Estate Millwork Knowledge Base


Exterior Wood Shutters and Doors Crafted with Minimal Environmental Impact

Published: July 29, 2022

The Estate Millwork factory is situated in the Allegheny Mountains of western Pennsylvania, a timber rich area which allows us ready access to sustainable forestland. Our employees and management grew up on the land and in the forests of our area, many of us have been farmers, sawyers and lumberjacks before coming "inside" to Estate Millwork to specilize in handcrafted, custom millwork like our wooden shutters . Environmentally Friendly Green Construction Sustainable Forestry. We manage a portion of the timberland that produces domestic hardwoods for our products, and buy all ...


Are Solid Wooden Back Doors Secure

Published: July 25, 2022

When it comes to improving your home, especially for aesthetic or security purposes, many homeowners will focus their efforts on a new front door, without really considering the back door. After all, the front door is the first thing guests will see and the main focal point of your home and the main entrance to your home. With many different styles and designs available across composite and wooden doors; a new front door is a great way to add a unique personal stamp to your home, and help it stand out from your neighbors. However, because front doors are so visible potential intru...


Put the Modern Touch on a Classic Sliding Barn Door

Published: July 08, 2022

Barn doors are not just for barns anymore. From the countryside barns, these wide sliding doors have entered the house to become popular interior décor pieces. From cozy bedrooms to rustic home offices and perfect room dividers, barn-style doors are all the rage for homeowners. The modern style is characterized by monochrome colors, straight architectural lines and furniture, minimal accessories, and raw, exposed material such as wood, leathers, metal, and stainless steel. Modern décor usually invokes a sense of simplicity and luxury at the same time. When coordinated with other d...


Enhance your Home with Wood Shutters

Published: July 01, 2022

Throughout the country exterior wood shutters enhance the beauty and performance of both traditional and modern homes. Adding shutters instantly adds depth, texture, and contrast of color to the visual landscape. With the addition of hinges and hardware, our premium wood shutters can swing open or closed to help control sunlight, regulate airflow and manage privacy within your home. Shop Custom Wood Shutters Spanish Cedar Wood Shutters The most commonly used and recognizable wood species used in exterior construction is Cedar. Spanish Cedar ranges from a light brown to a pinki...


Custom Front Doors

Published: June 16, 2022

The right front door will increase your home's beauty, curb appeal, security, and value. Your entryway is the focal point of your home’s façade and the front door is its most prized asset. It’s easy to understand why many of us still like our doors to be made of wood. Nothing else matches the material’s warmth and satisfying heft or offers so many design options. Give your home the entrance it deserves with one of our expertly handcrafted front entry doors. Custom made by our expert craftsmen, each wooden front door will introduce your home with elegance and artistry. Shop C...