Adding or replacing patio doors in your home can come with a lot of things to think about. From color to material type or product line, there are a lot of things to consider. Among these choices is the crucial decision of whether you go with a hinged or sliding patio door. Both are great selections and offer their own unique benefits, but ultimately there is one that will work best with your home and style.
Not sure which option is right for your home? Here’s some more information to help you choose whether you should go with a hinged or sliding patio door.
Sliding Patio Doors:
- If an area is tight, a sliding patio
door is most likely the better option given that
they don’t require room to swing open
- Due to their construction they are easy to
- Their large glass panels allow for the most natural light
- Offer a contemporary look for modern homes
- Pella Sliding Doors are equipped with a foot bolt
lock to open the door about three inches to allow for ventilation.
Hinged Patio Doors:
- Provide a
bigger opening for more foot traffic and allow for furniture to
pass through easily
- Draw the eyes outdoors because of
their detailed accents
- Have a low threshold to make coming and going
- Offer a more classic look
- Pella Hinged Doors offer a multi-point locking system
for added security
Every home has its own unique needs, whether it is comfort,
style, or functionality related, which is why we have both hinged and sliding patio doors. No matter which product line or material you choose, we have options to assist in meeting those needs. Whether you prefer wood, fiberglass or vinyl, we can help find the right product for you.
When you purchase a Pella® patio door in your Winston-Salem home you’re not only gaining the aesthetic benefits, you’re getting the innovation that Pella® products offer. Our features showcase the attention to detail that you’re looking for.
Whether you have a question about which patio door choice is best for your home and your budget or just want to take a look at a few different options, give the pros at your Winston-Salem Pella Showroom a call at 336-203-0704.