Your patio door creates a gateway between your patio and interior, which is why many homeowners prefer doors with large glass areas. The glass has a significant impact on the patio door’s beauty and energy efficiency. Renewal by Andersen® of Kansas explains how you can find the right glass package.
High-Performance™ Low E4® Glass
All our sliding patio doors and French doors in Olathe come standard with our High-Performance™ Low-E4® glass. This glass has a special low-emissivity coating that makes it more energy-efficient compared with ordinary dual-pane glass. Research shows that it’s more energy-efficient in summer and in winter by 56 and 45%, respectively. It can also block up to 83% of the sun’s harmful UV rays, protecting your furniture from damage.
High-Performance Low-E4 SmartSun™ Glass
For even more energy efficiency and increased UV protection, you can upgrade to our High-Performance Low-E4 SmartSun™ glass. This is our top energy-efficient option, as it ensures greater efficiency in summer by 70% and in winter by 45% compared with ordinary glass. It also blocks up to 95% of harmful UV rays, even as it lets in as much natural daylight as clear glass. This is the glass package to go for if you live in a hot area, but still want to enjoy the benefits of natural light.
High-Performance Low-E4 Sun™ Glass
If reducing excess glare is a top priority for your patio doors installation in Olathe, then go for our High-Performance Low-E4 Sun™ glass. This glass has a special tint coating to reduce excessive sunlight and to keep your interior cool. It has our highest rating against solar heat gain, making it unmatched in warm weather performance.
Our performance glass packages will save you up to 25% on your energy bills and will enhance your patio door’s appeal. All of our performance glass packages are also available in four beautiful pattern options: Fern, Cascade, Reed, and Obscure. This allows you to personalize your patio door further.
Aside from patio doors, Renewal by Andersen of Kansas also provides high quality replacement windows. Give us a call if you’d like to learn more about our patio doors and windows or if you want a free in-home consultation.