Patio doors enhance the atmosphere of your home, highlight the color of the walls, make the decorations more striking and increase the dynamism of the interior design. Do you want to know which one is the best for your home? Find out below.

What is a patio door?

A patio door usually leads to a garden or backyard. Lower-level apartments, as well as houses, have these types of doors.

The design of patio doors often allows a portion of the garden, flowers, trees, and lawn to be seen from inside the house.

Types of patio doors

There are patio doors made of different materials, the main ones being the following:


PVC remains a popular material among patio door buyers. The reasons lie in its: affordable price, good resistance to impact and external elements, low rust, and resistance to rot.


While wood still performs well regarding thermal efficiency, it should be noted that it is the most expensive material on this list. Undoubtedly offering an incomparable seal and representing a total aesthetic asset, it should be noted that it is not economical to maintain.


Renowned for its elegance, the aluminum patio door has the advantage of requiring very little maintenance to maintain a beautiful appearance over time. In addition, it blends well with modern and contemporary decor due to its clean look.


The steel patio door is often chosen for its very high strength, which makes it the safest option on this list. In this regard, it is worth noting that those who buy it decide to pair it with tempered glass windows, thus making their door an insurmountable obstacle to intruders. In addition, the insulating properties of this type of door are excellent.

When to replace my patio door?

Some of the reasons to replace your patio door are:

  • A new door with a design that matches our home style is ideal for renovating your home.
  • It is recommended that you replace your patio door whenever you notice moisture, leaks, or corrosion on your patio door.
  • If your current door does not give you confidence, you may need to install a new patio door that reinforces your security and gives you all the guarantees you need.

Seaside has multiple models of patio doors for your comfort; check our catalog and purchase the one you like the most.