Ok here’s one everyone should be able to comment on. “Sliding
glass doors” Which is the best? Anderson, Pella, HunterDouglas,
Noname, store brand. (French wood style)
We have a Pella today, we need to add two more to another area
of the house. The Pella is the only door that the screen is on
the inside. The moveable door panel slides on the outside. Pros
& Cons on this? I’d consider vinyl but in this room we would
finish/stain the wood door. Would be installed on a north facing
wall, in the upstate NY.
I have a Pella and it is on a north facing wall also. The inside screen has
the potential to allow bugs in when you close it for the night. Only
downside I've found in 10 years or so.
The upside is that is seals very well. On most sliders, the wind pushes the
sliding portion away from the gasket, but the Pella pushes it together to
make a better seal.
Another poster made a comment about snow. We had about 70" of snow this
year and I've never had a problem opening the door. To me, it is a
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