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The “Surround lite” Exterior Door System is manufactured with excellence in architectural construction. The Full arch or Elliptical Door is fitted with fixed sidelights in its full contour. In able to achieve this and keep the very important Impact rating that will make the door meet the Hurricane codes, the engineering of the attachment of the sidelights to the door is composed of 2” x 4” heavy gaged metal structures embedded into the wall of the entry structural walls framing the jamb and the sidelights. Metal heavy gaged structured wings are welded onto this square metal tubing and are fixed onto the concrete. The tubes that separate the sidelights are covered with mahogany mullions thus hiding the structural composition that allows for the strength in the impact-rated door.

Metal heavy gaged structured wings are welded onto this square metal tubing and are fixed onto the concrete. The tubes that separate the sidelights are covered with mahogany mullions thus hiding the structural composition that allows for the strength in the impact-rated door.


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Since 1992 Bellini is committed to fine carpentry and excellence in architectural construction that allows for exactness and superior Wood doors and windows. The Wood Doors are approved for Impact hurricane codes of the Coastal areas.  Tested for water infiltration, Impact resistance, forced entry, and sustained hurricane winds. The Entry Doors have achieved the highest pressures in the market today

Utilizing select grade Genuine Honduras Mahogany or select teak procured from responsible controlled forests, the Arched Exterior Doors are manufactured with excellence in architectural construction.

By reforestation the mahogany and teak plantations, Bellini Mastercraft has maintained a special relationship that guarantees the availability for decades to come and much more of fine Mahogany and Teak for the manufacturing process.


At Bellini Mastercraft, we believe that the Wood door for the residence is the most important unit of furniture in the home. The Wood doors welcome owners and friends with warmth and great elegance.


Bellini fabricates a metal tube structure that delineates the half rounds exterior of the jamb of the door. this metal structure is anchored to the wall with a horizontal member. The metal structures are covered by mahogany mullions.

The casings and mullions that dress the interior and the exterior of the arched or elliptical top doors are manufactured in the old-fashioned, master craftsmanship manner. Once the arches of these moldings are perfectly shaped, they are joined by doweling and gluing with the straight legs of the moldings and then profiled together. This old fashion manner of manufacturing comes from the old-world masterpieces in fine carpentry.   The arched casings that will dress the Arched Entry Doors will be exact in their tolerances thus creating the perfect match to the arches that the casings will enhance.

The Wood rails for these arched Doors are scribed from solid pieces of lumber and cut to the desired radius. This process springs from classical carpentry and methods of perfect craftsmanship that allow for no shortcuts in the composition of the arches in both the rails and the jambs.

The doors and windows as well as all the Mahogany or Teak products are checked by the factory’s very capable and professional master carpenters and supervisors.

The radius of the moldings that dress the Arched Exterior Doors both in the interior and in the exterior of the Doors and windows are manufactured also utilizing solid wood instead of gluing thin strips on to a pattern.

Bellini Mastercraft proudly designs the unique Surround door Systems in 2 3/8” thick, thus bringing strength and beauty to the home. There is a quality difference that is very noticeable in the operation of a thick Arched Exterior Door. Not only can this stout door enhance the home with superior quality, but it will protect the residence in a manner that will separate the units from the thinner 1 ¾” doors. The thickness also allows for the perfect fit of the Insulated or impact insulated glass that it carries.

Since 1992, Sabana has created the most unique designs of Wood Doors. Bellini Mastercraft has created beauty and strength for unique landmarks such as the “PAMM” Perez art Museum of Miami,  The Surf Club in Miami Beach, and homes from Bridgehampton and East Hampton, to the most opulent Oceanfront residences in South Florida and the Caribbean Islands.

 Bellini Mastercraft manufactures Unique hardware composed by our very capable design team. This hardware is manufactured with exactness and excellence in metal machining craftsmanship.

Each Pull or handle has been designed to fit the unique composition of the door chosen. From the wrought iron, forged handles, and pulls to the machined stainless steel or solid brass metals the selection of the handles is a unique and perfect fit to the enhancement of the Entry door.

The surround systems are hung with Bellini’s “Frankfurt” 9” heavy “paumelle” hinges. These hinges are designed to hold the composition of the door both visually and with strength. The Frankfurt line of hinges are manufactured in our metal mechanic plant with exactness and with state-of-the-art metal machinery.

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