All your hardware comes finished with installation screws and or decorative clavos (wrought iron nails). Your installer will install these after the door is finished.
If you are ordering specialty hardware like custom faux hinges or custom door knockers this will take. Longer for the blacksmith to make. We can send your doors as soon as it is ready without the custom. Hardware or wait and send your door once the hardware is completed. If you choose to have us send.We do not make one cent off of this. We will charge exactly what. The post office or Fed Ex charges us. NONE of the doors will be pre hung.
We will send heavy duty ball bearing hinges. We will send all of the jamb pieces so your installer can more easily install the door without making. A pre hung door work in the space and this way a door can be made to open in or out and be. A right or a left hand swing. Our threshold is a flat wood threshold with a beveled edge facing the exterior.
If you wish to have your own threshold just remove the wood threshold by removing the. 3 screws from the jamb. If the door is stored before installing make sure it is stored flat on level ground or if vertical. It must be at a 90 degree angle or straight up from the ground. If it is leaned against the wall.
At an angle it could warp. Because the wood is aged, worn and handcrafted, your installer needs to have enough experience. To be able to make on the spot adjustments for the perfect fit.
We will take a picture of the door in the crate and will include a checklist for everything that is in the crate. The installer puts door back on hinges and re inserts the hinge pins. The jamb and door for a good fit and installs the door stop and Q-lon weather stripping included. In the crate last to fit correctly against the closed door.
We do not bore lock or dead bolt holes. If your door is an interior door we will stain one of 5 Min Wax and Sayer colors if you would like at no extra cost. We are door and furniture makers not professional refinishers.If you really want us to stain an exterior door you need to state you understand. If you have a good overhang for your exterior door where the door is protected let us know. The finish we use for interior doors should last many, many years. The finish is not sufficient for doors exposed to the sun and elements. There are professional finishers out there who will use a two step epoxy finish. Or a paint that will protect an exterior door. Most people ask for the exterior doors to be unstained.
We will send you examples of doors that are distressed rustic, wire brushed with more character. Also doors that are medium rustic the way the wood comes or less rustic where the door is sanded extra well. Check for 1/8 space between door jamb and top of non hinged vertical jamb. Can adjust if door is too tight. Remove screws at jamb connection of top of jamb to.Pre drill new location and put jamb back together. Past this point has to do with THIS listing. No small print to read.
The article was published in the Enquirer the next month. Juli is on the left and I on on the right. This was taken a month or so after she arrived in Italy. Trophies and prizes she had accumulated. My favorite painting Paolo did of Juli on the boat reading.
I still have the original. Juli and I traveled to Spain one year. Juli is on the right in the photo below.This was the last time we were together in her home shortly before she passed away. Anneke, I'm right now at the Tintoretto House - it is simply extra beautiful.
I had the opportunity to talk with a lady living the next door on the right , she came out just the moment I was standing there, and she showed me the mezanine where Juli lived. The lady could tell me her name, as she remembers Juli very well. The flat went under deep renovation , according what she said, and now the Consul of Italy in India lives there (he must not stay at home much often). Also the old guy that sells glass art next door remembers Juli , as she introduced to him some customers from US.You see , as soon as you are remembered , you are still among us - Thank you , Renato. The item "58 X 86 with hanging rail system Rustic vintage reclaimed lumber solid Doug Fir" is in sale since Thursday, April 2, 2020.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Architectural & Garden\Doors". The seller is "dreams_of_italy" and is located in San Diego, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.