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Custom Oak Entry Door for Historical House

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Custom Oak  Entry Door for Historical House.

The Custom Oak entry door and flanking sash windows were designed and custom made for a 1905 House located in Traverse  City, Michigan.  The design of the door was based on the existing pair of doors at the front of the house. The doors are part of a new rear entry porch and mudroom designed by Ekocite Architecture of Royal  Oak, MI for this important historic house. The door is 90″ H x 36″ W x  2.25″ thick.

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Apothecary Cabinets in Red Oak fitted for media use.

Apothecary Cabinets in Red Oak fitted for Media use

Media CabinetsCustom Breakfront Cabinet in the center was handmade to match a pair of antique Apothecary cabinets from the early 19c. Originally the antique cabinets were used  Pharmacy in Traverse City, Michigan.  Length 24′ x 9′ in Height. The center cabinet handmade in Red Oak features four glass doors in the top section. The arched rail above the wide screen television was developed from similar but smaller rail in the far left antique cabinet. The lower section features sliding doors on custom hardware that match the vintage cases. The antique cabinets were retrofitted with Douglas Fir bead board backs along with the new cabinet. The pair of antique cabinets before restoration is shown below.

 

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Neo-Classic Entry Door

Neo-Classic Entry Door

This beautifully crafted Neo-Classic entry door is made in solid Quarter Sawn White Oak. The door case is 2  3/8″ thick and Front Entry doorfitted with six (6) raised panel assemblies on the exterior and six (6) on the interior. The double panel construction is to allow the interior and exterior of the door panel assemblies to expand and contract at different rates as the temperature varies in each environment.  Please click on the images to enlarge.