Finishing, Care & Maintenance

Staining Entry Doors

Staining your entry door completes its natural wood-grain appearance. This simple process is a project any home owner can complete with confidence. To help, Masonite has created a complete finishing system that allows you to easily stain your entry door. Download our step-by-step staining instructions to get started. In no time at all, you can create a lasting, beautiful finish on your new front door.
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Painting Entry Doors

This is one surefire way to differentiate your home. When driving through your neighborhood, note the homes that express themselves with a bold, colorful front door. You can do it too. Start with a high-quality acrylic latex house paint, select an accent color that makes a statement about you and your home’s exterior features and remember your door is the gateway to your home for friends and family. For easy-to-follow instructions, please download our painting guide.
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Staining Interior Wood Doors

Masonite’s step-by-step instructions make this project painless. We’ve included a list of tools and materials, so you’ll only need to make one trip to the store. When complete, you will see the finish bring out the natural wood beauty of your door to become the focus of your room – Masonite. The Beautiful Door®. You can download the complete staining instructions.
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Painting Interior Doors

This is easy. We’ve included a complete list of the tools and materials you’ll need. Choose a color that enhances the beauty of the room or step out and make the door a key design feature with a vibrant color. You can download Masonite’s painting instructions.
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Acrylic Inserts Care and Handling

Masonite acrylic inserts add sophisticated charm to your French doors. Masonite has created a simple guide to help you keep your inserts looking beautiful with regular cleaning and maintenance. You can download the care and handling guide for complete step-by-step instructions.
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