When you ponder the thought of a great patio experience; you might be thinking something along the lines of dining. But how about your backyard patio experience?
An ideal patio door would be one that grants easy access to the outdoors all while providing optimal security to prevent unwanted guests, the nuisance of pests and the elements.
When selecting the right sliding patio door for your home, consider all factors like the size, material and specific type you’re looking for. Other important factors are the overall energy-efficiency, durability and its security features.
There was a time when patio doors were notoriously known for poor security and lack of energy-efficiency, resulting in notable heat loss. However, to today’s standards you can expect significant improvements in the fabrication and longevity of these convenient doors.
When hiring a company to provide the product and perform the service, ensure they’re reputable and that they standard behind high-quality products, no matter the material, and provide lifetime warranty coverage, as this will ensure more bang for your hard-earned buck.
While you have a nearly endless array of options, it really comes down to five materials that are used in the fabrication of the patio door: aluminum, fibreglass, steel, vinyl and wood.
Let’s explore what materials offer the most pros:
When you make your decision on what patio door works best for your needs, it’s always a great idea to place energy efficiency at the top of the list. If you choose a truly energy efficient patio door, your investment will pay for itself.
If you’d like to learn more about the types of patio doors offered at Brock, give us a call at 1-800-449-3808 to discuss your project plans and schedule a no-obligation consultation. You can also experience the product firsthand by visiting one of our four showrooms throughout the Greater Toronto Area and Simcoe County.