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In-depth reports examining the materials and techniques involved with installing and restoring windows and doors in traditionally-designed or historic homes, including style specifications. 

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The Tudor-style door echoes the trim on the entryway.

Creating a Period Entryway

Regardless of its traditional style, the front door, the signature of the home’s architecture, is designed to make a grand entrance.

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Editors' Picks: Windows

Our editors highlight multiple articles on windows, from wood windows to restoring bronze and steel windows, even stock options. Read on to learn more.

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Ask the Expert - Historic Hardware

We know you have questions on how hardware can bring out the unique character of your historic home. We've asked industry expert and Director of Product Development at Nostalgic Warehouse, Bill Metzger to help with the answers.

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Mortise and Tubular Latches/Locks

Ask the Expert - Historic Hardware Q&A - What is the difference between mortise and tubular latches/locks?

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Measurements for New Door Hardware

Ask the Expert - Historic Hardware Q&A - What measurements do you need to know before purchasing a new set of door hardware?

Buying Guide Spotlight

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Marvin

Marvin is a manufacturer of wood windows and doors that creates products inspired by how people live. They have a variety of product lines that carry over 11,000 standard sizes as well as custom shapes and sizes, and specializes in historic rehabilitation.