Many of the most beautiful and reliable patio door systems today are gliding models, but many erroneous beliefs out there hurt their reputation. Although they’ve never been more popular, one could argue that they would’ve gotten mainstream status sooner if not for the misconceptions attached to them. [Read more…]
How many architectural magazines or websites have you browsed through where a beautifully designed home also has an outdoor living? Patios, verandas and porches have become quite a trend in recent years, and while they are terrific to have, they’re also security weaknesses.
Your roof is relatively new, and you’ve already renovated the siding, but your home still feels like it has room for improvement. If you want to dramatically improve your curb appeal even more, invest in patio doors.
According to Demand Institute’s 2014 Satisfaction Gap report, increased energy efficiency is the greatest unmet desire of American homeowners. While high-performance windows are known to be key contributors to energy savings, doors can actually provide more insulation.
When buying a replacement patio door, nothing matters more than long-term performance. Many factors affect the way the unit protects, weatherproofs, insulates and beautifies your home. For Renewal by Andersen® of Houston, these are the most important things to consider: