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Has anyone attempted (or even heard of) changing the look of the interior side only of an exterior door? We have new interior doors coming soon (flush rift walnut), which will not match our two exterior doors (six raised panel steel, one piece molded/stamped slab). Unfortunately I can't change the door completely as it's a townhouse and the HOA would probably not approve. Our HOA doesn't care about much, but I think they would take issue with this. The inside can be anything in general, but the outside appearance can't be changed aside from landscaping. Even if I could change the slab and jamb, I'm in Florida and the existing jamb is set in masonry and screwed in overkill to meet the hurricane codes...
Ultimately I would like to smooth/fill in the raised panels, then veneer over the interior surface. The existing jamb is painted, but refacing with veneer is easy with the straight angles and wood substrate. The veneer isn't thick enough to change the slab thickness to any working extent, and laying on the veneer isn't a question of ability, but filling the panels is... Would roughing the surface, then filling the panel perimeter (the sunken portion) with some layers of Bondo work? Sand smooth and set up a trimmed 4x8 sheet of paperbacked veneer with contact cement? I'm open to any ideas on this.
Thanks for the help.