A front door with sidelights attracts special attention to the home entrance adding style and unique appearance to your house. Sidelights bring additional sunlight into your entrance hall widening its look.
The front door sidelights are placed on one one side of the door or both sides of it.
Most of the units have the same height with the door. The other design variants offer shorter or even taller sidelights. The modern market deals usually with front doors with integrated sidelights, but sometimes they can be bought as components which are separate. Although these units look so nice and attractive, some people worry that this doors design can become very attractive to burglers as well. Thus it is recommended not to install sidelights close to the door lock. The units should be made of tempered glass which is safe. Even if it is broken it will part on tiny pieces without dangerous sharp edges.
As a rule those people who pick a front door with sidelights choose wall exterior light sconces.
This combination looks awesome together. It works well for rustic and gothic styles of entrance design. Some home owners leave the doors windows untreated. Another persons, who worry about privacy use window treatments – blinds, curtains and even decals. French and Italian styles of decorating your doors with sidelights offer adding plants which let the sunlight in, but do not allow to see persons in the house.