An unforgettable entryway welcomes guests and brings out your home’s personality. These five front door entrance ideas feature dramatic glass pivot doors that let in natural light and views while making a bold first impression.
Remember Your Lines
In a Phoenix modern farmhouse by architect Richard Doria, a 5-foot wide pivot door integrates with fixed windows flanking each side to create a linear feel that complements a gridded room divider inside the foyer.
Play the Corners
For this contemporary home in Austin, Texas, architect Brett Ames mirrored a glass pivot door with a fixed window of the same size, creating an airy corner entryway with loads of natural light and two different views.
Get on the Green
A huge fixed window joins a contemporary aluminum pivot door to allow for optimum views of the lush green landscape at this update of a 1950s ranch-style home in Beverly Hills, California.
Composed of a central pivot door framed on three sides by fixed windows, a wall of glass greets visitors at the entrance to developer Ben Dusan’s sleek modern residence in Phoenix.
Do a Double Take
In Los Angeles, architect Dan Brunn employed massive double pivot doors spanning 20 feet wide in his modern home built over a river to “open almost as an embrace to bring people in.”