New patio doors can be a great option to update your home with security and style. There are many steps that can go into choosing a patio door, and you want to make sure you pick the right one for your home. You can directly go through a contractor to help you with the process. Here at Sunset Ridge Exteriors, we have great advice and expert employees to help you with every step. Read on to learn the steps in choosing your next patio door.
1. DETERMINE YOUR BUDGET
An exterior door can be more expensive, but each door installation will be different due to the many factors that go into the process. Talking to one of our team members will lead you to a general budget for the total cost.
2. CHOOSE THE PATIO DOOR STYLE.
Sliding patio doors
Sliding patio doors is a great option for saving space. They offer great functionality and style, with an incredible amount of natural light to fill your living space.
Hinged or French
These styles are easy to customize to fit your homes style. French doors both swing, while hinged have a fixed panel. They can add elegance to your home and make for a great option.
3. DECIDE WHICH PATIO DOOR MATERIAL IS BEST FOR YOUR HOME.
Vinyl patio door
Vinyl patio doors are built to have a long lifetime through use and weather. This option is less expensive than wood and fiberglass patio doors, and easy to keep maintained. Vinyl doors come in many different colors and designs for an easy match for your home.
Wood patio door
Wood patio doors extract a stylish look that can be painted or stained to your liking. They are more expensive and will require more upkeep to sustain a beautiful look year to year.
Fiberglass patio door
Fiberglass is one of the most expensive patio door material, but it does have many benefits. It requires little to no maintenance, and can bare through severe outdoor weather and elements. Fiberglass doors can be customizable to blend greatly with your exterior home design.
4. FIND A PRO
If you are all ready to get started, you can find a pro to talk to about the patio doors and installation. Here at Sunset Ridge Exteriors, we have an amazing range of patio doors from Alside. With beautiful patio door options and our experts advice and installation, you will have your dream patio door for your home in no time.