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Modular Large Sliding Doors

Always enthusiastic about solving the challenges associated with large doors for architects, designers and contractors all over the world, Modern Doors for Sale introduces our latest solution addressing the issues associated with the deliverability of large oversized sliding doors of immense size.

Certainly large doors are expensive to accommodate at every level of handling due to their massive size and dimensions. Big doors are hard to make, move, package, ship, load, unload, maneuver throughout the job site, finish and install; creating frustration at every phase along the way.

Large modular sliding doors lighweight high strength assemble on site high precisionThat is, until now.

Modern Doors for Sale has created a lighter weight alternative for building large doors that results in a door that is super strong and can be perfectly straight. Our certified true flat big doors can be not only guaranteed to be flat, but to remain flat – that means NO bending, warping, twisting, cupping or otherwise failing – for 50 years!

Our latest development addresses the transfer of your large door from our factory in Washington state, to your job site located anywhere in the world. The expense of delivery of the door to your location can be extremely costly (and may even be impossible, except for to and from military installations due to their non-traditional transfer methods).

What is the newest development in large sliding door delivery; the invention of the perfectly straight:

MODULAR LARGE SLIDING DOOR

Modular large sliding doors 20 modular pieces 45 ft x 16 ft large slding doorNow we can create a true flat 50 ft. wide sliding door (that would be impossible to ship by standard methods) that is modular, making it much more cost effective to ship to your location.

That means that we build your large sliding door in our factory, and we design it to be disassembled at our plant for shipping in several “modular” sections for easy (traditional) shipping from us to you. When your door arrives, you simply offload the crate of modular door section and re-assemble on site at the location for installation.

Much easier to transfer, ship and manage throughout the entire process without compromising the performance of your large doors.

Contact us to find out why so many of the best architects, designers, contractors, millworks and the military trust Modern Doors for sale for all their large high precision sliding doors that thanks to our new modular design can be enjoyed by all of our friends in the door business.

Pivot Door

pivot entry doors phoenixThe latest trend in the most exquisite contemporary entry door is the pivot entry door. This modern pivot door is the elegant entrance option that makes a huge impact when approaching any structure’s opening. Nothing is as impressive as the first impression made by a contemporary pivot door.

And pivot doors are not the huge solid door planks on a pivot that you’re used to seeing in the past. The newest designers are rolling out pivoting doors that more accurately represent a French door – that is a solid surface door frame with a large lite cut out for glass – which is the most visually impressive pivot door presentation.

Pivoting exterior doors with glass and pivoting wood entry doors with glass are the newest additions to the exclusive upscale exterior home doors in high end home contemporary architecture. Pivoting home exterior doors are the most noticeable feature when approaching any modern architectural residence. The added presentation of an exterior pivot door and/or multiple pivot exterior doors not only drives up the fashionable curb appeal of the property but honors the design contributions of the architect (or designer) who embraced the idea of using exterior pivot doors on the project.

pivot doorsWood Pivot Door

Wood pivot doors have presented many problems associated with the nature of the raw material. The primary challenge associated with a wood pivot door is that wood warps. In order for a wood pivot door to be functional, it must remain warp-free as door warping will compromise the door seal. The other issue that is challenging is that of weight. Wood (as well as other materials) used in pivot door making is quite heavy requiring expensive hardware and extra structural enhancements to support the heavier pivot door.

 

Large Pivot Door

Large pivot doors are faced with both the issues of the wood pivot door to the Nth degree. Big pivot doors are going to have more weight due to the sheer size, and all oversize pivot doors will warp regardless of the building material used, especially if they are exposed – as in exterior pivot doors – or stand between two separate areas that may have varying temperature or moisture content causing the pivot door to fail and require ongoing maintenance over the life of the pivot door.

pivot door hardware search on googlePivot Door Hardware

Based in the pivot door’s weight, you may require more expensive pivot door hardware, i.e., heavy duty door hinges. There are many types of door hinges made for a wide variety of pivot door styles. The most popular is the center pivot hinge or center hung pivot hinge in the pivot hardware arena.

This greatly affects the overall cost of the project because more than half the cost could be attributed to pivot hinge heavy duty especially if it is an industrial or commercial project. Even more expensive is the commercial door pivot hinge that is designed for heavy use when integrating with commercial door pivots. If you create a lighter weight door you can avoid the added expense of heavy duty pivot door hardware.

New Generation of Pivot Doors

Modern Doors for Sale has the ultimate pivot door solution utilizing the latest in high-tech composite pivot door technology to provide our distinguished clients with the best pivot doors possessing none of the drawbacks associated with other traditional pivot doors.

It is this radical new revolutionary approach to pivot door building that results in high precision pivot doors that are insulated, lightweight, high strength and can be guaranteed not to warp, bend, twist or otherwise fail for up to 50 years.

large pivot doorsHigh Precision Pivot Doors

We have been producing the most high precision entry doors on the planet and our prestigious high-end clientele will not accept anything less than the perfect pivoting front door. We can produce the most precision pivot door due to the precision of the patented door core that we use deep inside the pivot door’s construction with the highest degree of tolerance (+/- .006 inch). No other pivot door core material can be such high precision.

And enormous variety of options avail for end users who seek our large high precision T slot door designs that help to overcome a variety of challenges, concerns and considerations.

Lightweight Pivot Doors

Solving the challenges associated with expensive hardware can be attributed to the weight of your finished pivot door. Our lightweight pivot door blanks feature an insulated solid core, weigh a fraction of what traditional pivot door core material possess in overall weight, resulting in a pivot door that weighs a fraction of the weight of any other pivot door with a solid substrate.

High Strength Non Warping Door

Only Modern Doors for Sale can have strength greater than steel (660 PSI) pound for pound and can produce a door that can be guaranteed to be true flat (with little or no deflection regardless of size, not like the sloppiness that is acceptable according to AWI standards) and because the patented composite core has structure grids imbedded in the solid insulated core material your pivot door can be perfectly flat and guaranteed to stay flat and not to warp for 50 years regardless of size!

Now, even very large pivot doors can be guaranteed not to fail, raising the bar for lightweight, high strength doors (which could never have been guaranteed not to warp previously).

pivot door high precision entry doorsCustom Pivot Doors

Your Modern Doors for sale pivot doors can be customized to meet your specifications. We can create your custom pivot door to have any visual style, including all types of doors, including stile and rail, solid door plank, wood stave, solid metal, French door, sliding pivot door, or any other kind of custom pivot door that you or your client desires. Your custom pivot door specification may include additional enhancements or requirement like, bullet proof, extreme weather proof, soundproof, waterproof, etc…

Any Door Material

Modern Doors for Sale can make your pivot door using any pivot door material that you can imagine. We manufacture your pivot doors to your architectural specifications of any flat building material, including any wood species, aluminum, brick, ceramic, concrete, fiberglass/FRP, glass, Kevlar, Lexan polycarbonate, LVL, MDF, metal, plastic, stainless steel, etc…

Architectural Door Replacement

This is why Modern Doors for sale excels in the area of architectural door replacements. We can match the appearance of even vintage entry doors using a variety of any materials available and meeting or exceeding specifications into the perfect pivot door solution.

Modern Exterior Doors

houston door modern home decorThe first impression made when approaching any modern architecturally designed structure is that of the initial exterior main entry door. For contemporary design the impact lies upon the modern interior doors that are the main egress point of the modern residential, commercial or industrial location.

Whether you are working with residential architects on modern home décor or on high tech industrial facilities the challenges for these exterior doors remain first in selecting the method by which the exterior door is manufactured then deciding on the appropriate entry door hardware. While these methods appear to be rudimentary there are important aspects that are handled by professional door representatives.

Large Modern Front Doors

modern exterior pivot door slabIn the case of modern front doors the emphasis on size is increasingly gaining importance in the marketplace creating specific challenges requiring particular attention. Due to the increase of size, the obvious challenge is that or weight; a heavy door will cause extra strain on both the hardware and the structure that could (and does) create cause for concern and increased maintenance over the life of the project.

In addition, large doors are not only heavy but they tend to warp, bend, twist, cup or otherwise fail over time and with changes in the weather or seasons, especially for large doors made of wood products. The problem is with the natural properties of the wood(s) causing them to expand and contract according to heat, cold, exposure to the elements or the existence of moisture in the air.

These days it is not uncommon for high end exterior doors to have a height greater than 8 foot exterior doors and a width in inches of 48 exterior door.

Warp-free Lightweight Modern Entry Doors

modern front doors exterior doorsThe ideal solution would be to create an insulated lightweight big wood door that is perfectly flat, and will not warp or fail under the conditions for which it was created. This is now possible thanks to modern composite door manufacturing technology even if the architect or designer has specified an extremely large wood door.

Until recently building a warp-free big wood door was just not possible (not to remain warp-free for any prolonged period of time) but thanks to a new patented technology it is not only possible to build a perfectly flat wood door but one that can be guaranteed to stay flat and not fail for 50 years.

How to Build a Warp-free Large Wood Door

At the heart of the warp-free wood door lies the core. Only one commercially available core material can be used to build an Eco-friendly lightweight high precision insulated oversized door that impresses the most demanding and discriminating clients in the world, insulated reinforced torsion box door core.

modern home decor main entry doorAny surface material can be specified to encompass the door core, even solid wood (that would normally be a threat to the project) and can be guaranteed true flat regardless of the door dimensions.

It is assumed that large door manufacturing be left to the professionals who are familiar with all the aspects of creating an award winning big door that will not fail and will begin service with a perfectly fitting door frame, hanging and matching entry door hardware for your outswing exterior door for specified front door sizes.

In order to guarantee the large modern wood door over the service life of the door to remain flawless, many calculations and performance solutions need to be integrated to the door’s dimensions and design. The combination of our qualified staff and this revolutionary new building material with years of experience of designing maintenance-free solutions for government, royalty, military and scientific applications all comes into play when designing the most high precision and high performance large wooden doors of any size or style.

Expectations of the Best Exterior Doors

modern outswing exterior doorOnly now is it possible to deliver the high end results enjoyed by the most prestigious owners of these modern front doors that far over-deliver on clients’ expectations due to this high performance exterior door slab. Now you can have a large modern door that can be made of any flat building material (even natural wood) that can be:

  1. Lightweight
  2. High strength
  3. Highest precision
  4. True flat
  5. Warp-free
  6. Insulated
  7. Sound deadening
  8. Waterproof
  9. Extreme weather-proof
  10. In any style of door (as replacement door)
  11. Any front door sizes
  12. Guaranteed not to fail for 50 years

All thanks to the reduced weight of the core material and composite materials specified by our true flat door team you can now that the best front door ever.

So, now you can enjoy the beauty and elegance of a solid wood large door without sacrificing performance while promoting a more sustainable world.

Modern Metal Door

modern entry door 8 exterior doorSetting new standards for wood doors, this revolutionary new insulated reinforced torsion box door core is infiltrating the modern metal door industry due to its high strength (independently tested at the University of Washington at 660 PSI+ pound-for-pound exceeding the strength of steel). No other commercially available Eco-friendly material is more lightweight and higher strength is known at this time.

Building a lightweight high strength modern metal door is not unlike how to build a insulated reinforced torsion box wood door, with the only exception being the architectural specification of any type of metal to be used as the final surface material.

A growing trend in modern metal doors in modern home design is residential steel entry doors.

The Most Popular Modern Front Doors

Fashion and style changes periodically amongst designers of modern structures, we can easily track what the current trends are by seeing an increase in the design specifications of the high end doors that we help to produce.

48 exterior door large wood doorWhen coming up with your own front entry door ideas, you may find it interesting to note that we see the current trend in modern front door fashion designer doors to be:

  1. Black front door
  2. Red front door
  3. White front door
  4. Modern French doors
  5. Modern steel doors
  6. Blue front doors
  7. Black exterior doors
  8. Metal exterior door
  9. Exterior Dutch doors (half doors)
  10. Natural wood doors
    1. Mahogany entry door
    2. Oak entry door
  11. Fiberglass front entry door

So, if you really want cool front doors, luxury front doors, insulated exterior doors,

Geographically speaking, these high-end door solutions that have been a mainstay for the eastern seaboard, especially throughout New York City and Manhattan are now gaining popularity amongst the exterior door connoisseurs entry doors Houston, followed by exterior doors Miami and exterior doors Atlanta.

 

Modern Interior Doors

modern interior sliding door interior designerInterior designers facing challenges associated with modern home décor team with architectural engineers to arrive at solutions that can easily accommodate the vision of the client and the most discriminating interior decorator providing the most effective and versatile pallet.

One of the most important design features of modern architecture is the incorporation of modern interior doors.

Modern Interior Doors

Unlike traditional doors, the best modern interior doors must reach standards that are difficult to achieve with standard building materials. What are the most exclusive high-end clients demanding in their modern doors?

  1. Eco-friendly
  2. modern interior doors modern doors interior designs modern sliding doorsHigh precision
  3. Insulated
  4. Sound deadening
  5. Warp resistant

To achieve the expectations of sustainability without compromising the visual impact of the project, the architectural designers must specify modern doors that utilize all the most effective methods of constructing custom modern doors of the best composite materials available.

To date, the most comprehensive base door core material that accomplishes all of the goals of the sustainable modern door is the true green insulated torsion box door core material.

How to Make Modern Door Core

How to make torsion box door core for modern interior doors insulated architectural doorsThe Eco-friendly core material is manufactured with the ecologically responsible use of natural wood fiber to construct the interior torsion box grid structure. The voids of the torsion box grids are filled wall-to-wall with rigid foam providing unparalleled strength and high performance. The torsion box composite creates a lightweight high strength composite base that is sandwiched between two stress skins to create the perfect door substrate material. The insulated torsion box door core material is manufactured naturally in the USA with no hazardous waste, using human laborers, formaldehyde-free waterproof adhesive and very little energy consumption.

Meeting Modern Door Expectations

large modern interior doors oversize interior swing doors insulated lightweight famous interior designersUsing this patented door core material imbues the modern door with all the door characteristics, as follows:

Both the manufacturing process and the end insulated torsion box door core material is a responsible use of natural and recycled materials and is build to last (for hundreds of years, not like modern disposable building materials) making it likely the most true green building material to be available to the modern architectural community in years.

Due to the design and manufacturing process of the insulated torsion box structure material, it is extremely high precision creating a perfectly flat door substrate (within .006 inch tolerances) for building the most acutely accurate finished doors possible.

The rigid foam material used within the door core structure yields an effective insulation value of R3.5 or R6.5 depending on foam selection (and this can be even further upgraded by specifying alternative foam material per architectural specifications). This insulated material also creates an effective sound deadening door for increased privacy inside.

modern home decor modern interior doors modern sliding doorsNo other door core material is more warp resistant. In fact the most high-end large modern wood doors are made with this material (costing tens of thousands of dollars) and due singularly to utilizing this patented door core are maintenance-free and guaranteed not to warp, bend, twist or cup for 50 years.

Modern Interior Designs

Modern interior designers can specify the most unique materials for modern interior doors. Even famous interior designers agree on the benefits of using the modern insulated torsion box door core as the base of their modern interior doors regardless of the types of doors specified in the design concept.

Some of the most intriguing trends of top interior designers appear to be in the area of insulated wood wine cellar doors, interior Dutch door or half doors, unbreakable mirrored doors, modern sliding doors leading way into interior barn door ideaswood doors, like mahogany interior doors and oak interior doors.

Large Modern Interior Doors

modern interior doors modern doors famous interior designersAlso it appears that in the most high-end designs of late, big doors appear to be on the rise, including doors that are 8 foot interior doors or much taller, even 10 to 20 feet in height. The increasing door dimensions and appeal of modern large doors or oversized pivot doors of impressive mass is partly due to being able to deliver the goods in terms of maintenance-free high performance using the insulated torsion box door core material.

Regardless of your modern interior design needs, we invite you to inquire regarding how our modern door specialists can assist in making your modern interior dreams come true with a free modern door consultation. As your authorized OEM provider, Modern Doors for Sale can help to create the door that meets or exceeds your expectations and specifications as well as being true flat and guaranteed to stay flat for 50 years.

 

Feel free to contact us anytime.

 

Types of Doors

Types of Doors

You might be surprised to learn that our modern doors for sale can take on the appearance of any style of door including stile and rail and antique doors. We are commonly sought out by high-end clients seeking exact replicas of antique doors and replacement doors that can stand the test of time including extreme weather exposure without fail.
Industrial doors that require regular maintenance and repair or replacement are often substituted with insulated modern doors for sale, anything is possible.

Modern metal doors for sale no fail insulated steel doorsModern Metal Door

Modern Doors for Sale makes the only Eco-friendly lightweight high strength metal doors that are fully insulated and can be guaranteed not to fail for 50 years. Modern metal doors are available in any variety of metal, including (but not limited to) aluminum doors, cold rolled steel doors, galvanized steel doors, magnetic doors, stainless steel doors. And these metal doors can be used as metal security door, metal storm doors, interior metal doors, metal entry door, commercial metal door and fire rated metal doors. Our modern steel doors can be available wherever you normally find steel doors for sale.

Although door hardware is often a hurdle for the end user, we have helped to overcome sliding door hardware issues over the long term for military, underwater and aerospace industries. In many cases we can work with your R&D staff and can share our problem solving solutions with your team.

Modern Dutch Doors

Modern dutch doors for sale half doorsModern Dutch doors are also referred to as the half door, where one half of the door can be opened while the other half of the door stays secured. This is just another of the many types of doors that are available to the most discriminating clients, designers and architects.

Modern Architectural Doors

Your Modern Doors can be made to your architectural specifications with the highest precision (with .006 inch) in any door dimensions (up to 50 ft.) featuring any exterior surface material and appearance. Our trained door specialists will help you to design the perfect composite door to deliver the results that you discerning clients’ desire and didn’t even know was possible.

Sliding Barn Door Room Partitions

Another application for modern doors is using them for sliding barn doors that can be used as room partitions. This unique modern door approach to creating room separation using insulated and sound deadening sliding doors is an excellent solution that is gaining traction in New York and New Jersey as the trend begins to sweep across the nation.

Unlike standard wood doors that you get that have little or no insulation and will tend to warp, bend or twist according to weather, temperature or moisture changes our Modern Doors for Sale can be guaranteed not to fail, stay perfectly straight and warp-free modern wood doors.

Our modern wood doors do not warp due to the patented sing technology that we incorporate into the core of the door itself, which also produces a lightweight high-strength (stronger than steel) that is insulated and Eco-friendly.