Every home has its faults and quirks. While some of these simply require good, old-fashioned tolerance, there’s much to be done that can improve your home’s livability.
A sliding glass door, for example, can replace a traditional door and make your life easier and your home, more accessible.
Safer for Children & Easier for Parents
As your family grows, you may notice that lugging all that baby stuff in and out of the house gets harder and harder. From strollers to “Pack-n-Play” enclosures, to the baby in a car seat, diaper bags, and whatever else you might need for your day, there’s a lot that has to go with you. A sliding glass door can accommodate wider items and be easier to open and close, even with your hands full. And as your little ones grow, sliding glass doors are also less likely to close on tiny fingers.
Less Risk for Injured/Handicapped Individuals
Other life events can also bring on the need for simpler, wider doors. Injuries, whether temporary or permanent, can necessitate wheelchairs, crutches, and other mobility enhancement devices. Operating these while also trying to get a traditional door open might seem impossible, and getting through them after they’re open can prove even more difficult. A sliding glass door can open wider and more easily than other doors, giving you the room and ease you need to come and go as you please.
Perfect for Parties
Parties and other events in your home can be better with a sliding glass door, too. Whether a party, family gathering or an event where people mingle freely both in and out of the house, a sliding glass door can provide continuity and ease of movement from one area to another. It also provides an excellent view of the gathering so that, as the host, you can see when your guests need attention, whether they’re hanging out inside or out on the patio.
Working with Professionals
From the above-mentioned benefits to bringing more natural light into your home, to expanding the available floor space near the doorway, your sliding glass door can provide lots of benefits, but only if it’s installed properly. It’s essential that you work with a qualified professional to choose the right door for your needs. At Miller’s, an honest, dependable team is waiting to help you find the right Wincore door for your home. Contact Miller’s today for your free sliding glass door installation estimate.