Patio / July 1, 2018 / Narcisse
Aluminum offers similar benefits to steel with a reduced weight and cost. Many sliding glass patio doors have an aluminum core to increase the long term strength and durability of sliding open daily. Aluminum also has an insulating capacity with the addition of thermal blocking in the panes. The doors are tough and low maintenance.
Hinged patio doors with built in blinds are a great choice if you have plenty of room to open and close them. They can swing in or out and can also come in a French style, which is a very common option to have on a patio. Built in blinds could be especially useful as they would not get in the way while opening and closing the door.