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What Homeowners Should Know Before Replacing Patio Doors

A patio door is a good asset for any home. Not only can it improve your home’s energy efficiency by reducing your reliance on artificial lighting, it also adds a touch of elegance and sophistication to your home. However, replacing your old patio door with a new one isn’t something that you should just get into: in fact, experts say that there are a few things you should know first before you go through with it.

In this article, Renewal by Andersen® of Atlanta, the pros in installing French doors, discusses everything homeowners should know before they replace their patio doors.

The Door’s Maintenance Requirements

According to experts, when you’re picking a new patio door for your home, you should first know how much maintenance the material requires. This is because how you can care for your patio door will vary depending on its material. For instance, wood clad doors will need extensive maintenance procedures such as scraping, staining and repainting every now and then to remain in good condition. Vinyl patio doors, on the other hand, require much less upkeep, needing only to be wiped down by a damp cloth and household cleaner.

For assistance in installing new French or sliding patio doors in your home, simply turn to the pros of Renewal by Andersen of Atlanta to get the job done.

Who’ll Be Installing The Door

Apart from the maintenance requirements, another thing that you need to know before you replace your patio doors is who’ll be doing the installation. Patio door replacements are something that you should never DIY and as such, it’s best that you leave it in the hands of a professional instead. When you’re looking for a contractor to get the job done, be sure to pick one who is trustworthy, reliable, and has a track record of customer satisfaction when servicing homes.

Planning to replace your home’s doors? Look no further than Renewal by Andersen of Atlanta. When it comes to window and door replacement services, we are the number one professionals to approach and you can count on us! Give us a call at (404) 491-0124 or fill out our contact form to schedule a FREE consultation. We serve homeowners in Atlanta, Marietta, GA, and other nearby areas.


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May 25, 2016

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