The right patio door can enhance your view and indoor-outdoor living area.
It can also help use less energy, limit outdoor noise and serve as the center of attention in your home.
But taking on a replacement project can feel like an impossible task. There are numerous patio door styles to choose from.
Exterior French doors. Sliding glass patio doors. Multi-slide doors. Folding patio doors. Bifold doors.
Not confident of what’s ideal for your home? The professionals at Pella of Beltsville can help.
See our quality craftsmanship up close at our Pella of Beltsville showroom. Or book a free, in-home consultation to go over all the possibilities. We can make almost any door you’re picturing.
Which Patio Door is Best for Me?
Learn more about the different options Pella offers. Customization, energy efficiency and style—it’s all here.
French patio doors swing open all the way for an unimpeded view of the outdoors. This double-door style can make your room feel brighter and more spacious. It allows in abundant natural light.
You can decide how wide to open them—just a little bit or all the way—to wecome refreshing breezes during the summer. Large panes of glass capture the sun’s heat during the winter, helping keep your room comfortable.
French-style doors open inward or outward, depending on the model. They need more room to fully open—specifically for doors that open inward.
They can open more fully than a single-panel sliding door. A sliding door can only open to one side. It’s also restricted by its frame.
Pella® Architect Series® French Doors
Pella® Architect Series® features traditional and contemporary wood selections. Our professionals at Pella of Beltsville can help you define your style—from traditional colonial to modern farmhouse. Or help you create your own design.
Pella® Lifestyle Series French Doors
Pella® Lifestyle Series showcases the most desired designs, features and performance options for wood patio doors. All at a fantastic value.
Look through the colors, finishes and grille patterns at the Pella of Beltsville showroom. Or create your own doors during your free, in-home consultation.
Lifestyle Series French doors are designed for your life. Customize them with available integrated blinds, shades or security sensors.
Are French Doors Energy Efficient?
Yes! Many Pella French doors have been given ENERGY STAR® certification. Energy-efficient patio doors can help you save more on energy bills. And keep your home cozier all year long.
Dual- and triple-pane glass options are available for some models, as well as InsulShield®. This glass collection delivers many innovative, energy-saving options for the climate in Beltsville.
Multi-Panel, Multi-Slide and Bifold Patio Doors
Multi-panel doors offer the most light and opening space of any kind of patio door.
These broad panels are not hard to use. They smoothly stack against each other or slip discreetly into a wall pocket.
These patio doors are available in several models:
- Lift-and-slide panels, which stay fixed until easily engaged on rollers.
- Multi-slide panels, which can open to one side or in the middle.
- Folding glass doors or bifold patio doors, which slide away neatly.
Pella® Scenescape™ Doors
Pella® Scenescape™ doors feature fine wood furniture detailing.
Decide between multiple door types up to 10 panels wide. Stacking, folding and pocketing applications are available.
With a thermally broken frame design, these doors are also appropriate for cold, wet climates.
Collaborate with design professionals at the Pella of Beltsville Showroom. Or schedule a free, in-home consultation to start making doors that work with your home. We’ll help you bring your design concepts to life.
Are Multi-Slide Doors Energy Efficient?
Absolutely. Pella offers energy-efficient models that meet or exceed ENERGY STAR® requirements in all 50 states.1
Going with an energy-efficient patio door can help you save more on your heating and cooling costs. And keep your home cozier no matter the season.
Dual- and triple-pane glass options are available for some styles, as well as InsulShield®. This glass collection delivers many smart and energy-saving options for the climate in Beltsville.
Sliding Glass Doors
Sliding glass doors give a broad view of the the scenery.
Since a sliding door runs on a track, it doesn’t need extra floor space to open. This makes it a good choice for homes with not a lot of space.
Pella® Architect Series® Sliding Doors
Pella® Architect Series® sliding patio doors highlight exquisite wood furniture detailing.
Think about the possibilities with the professionals at Pella of Beltsville. Or during a free, in-home consultation. Select from nearly unlimited design options, including custom sizes and grille patterns. And attractive hardware in vivid patinas and other classic finishes.
Add self-closing InView™ or Rolscreen® retractable screen door options to make your new patio doors more innovative.
Pella® Lifestyle Series Sliding Doors
Pella® Lifestyle Series wood sliding patio doors provide excellent performance options.
Pella® Impervia® Sliding Doors
Pella® Impervia® sliding patio doors use Duracast®. This material is the strongest, most durable material available for patio doors.2
This patented fiberglass is exceptionally energy efficient. It’s also able to take on extreme heat and cold. And there are variable design features and options to create the style you want.
Pella® 350 Series Sliding Doors
Pella® 350 Series sliding patio doors are made from premium, easy-care vinyl.
Thanks to SmoothSeam™ technology, the interior corners on these doors are nearly invisible. And extra-durable tandem nylon rollers provide simple operation.
Encompass by Pella® Sliding Doors
Encompass by Pella® vinyl sliding glass doors fit almost any budget.
These durable doors will look good for years. Bid farewell to painting with low maintenance vinyl frames that enhance your home.
Are Sliding Glass Doors Energy Efficient?
Definitely. Many of Pella’s sliding glass doors have achieved ENERGY STAR® status. Energy-efficient sliding doors can help you save more on energy costs. It can also keep your home more comfortable no matter the weather.
Dual- and triple-pane glass options are available for some product lines, as well as InsulShield®. This glass collection offers many smart and energy-saving options for the weather in Beltsville.
Bring Your Design Vision to Life with Pella
Pella can help you design the patio doors of your dreams. To begin, schedule an appointment online today. Or stop by our Beltsville showroom.
1Some Pella products may not meet ENERGY STAR® guidelines in Canada. For more information, contact your local Pella sales representative or go to energystar.gc.ca.
2In testing performed in accordance with ASTM testing standards, Pella's Duracast® has displayed superior performance in strength, ability to withstand extreme heat and cold, and resistance to dents and scratches. Special shape windows are made from a non-Duracast fiberglass composite.