Steel Pivot Door Alternatives

Among all the varieties of pivot doors increasing in demand by architects and designers are steel pivot doors. The top four steel doors that are commonly requesting on a continuous basis are:

1. Stainless steel pivot doors
2. Galvanized steel pivot doors
3. Cold rolled steel pivot doors
4. Hot rolled steel pivot doors

Among other trending metal pivot doors, the most popular are:

1. Copper pivot doors
2. Aluminum pivot doors
3. Brass pivot doors
4. Bronze pivot doors

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Metal Pivot Doors

Basically, all Pivot Door Inc metal pivot doors can accommodate any type and variety of available metal on the door, though the most popular types of metal are aluminum, stainless steel, galvanized steel, copper, brass, cold rolled steel, bronze and hot rolled steel.

Aluminum Pivot Doors

Our aluminum pivot doors are built by hand in our factory in Washington State in the pristine Pacific Northwest of the Unites States of America using a process focused on Eco-friendly metal manufacturing methods which preserve the environment as an alternative to traditional metal working which creates a toxic impact on the environment as well as not an efficient use of energy expended in the process.

Alternative to Steel Frame Doors

Our metal pivot doors are lightweight and stronger than steel pound for pound. We are able to provide the most high precision metal pivot doors because we do not use interior welding that causes weak spots and surface irregularities. There is no better pivot door alternative available today.

Custom Steel Pivot Doors

Any design and any style of custom steel pivot doors are within the reach of anyone, because our affordable steel pivot doors are more high performance than any other lightweight steel pivot doors with the decided advantage of being the only Eco-friendly custom steel doors that are fully guaranteed for both structure integrity and warp-free steel pivot doors.

Solid Steel Pivot Doors

Hot rolled steel pivot doorsOur steel pivot doors are solid through and through but they are not solid steel. The secret is the patented composite steel pivot door substrate used that is a combination of small torsion box grid structure, where the voids are filled wall-to-wall with rigid foam insulation for a solid non-warping underlying structure with unparalleled shear strength. This is how we accomplish all the strength of solid steel doors, with higher precision and a fraction of the weight for a uncompromising sustainable stainless steel pivot front door.

Large Metal Pivot Door

37 ft tall metal pivot doorsThe large metal pivot door whether it is made of aluminum, stainless steel, galvanized steel, copper, brass, cold rolled steel, bronze or hot rolled steel, are problematic due to the excessive weight. These heavy weight large metal pivot doors create huge problems for architects and designers in the areas of potentially compromising the structure due to stress as well as requiring heavy duty pivot door hardware which is not only expensive to purchase and install, but will likely also require regular maintenance throughout the life of the pivot door.

Architectural Pivot Door Solution

Finally, there is a solution for architects and designers who are in the business of specifying their architectural pivot doors. The solution for most of the problems that face end users who either desire or need large metal architectural doors, is here, thanks to the patented solution inside all Pivot Door Inc pivot doors – even large oversized pivot doors, of any size – up to 50 feet tall and/or wide.

50 Year Metal Pivot door Guarantee

Your premium metal pivot door can be guaranteed to be fully insulated, warp-free with full structure integrity guaranteed not to fail for a full 50 years. No other Eco-friendly lightweight metal pivot door company can guarantee for 50 years, without using our patented pivot door non-warping core material.

Contact us for more information today.

Stainless Steel Pivot Wall w/pivoting & sliding doors

Architectural Pivot Door

One of the trending key components in contemporary architecture design is the introduction and growing prevalence of the architectural pivot door. The architectural pivot door trend is infiltrating the building design and architectural plans of even the most prestigious architecture firm.

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Pivot doors are making an impact on contemporary architecture and design. Whether your architectural design is being envisioned by your architectural designer or building designer your Eco-friendly pivot door can offer breakthrough characteristics like lightweight and stronger than steel pound for pound.

If you’re a commercial architect, there is a high likelihood that you are seeing an increase in requests for large pivot doors. These oversize pivot doors are replacing double door entryways in commercial buildings. We’re seeing the conversion from double doors to pivot doors in restaurants, pivot doors in office buildings, pivot doors in medical facilities and even a waiting room pivot door and could be a pivoting French door that is a pivot door with frosted glass.

We are also seeing an increase in architectural pivot door specifications in pivot doors in spas as well as pivot doors in salons across the United States. And each Pivot Door Inc commercial pivot door is proudly manufactured in the USA.

Even the high end residential architect is getting in on the elegant pivot door action. Architectural pivot doors specified for homeowners as a pivot door entry (for outstanding curb appeal) increases the impact of the first impression, when someone first encounters the upscale home. But these residential modern pivot doors are not limited to exterior applications as they are increasingly being specified by interior architects as they are installed as pivot doors in luxury apartment complexes and pivot doors inside homes.

There is no doubt about the pivot door transformation taking place as the architectural pivot door wave washes across America as the custom pivot door becomes the new re-imagined contemporary pivot door. Keep in mind that the contemporary architectural pivot door is making its appearance in architectural designs both inside and outside the most contemporary commercial and residential structures.

Warp-free Architectural Pivot Doors

Pivot Door Inc is the only contemporary pivot door solution that can offer (and fulfill) a full 50 year guarantee to not warp, bend, twist or otherwise fail (full structure guarantee). No other modern pivot door can deliver or make such a claim (unless it uses our patented and patent-pending non-warp pivot door technologies). Plus, your large pivot door (of any size) can be warranted to remain warp-free for 50 years, even if it is extremely large (up to 50 ft.).

Modern architects are specifying 50 year guaranteed warp-free pivot doors for their most discerning clients, and have the ability to specify any exterior pivot door material, like any natural wood species, or:

• Aluminum pivot doors
• Concrete pivot doors
• FRP pivot doors
• Glass pivot doors
• HPL pivot doors
• Kevlar pivot doors
• LVL pivot doors
• Metal pivot doors
• Cold rolled steel pivot doors
• Hot rolled steel pivot doors
• Stainless steel pivot doors

… just to name a few.

Though your warp-free architectural pivot doors can come in any size (up to 50 ft.) or style, the most popular sizes appear to be 4×10 pivot doors and 6×10 pivot doors, and well as any other oversize pivot door.




Pivot French Doors Exterior

pivot french door exterior door warp free wood front doors for salePivot French doors are an exquisite design detail found in high end designs by famous architects and when they are in the creative process it appears the larger the pivot door the better. Pivot Door Inc French pivot doors can be utilized flawlessly in exterior applications without fail. In fact, our French pivot doors can feature custom glass cutouts of any shape and size in any size of pivot door (up to 50 ft. tall).

If that doesn’t get your architectural design juices flowing, I don’t know what does!

Imagine the possibility of enormous pivoting entrance doors with custom lite cut outs and even lead glass front doors where you have full creative control of the design appearance as well as the exterior surface material.

Certainly you could use stainless steel pivot doors for the basis of your exterior Pivot French doors or you can have your pivot French Doors exterior feature any flat building surface material such as:

Acrylic pivot door Aluminum pivot door
Beveled glass pivot door Brass pivot door
Cherry pivot door Douglas fir pivot door
Double pivot door Engineered wood pivot door
Fiberglass pivot door Glass pivot door
HPL pivot door Iron pivot door
Knotty alder pivot door MDF pivot door
Mahogany pivot door Masonite pivot door
Oak pivot door Obscure glass pivot door
Pine pivot door Polycarbonate pivot door
Porcelain pivot door Stainless steel pivot door
White oak pivot door White primed pivot door
Wood pivot door Wood veneer pivot door

And those are just among some of our most popular pivot doors. We say we can make your pivot doors out of any flat building material, some of the most unique doors that we have made have used exotic natural wood stave, Kevlar, concrete, ceramic, both cold rolled steel and hot rolled steel, and just about any material you can imagine.

Our pivot door technicians and design department can come up with the perfect composite design to give you the results only imaginable previously, plus when you get your pivot French door for exterior use, it can be imbued with the following characteristics:

Eco-friendly Pivot Doors

Our pivot doors are manufactured to the highest precision (+/- .006 in) and performance standards right here in our factory by our staff using very little energy with little or no waste using formaldehyde-free adhesives. Each one is an individual work of art, proudly made in the USA.

Lightweight Pivot Doors

Pivot Door Inc pivot doors use a patented pivot door core enabling us to make pivot doors featuring any available exterior surface weighing in at a fraction the weight of other traditional pivot doors without compromising any other features of the door. Plus, the lighter weight translates to lighter weight hardware and less strain on both the pivot hardware and the structure resulting in less maintenance over time.

High Strength Pivot Doors

No pivot door is stronger. In fact, Pivot Door Inc pivoting doors are stronger than solid steel pound for pound. This is only possible due to the patented pivot door core material that is constructed using vertical grain torsion box as the inner structure of each pivot door.

Fully Insulated Pivot Doors

Besides the structural torsion box core, instead of leaving the box voids empty, this new patented pivot door core material fills the otherwise hollow cores wall to wall with rigid lightweight foam for both unparalleled shear strength but fully insulated for climate control and sound deadening pivot door properties.

Warp-free Pivot Doors

Only Pivot Door Inc wood pivot doors can be warp free. Any of our pivot doors can be warranted not to warp, even wood grain pivot doors. Only our premium pivot door core material can prevent large door warping due to the creative expertise of our staff specializing in the creation of pivot doors of any size that can be guaranteed not to warp, thereby compromising the exterior pivot door seal.

50 Year Guaranteed Pivot Doors

Your Pivot Door Inc pivot French doors exterior doors can be guaranteed not to fail structurally nor to warp, bend twist or otherwise fail for a full 50 years.

Pivot Front Doors

When you’re ready to make a bold and elegant statement with your front door entry way, nothing is more spectacular or leaves a more lasting impression than a large pivot front door.

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If you’re looking for the perfect front door company to match your ideas for pivoting unique entry doors, you should look for a pivot door company who specializes in pivot doors. Most pivot doors are custom designs and larger than standard doors; they can easily cost $10,000 and up.

Be aware that pivot doors are often problematic for warping due to being large, oversize (the bigger the more impressive) which means your pivot door is going to be heavy… and large pivot doors have a tendency to warp with each passing season.

These challenges can be overcome by using Pivot Door Inc’s patented warp free pivot door substrate for your pivot front door.

This radical new patented approach, to making the perfect pivot front door results in a custom entry door solution that pivots with ease and can be guaranteed not to warp, bend, twist or otherwise fail for 50 years.

Your Pivot Door Inc pivot front door will be

High precision
Warp free
Stronger than steel pound-for-pound
Available in
Any available flat surface material
In any style
With any shape, size, style of glass lite opening
In any size; even maintenance-free pivot doors of extremely large size.

Pivot Door Hardware

Pivot door companies love using Pivot Door Inc for the basis of their guaranteed warp-free door solutions, not just because the door can be guaranteed not to warp or fail for 50 years, but the lightweight nature of you new pivot front door weighs in at a fraction of the weight of any other high end custom entry door, which means you can save hundreds (or thousands) of dollars on pivot door hardware because the hardware is based on the weight of the door. The non-warp high precision accommodates any type of pivot door hinge style, like offset hinges or center hung pivot door hardware using standard Rixson pivot hinges.

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If you’re designing (or considering) the purchase of a pivoting metal entry door, a Pivot Door Inc metal pivot door is the perfect solution for the discriminating architect or homeowner. You could have the lightest weight metal door in stainless steel, cold rolled steel, and aluminum, bronze, copper or even our fastest growing hot rolled steel pivot doors, which is our hottest new metal entry door solution.

Wooden Front Doors for Sale

Pivot Door Inc wood pivot doors are available wherever you find your favorite wooden front doors for sale across the USA. One of the most common questions that we get from our customers is

What is the best wood for exterior door?

The good news is: Any wood is the best wood for an exterior door from Pivot Door Inc.

How can that that be? Again, it’s the patented insulated reinforced torsion box core that gives each pivot door the unique characteristics of being lightweight yet stronger than steel – no matter what wood species you want – and it can be guaranteed warp free for 50 years!

No other pivot door company can offer a guarantee, like that, on an exterior wood door, unless they use our patented warp-free door substrate.

Homeowner Preferred Pivot Door

Homeowners are often on the hunt for the best pivot door, especially for elegant high end homes. Nothing makes a better first impression than large front doors that pivot.

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Large pivot doors are amazing in their appearance but do present problematic challenges due to weight. The bigger and thicker the door the more impressive it is, but in most cases, they are extremely heavy if they are not a Pivot Door Inc pivot door.

Pivot Door Inc is the pivot door company that uses a patented technology that creates a pivot door blank that is high precision (within .007 in. tolerance) lightweight and stronger than steel pound-for-pound. Using this as the base material for our warp-free pivot doors, allows the homeowner to have any flat building material on the pivot door’s exterior surface area – even highly exotic materials – for an even more striking appearance.

Warp free pivot door 21 ft tall metal pivot door incImagine having your own custom pivot door built to your specifications made of any material you like. You could have a large stainless steel pivot door or have your pivot door made of any other metal, like an aluminum pivot door, hot rolled steel pivot door.

Reduce pivot door maintenance with a lightweight Pivot Door Inc pivoting door. The warp-free performance means less maintenance while creating less strain on structure and hardware without compromising your pivot door weather seal.

In fact, these pivot doors are so lightweight and high performance that we are often applauded for allowing architects and designers to use lighter weight pivot door hardware. Expensive heavy duty pivot door hardware is not necessary for this new generation of pivot doors.

High precision lightweight pivot doors – even large pivot doors – means more creativity in the design and operation of your pivot door which means your pivot door can be a center pivot door, feature an offset pivot or even extreme edge pivot.

You can really let your creative juices flow as you design your own exterior pivot door.

Our pivot doors are pre-insulated for weather protection and sound dampening capabilities and can be guaranteed not to warp, bend, twist or otherwise fail for 50 years.

Homeowners looking to build a secret bookcase door can do so easily by using a Pivot Door Inc pivoting door for flawless maintenance-free operation over the pivot door’s long lifespan.

Another trend we’re seeing, especially in the greater New York area, is the use of our pivot doors is in creating a pivoting wall. These unique pivoting walls offer the ability to change teh architecture of a space by simply swinging open the pivot door. Insulated pivot walls also add safety, security and sound dampening room separation when in the closed position.

How to create your own custom pivot door

Pivot Door Inc does not sell pivot doors to the public only provides door manufacturers, contractors, millworks and custom door makers with the material direct from the manufacturer. All Pivot Door Inc doors are made in the USA for wholesale only.

Contact your architect and have him help you design your door, specifying a Pivot Door Inc door, but keep in mind that we do not provide the pivot door’s finishing, hardware, frame or installation. The pivot door’s finishing, hardware and installation must be coordinated with your contractor, millwork or custom door manufacturer.

If you want the best pivot door in your home, contact Pivot Door Inc.