When considering home renovation or remodeling, French doors are one of the most elegant design additions that you can make. In almost all scenarios, French doors are installed to open toward the inside of the house. These replacement door styles are popular because they are attractive, functional, and allow a large amount of light into a room.
Benefits of French Doors
- Open up a room to the outside
- Extremely customizable in style
- Energy efficient with double-paned glass
- Multi-point lock system ensures security
- Both sides of the door open as opposed to only one
- Give the illusion of additional space
- Function as windows, allowing for more light
- Conveniently incorporate outdoor decks & patios into your living space
- Timeless appeal
Constructed & Designed for Light
French doors are of light construction, usually installed in pairs, with divided glass panes extending most of their length. They are esteemed for their visual grace and their ability to transmit light between spaces even when closed. Many homeowners are choosing French doors because they add a unique feel of grace to a living or dining room, create an open-air look, and help to better the access between rooms within a home.
A French door is a door that has multiple lites, or pieces of glass that are cut and fit for the full length of the door. French doors made of double-pane glass may have the decorative grill embedded between the panes. The decorative grill may also be superimposed on top of the single pane of glass in the door. Also, French doors can have decorative patterns cut into the glass for an elegant touch.
If you have a beautiful patio or backyard, you certainly want immediate access to this area, and there is no more elegant way to create this passage than with French doors. Learn more about whether Window World French Door installation is the best fit for your home by scheduling a free in-home estimate.