Enhancing Your Home’s Exterior with Door and Window Headers

Spring is here, and you know what that means. It’s time to finally knock out all those exterior home improvement projects you’ve been thinking about. And when it comes to improving the exterior of your home, there’s no better option than the crossheads sold at Architectural Depot. If you only have the time or the budget for one project this spring, these are the products for you. But don’t just take my word for it. Let me break down exactly why this is the transformation you should choose for your home.

Proven Value-Boosters

Crossheads and other Door Headers make a statement your whole neighborhood can see.

First and foremost, research has shown that the number 1 best way to add value to your property is to install door and window headers. These elements can be seen from far away and add depth, dimension, and style to your home that the whole neighborhood is able to see. Whether you’re looking to sell your home, or just increase the value of your investment, curb appeal is the name of the game, and these headers are how you achieve it.

Lightweight and Easy Installation

Garage Doors are another popular choice for Crosshead Installation.

Do you want to run to the hardware store and pick up a bunch of tools you’ll use once for one project? How about spending your whole weekend working on one project? Do you want to throw your back out five times and end the entire process covered in sweat and grime? No? Well you should probably invest in a crosshead project then. These accents are made of super lightweight materials, and they install with simple construction adhesive. With basic tools and a little know-how, you can transform the look of your doors and windows in no time, making them a perfect Afternoon-DIY project.

Weather and Insect-Proof Materials

Most Crossheads will be on the exterior of the home, so durability is key.

Okay, so you’ve finished your installation. Your home looks awesome. Now all you have to do is get back on that ladder and apply a special protective coating of chemicals, which you absolutely should not breathe because they’re- Oh wait, I forgot. We’re talking about the crossheads on Architectural Depot. Yeah, never mind. These guys are made of weather, rot, and insect resistant materials. They don’t crack or warp in the sunlight. They resist wear and tear from wind and rain. Once you throw them up on your openings, you’re done with them. Enjoy your beautiful new home

Pairing with Pilasters, Pediments, and Shutters for Maximum Impact

For those aiming for a truly grand entrance, consider pairing your door crossheads with Pilasters and Pediments. The crosshead by itself will make a statement, but combined with these other architectural elements, it’ll transform your front door into a true architectural masterpiece.

Now that’s a nice front door

When it comes to the window front, it’s important to consider the impact of combining crossheads with shutters. Shutters not only provide practical benefits such as privacy and light control, but they also bring a delightful, rustic element to the exterior of your home. When paired with window crossheads, Shutters can enhance the overall appearance of your home’s exterior, creating a seamless and visually pleasing aesthetic. Whether you choose traditional Shutters or contemporary styles, the addition of crossheads brings depth and personality to your windows, ensuring they make a stylish statement. Not only that, they’re affordable. Our vinyl shutters start at about 35 dollars a pair.

A window’s look just isn’t complete without a pair of shutters and a stylish crosshead.

When you combine door and window crossheads with Pilasters, Pediments, or Shutters, you can achieve a cohesive and striking exterior design that highlights the distinctive character and style of your home. It’s all about seamlessly blending these architectural elements to achieve a polished look that leaves a lasting impression.

So why are you still here? Explore the wide range of Crosshead options we have available and take the first step towards enhancing your home’s value and beauty.