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How-to Choose Between a Multi or Single Sliding Patio Door Replacement

There is a variety of sliding patio door replacements available to homeowners. By replacing outdated, in-efficient installations with high-performance sliding patio doors, you can help increase your home’s value and improve its architectural appearance. 

Whether it is the customizable sizes, ease of use, or affordability, many homeowners enjoy having sliding patio doors as a part of their home’s envelope. Often one of the biggest challenges is choosing between single or multi-sliding patio door replacements.

Single or Multi-Sliding Patio Door Replacement?

Both single or multi-sliding patio doors won’t swing open or occupy additional square footage of a room which can make furniture placement easier. They also allow for an ample amount of natural illumination in a room and are simple to maintain. 

How can you determine whether a single or multi-sliding patio door replacement is better for your space? 

It depends on how you prefer the space to function. A multi-sliding patio door often creates a more panoramic view and elegant transition outside. They also are often a great choice if the space leads to a large deck or if you want to create the feeling of open space. 

Choosing the Best EAS Sliding Patio Door Replacement for You

The following are a few of Eastern Architectural Systems sliding patio doors and their benefits. 

Vinyl Sliding Patio Door Replacements

Bertha Sliding Glass Door Series 623


Features & Benefits

  • Strong, energy-efficient and maximum air tightness: multi-chambered frame with double weather-stripping
  • High-end look: snap on covers conceal fastener installation
  • Added Security: 2-point locking system and optional keyed handle set

Sliding Glass Door 650 Series

650 series-1

Features & Benefits

  • Smooth Operation: Panels stack neatly to create an ultra-wide opening with clean sight lines
  • Can be installed in traditional and pocket installations
  • New construction and replacement
  • Up to 8 panels wide
  • Heavy aluminum interlocks with vinyl covers

Aluminum Sliding Patio Door Replacements

French Door 5000 Series


Features & Benefits

  • Added Security: multi-point lock features a double throw bolt design
  • Quiet Operation: double veined felts
  • Enhanced energy efficiency: insulated glass option cuts down on electric consumption


Sliding Glass Door FD8100


Features & Benefits

  • Added Security: 2-point locking system
  • Enhanced water shedding: weep holes in track
  • Smooth Operation: stainless steel duel tandem rollers with precision ground bearings


Sliding Glass Door 7000 Series

EAS 7000 Series Glass Door

Features & Benefits

  • Added Security: 2-point locking system
  • Enhanced water shedding: Weep holes in track
  • Smooth Operation: Stainless steel housing with nylon roller
  • Reversible interlocks

Which Sliding Patio Door Replacement Will You Choose?

There is an array of sliding patio door replacement options available each serving different aesthetic and functional needs of homeowners. 

The question is which style will you choose? Click the 

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