Author Archive

2 years, 5 months ago Posted in: Blog Comments Off

Thresholds A threshold is typically a boundary and point at which two places meet. It is where two worlds come together and provide a point of passage. Reaching or crossing the threshold is associated with rebirth and leaving the past behind. A door can be used as a type of threshold to symbolize a boundary [...]

2 years, 6 months ago Posted in: About Doors 0

Doors and doorways have been symbolic across cultures for as long as history has been recorded. A door is both an entrance and an exit, so it has been associated with portals and passageways on many levels throughout history. Doors are closely related to gates and thresholds because the three share some very similar symbolic [...]

2 years, 6 months ago Posted in: Home Improvements 0

Does Your Home need a Facelift? Are you and your home on the outs? Or is that spark just beginning to dwindle? Many of us don’t have the means by which to upgrade to a newer home model these days, so falling back in love with your old-time abode is the next best thing. Maybe [...]

2 years, 7 months ago Posted in: Blog, Door Styles 0

The door to your home is the definition of first impression—it’s also the focal point of the front of your house. It should fit the style of the building, but that doesn’t mean it needs to be safe or boring. If you’ve secretly wanted your front door to look like the entrance to a medieval [...]

2 years, 7 months ago Posted in: Spanish Style Homes 0

Spanish Colonial Revival Style was an architectural and design movement in America that coincided with the opening of the Panama Canal in 1915. Inspired by Spanish Colonial architecture from the Spanish colonization of the Americas, the revival period that took place during the early 20th Century updated the old style for a new era and [...]

2 years, 8 months ago Posted in: Blog, Company News, Industry News 0

Welcome to South Bay Rustic Doors where we create exceptional handcrafted, custom doors unlike any other. Our doors are made of 100% solid wood, with traditional craftsmanship and ornamentation at the forefront of our design concepts. We have created custom doors for prestigious homes all around the world. The Symbolism of Doors We know that [...]