Different Types of Sliding Doors

Posted on: 24th August, 2016 | Tags:

As a leading sliding glass door repair company Chicago, we deal with the sale and repairs of sliding doors every day, mainly patio doors. For those of you who are on the brink of deciding on buying sliding doors for your home, here is a list of three kinds of sliding doors that are available:

Bifold Patio doors

Bifold Patio doors

Bifold doors are a great to open an entire space up, from wall to wall. First seen in the west coast, these types of doors have made their way to the Midwest. They are great for large spaces and allow traffic much easier than traditional sliding doors.

Patio doors

Patio Doors Repairs

Patio doors are usually made of glass, and as the name suggests, are generally designed to open out into the patio. However, they can also be used as partition doors between two spaces – usually the living and dining room.

Bypass doors

Bypass doors

Bypass doors have tracks both above and below the door frame, with two adjacent panels that are usually fixed. These are great as wardrobe doors or as partitions.

Talk to us and see which door would be the best fit for you.