Oversized doors are an increasingly popular item on homeowners’ wish lists. They open the house to connect with the outdoors and help create the illusion of space for today’s smaller homes. Naturally, a key question to ask is, how much do these expansive doors cost? The cost of the doors depends on your project size opening and the door style and design that you select. Of course, you can begin your project by asking for a quote, but without knowing your design alternatives, you won’t really know if the quote is high or low for what you want and need.
A better way to get a handle on how much an oversized door like a multi-slide, lift and slide, or bi-fold door will cost is first to identify what goes into the price of these doors. Here is a list of door features that you’ll want to consider as you plan, and these choices will drive the cost of the doors.Get A Free Quote
Types of Door Materials for Sliding Doors
Doors come in a myriad of materials. The common are aluminum, wood, wood clad, or vinyl. The type of door contributes to the overall weight of the door and influences the construction required to support the large opening for the doors. You’ll also want to consider designing overheads for protection.Learn About Material Choices
Finish Options for Multi-Slide Doors
Here’s an area where you can have a direct effect on your budget by selecting finishes like decorative glass, door hardware, and custom finishes that are budget friendly.
Guidelines to Determine Costs For Replacement Doors
Generally speaking, expansive doors will range from $1,000. – $1,300. per linear foot, depending on the manufacturer’s system and your design choices. Installation, generally speaking, large sliding doors may run $100. – $150. per linear foot, depending on the complexity of your project. A knowledgeable dealer can help you optimize the size and panels for the best pricing. Again, generally speaking, sliding doors are a more complex design and will cost more than folding doors. Although the sliding doors can provide unobstructed views. Selecting a manufacturer’s stock color will save you money as well.
Lastly, begin with a door manufactured by a quality company like Marvin and always select a certified installer, and in the long run, you’ll save money.
Contact Our Team If You Have Questions About Multi-Slide Doors
Our team at Woodland Windows & Doors in Chicago can help answer any questions you might have regarding large multi-slide patio doors for your home. Contact our team by calling 630-869-1450 or fill out our online contact form to get in touch with our door replacement experts. We offer free door replacement quotes for homeowners, contractors, and HOA’s in the Chicago area.Contact Our Experts