When you invest in new residential windows and doors, your home will look more beautiful, inside out. Another benefit of a patio door replacement is that it will boost your home’s energy efficiency and add to its value. However, you want to make sure your project is well-planned to make the most of your investment.
Here are important things to know before replacing your patio door.
Which Style Should You Choose?
When choosing a patio door style, one of the first things you should consider is space. If you don’t have a lot of room to work with, consider sliding doors. They don’t consume as much space because they don’t hinge open and close. For added appeal and elegance, you can go for French doors if you have a more spacious room.
Know How Much Maintenance Your New Door Will Need
The care that your new patio door will need mostly depends on the material it is made of. For instance, wood doors require routine scraping, sanding and repainting to stay appealing. At Renewal by Andersen® of Kansas, we install doors featuring advanced Fibrex® composite frames. Aside from being low-maintenance, this material also features superior strength, rigidity and insulating properties. If you also need new casements or sliding windows, you can count on us.
Hire an Experienced Installer
The installation plays a major role in the longevity and appearance of your new patio door. Make sure to hire an experienced contractor for your project. It helps to obtain quotes from at least three different contractors. Doing so will allow you to determine who is the best fit for your project and give you an idea about its estimated cost.
For your window and door replacement needs, choose a reliable contractor like Renewal by Andersen® of Kansas City. Whether you need double-hung windows or French doors, you can rely on us. Call us at (913) 385-1300 or fill out our contact form to schedule a free consultation. We work with clients in Independence, MO, and nearby communities.