It’s always a good idea to do your research before buying new patio doors. To help you get started, Renewal by Andersen® of Phoenix has listed below some of the most common purchasing mistakes homeowners made.
Some of the common mistakes include:
Buying the Wrong Kind of Patio Door
Patio doors are a great addition to any home. Since they have a wider glass area, they can let in more sunlight, which can in turn the mood inside. Product catalogs will no doubt showcase this advantage, but you shouldn’t solely base your decision on pictures of patio doors. Look for the dimensions of the patio doors and see if there’s enough space in your home for them.
Buying Tip: If you don’t have a lot of space in the living room, sliding contemporary doors would be a good choice. These doors slide instead of swinging open, freeing up valuable space in your home.
Focusing Too Much on the Costs
It’s tempting to choose cheaper patio doors, but you shouldn’t get too preoccupied with the costs of a patio door. Focus instead on the features that can give you value for your money. In particular, we recommend buying a patio door with energy-efficient features to help lower household electricity consumption.
Settling for Off-Brand Patio Doors
The same goes for off-brand patio doors—they might be offering patio doors with quite a few features, but you can never be sure of their quality, which is why it’s best to stick to reputable brands.
Our Signature Service
Renewal by Andersen, one of the most trusted brands in the home improvement industry, offers a wide range of customization options for our customers. We manufacturer each door and windows according to your preferences and need, so they’re guaranteed to be a great fit for your home.
For inquiries about our premium doors, including a wide variety of hinged French door styles, call us at (602) 562-1176 or leave us a message here. We serve homeowners in Phoenix and Scottsdale, AZ, as well as the surrounding communities.