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Noise reducing front door

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Hi all,

My front door (currently solid wood) is rather "worn" shall we say and has seen better days. It isn't particularly well sealing (even with extra foam strips around the frame) - especially around the letter box etc...

I am therefore planning on replacing it with a nice new one - however I would like one which helps to reduce noise in the house as we leave on a fairly busy road - which provides a bit of a nuisance.

My question therefore is - what type of front doors are best for reducing outside sound?

I am loathed to get UPVC type as they just look horrible - I would much prefer a nice wood one - but will I be shooting mself in the foot from a sound point of view?

Door also has a fan light above....which I may be tempted to replace for a double glazed unit...
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