A-Series gliding patio door

A-Series Frenchwood® Gliding Patio Door


Our Premium gliding patio door offering authentic architectural style and superior performance.

  • Made of solid wood and fiberglass material for superior strength, stability and long-term beauty
  • Withstands up to 8 inches of rain per hour and hurricane-force wind speeds
  • Multi-point locking system pulls the door panel tightly closed for a weathertight seal and enhanced security
  • Extensive array of factory-stained or painted interior options save time and finishing costs

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Authentic Craftsmanship

  • Premium, solid wood interiors and wide wood profiles provide authentic architectural craftsmanship and beauty of French doors
  • Frame constructed with a wood core and durable fiberglass exterior for strength and modern low maintenance
  • Mortise-and-tenon panel joints include patented dowel construction for maximum strength
Interlocking

Superior Performance

  • Interlock weatherstripping is designed to seal out drafts, wind and water
  • Fiberglass sill with contain and drain system provides superior performance against wind and rain
  • Wood frame is treated with a water-repellent preservative for maximum protection and performance
Ball bearing rollers

Smooth, Easy Operation

  • Panels operate effortlessly on adjustable ball-bearing rollers and a durable, stainless-steel capped track that resists stain, rust and denting
  • Weather-resistant construction with laminated veneer lumber core on panel and frame adds strength and eliminates warping for smooth operation
A-Series lock

True Peace of Mind

  • Our patented multi-point locking system pulls the door tightly closed for enhanced security and weather protection
  • Available with StormWatch® protection, including impact-resistant glass, for 24/7 protection against extreme weather conditions

Exterior Colors

  • WHite
    White
  • Sandtone
    Sandtone
  • Terratone
    Terratone
  • Forest Green
    Forest Green
  • Canvas
    Canvas
  • Dove Grey
    Dove Gray
  • Prairie Grass
    Prairie Grass
  • Red Rock
    Red Rock
  • Black
    Black
  • Dark Bronze
    Dark Bronze
  • Cocoa Bean
    Cocoa Bean

Exterior Trim

  • exterior trim profile
    2" Brick Mould
  • 3 1/2 inch, 4 1/2 inch flat trim
    3-1/2" or 4-1/2" Flat
  • exterior trim profile
    3-1/2" or 4-1/2" Flat with Extended Top
  • 3 1/2 or 4 1/2 flat decorative drip cap
    3-1/2" or 4-1/2" Flat with Decorative Drip Cap
  • exterior trim profile
    3-1/2" or 4-1/2" Flat with 2" Cornice Top
  • exterior trim profile
    3-1/2" or 4-1/2" Flat with 3-5/8" Cornice Top

Interior Colors

  • WHite
    White
  • Birch Bark
    Birch Bark
  • Primed
    Primed
  • Canvas
    Canvas
  • Sandtone
    Sandtone
  • Dark Bronze
    Dark Bronze
  • Black
    Black

Interior Wood Options

  • Pine
    Pine
  • Maple
    Maple
  • Oak
    Oak
  • Vertical Grain Douglas Fir
    Vertical Grain Douglas Fir
  • Cherry
    Cherry
  • Mahogany
    Mahogany

Interior Stain Options

Stain options available for Pine, Maple and Oak. Vertical Grain Douglas Fir, Cherry and Mahogany available unfinished only.
  • Clear Coat
    Clear Coat
  • Honey
    Honey
  • Cinnamon
    Cinnamon
  • Russet
    Russet
  • Mocha
    Mocha
  • Espresso
    Espresso

Hardware Styles

Andersen Windows Patio Door Hardware Styles Gliding Albany

Albany

Black, Gold Dust, Stone, White

Andersen Windows Patio Door Hardware Styles Gliding Anvers

Anvers®

Bright Brass, Oil Rubbed Bronze, Satin Nickel

Andersen Windows Patio Door Hardware Styles Gliding Covington

Covington™

Antique Brass, Bright Brass, Oil Rubbed Bronze

Andersen Windows Patio Door Hardware Styles Gliding Encino

Encino®

Distressed Bronze, Distressed Nickel

Andersen Windows Patio Door Hardware Styles Gliding Newbury

Newbury®

Antique Brass, Bright Brass, Brushed Chrome, Oil Rubbed Bronze, Polished Chrome, Satin Nickel

Andersen Windows Patio Door Hardware Styles Gliding Tribeca

Tribeca®

Stone, White

Andersen Windows Patio Door Hardware Styles Gliding Whitmore

Whitmore®

Antique Brass, Bright Brass, Oil Rubbed Bronze, Satin Nickel

Yuma Gliding Patio Door Hardware

Yuma®

Distressed Bronze, Distressed Nickel

Hardware Colors

  • Andersen Windows Hardware Finishes Antique Brass
    Antique Brass
  • Black swatch
    Black
  • Andersen Windows Hardware Finishes Bright Brass
    Bright Brass
  • Bright Chrome Hardware Finish
    Bright Chrome
  • Andersen Windows Hardware Finishes Distressed Bronze
    Distressed Bronze
  • Andersen Windows Hardware Finishes Distressed Nickel
    Distressed Nickel
  • Andersen Windows Hardware Finishes Gold Dust
    Gold Dust
  • Andersen Windows Hardware Finishes Oil Rubbed Bronze
    Oil Rubbed Bronze
  • Andersen Windows Hardware Finishes Polished Chrome
    Polished Chrome
  • Andersen Windows Hardware Finishes Satin Nickel
    Satin Nickel
  • Andersen Windows Hardware Finishes Stone Hardware
    Stone
  • Andersen Windows Hardware Finishes White
    White

Grille Types

Full Divided Light

Full Divided Light

For an authentic look, full divided light grilles are permanently applied to the interior and exterior of the window with a spacer between the glass.
Simulated Divided LIght

Simulated Divided Light

Simulated divided light offers permanent grilles on the exterior and interior with no spacer between the glass. We also offer permanent exterior grilles with removable interior grilles for easy cleaning.
Removable

Removable Interior Grille

Removable interior wood grilles are secured via a fastener or grille clip and can be removed enabling you to easily clean the glass surface.

Finelight

Finelight Grilles Between-the-Glass

Finelight™ grilles-between-the-glass make interior window and patio door glass easier to clean. Optional permanent grilles on the exterior provide architectural style and detail.

Grille Patterns

Andersen Windows Grilles Queen Anne Pattern

Queen Anne

Andersen Windows Grilles Diamond Pattern

Diamond

Andersen Windows Grilles Colonial Pattern

Colonial

Andersen Windows Grilles Modified Colonial Pattern

Modified Colonial

 

Also available with a 2-1/4" rail

Andersen Windows Grilles Tall Fractional Pattern

Tall Fractional

 

Also available with a 2-1/4" rail.

Andersen Windows Grilles Short Fractional Pattern

Short Fractional

 

Also available with a 2-1/4" rail.

Andersen Windows Grilles Prairie Pattern

Prairie

 
Andersen Windows Grids Specified Equal Fractional

Specified Equal Light

Any number of same-size rectangles across or down.
Andersen Windows Custom Grille Patterns

Custom Patterns

 

U- FACTOR

How well a product prevents heat from escaping.

SOLAR HEAT GAIN COEFFICIENT

How well a product blocks heat caused by sunlight.

VISIBLE LIGHT TRANSMITTANCE

How much visible light comes through a product.

UV PROTECTION

How well a product blocks ultraviolet rays.

SmartSun™

U- FACTOR

How well a product prevents heat from escaping.

SOLAR HEAT GAIN COEFFICIENT

How well a product blocks heat caused by sunlight.

VISIBLE LIGHT TRANSMITTANCE

How much visible light comes through a product.

UV PROTECTION

How well a product blocks ultraviolet rays.

SmartSun with HeatLock™ Coating

U- FACTOR

How well a product prevents heat from escaping.

SOLAR HEAT GAIN COEFFICIENT

How well a product blocks heat caused by sunlight.

VISIBLE LIGHT TRANSMITTANCE

How much visible light comes through a product.

UV PROTECTION

How well a product blocks ultraviolet rays.

Low-E4®/Low-E

U- FACTOR

How well a product prevents heat from escaping.

SOLAR HEAT GAIN COEFFICIENT

How well a product blocks heat caused by sunlight.

VISIBLE LIGHT TRANSMITTANCE

How much visible light comes through a product.

UV PROTECTION

How well a product blocks ultraviolet rays.

Low-E4 with HeatLock™ Coating

U- FACTOR

How well a product prevents heat from escaping.

SOLAR HEAT GAIN COEFFICIENT

How well a product blocks heat caused by sunlight.

VISIBLE LIGHT TRANSMITTANCE

How much visible light comes through a product.

UV PROTECTION

How well a product blocks ultraviolet rays.

Sun

U- FACTOR

How well a product prevents heat from escaping.

SOLAR HEAT GAIN COEFFICIENT

How well a product blocks heat caused by sunlight.

VISIBLE LIGHT TRANSMITTANCE

How much visible light comes through a product.

UV PROTECTION

How well a product blocks ultraviolet rays.

PassiveSun®

U- FACTOR

How well a product prevents heat from escaping.

SOLAR HEAT GAIN COEFFICIENT

How well a product blocks heat caused by sunlight.

VISIBLE LIGHT TRANSMITTANCE

How much visible light comes through a product.

UV PROTECTION

How well a product blocks ultraviolet rays.

Triple-Pane (with Low-E coatings on two surfaces)

U- FACTOR

How well a product prevents heat from escaping.

SOLAR HEAT GAIN COEFFICIENT

How well a product blocks heat caused by sunlight.

VISIBLE LIGHT TRANSMITTANCE

How much visible light comes through a product.

UV PROTECTION

How well a product blocks ultraviolet rays.

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Single Panel (stationary)

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Two Panel

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Three Panel

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Four Panel

Insect Screens

All insect screens have a long-lasting fiberglass screen mesh with a charcoal finish and are color matched to the exterior of the door unless otherwise specified.
gliding screen

Gliding Insect Screen

The insect screen is available for both two-panel doors and four-panel doors. Gliding insect screens have Delrin® injection-molded bottom rollers with self-contained leveling adjusters, providing smooth operation. Interior and exterior pulls and latch are provided.
gliding door retractable screen

Retractable Insect Screen

The retractable insect screen is installed on the exterior of the door and opens side-to-side across the width of the opening. When the insect screen is not in use, it neatly retracts into a small canister mounted on the exterior of the door. The retractable insect screen canister is available for two-panel patio doors. Please note, retractable insect screen track reduces clear opening height by 1".

The Smartest Technology for the Smartest Homes

VeriLock® Security Sensors detect when your window or patio door is open or closed, as well as locked or unlocked. The Wireless Open/Closed Sensors detect whether your window or patio door is open or closed.
Exterior trim adds a finishing touch to your windows or doors and is often essential in achieving authentic architectural style. You can match the color of your windows or doors, or complement them with a different color.

Trim Colors

  • WHite
    White
  • canvas
    Canvas
  • sandtone
    Sandtone
  • terratone
    Terratone
  • forest green
    Forest Green
  • dark bronze
    Dark Bronze
  • black
    Black
  • cocoa bean
    Cocoa Bean
  • red rock
    Red Rock
  • prairie grass
    Prairie Grass
  • dove gray
    Dove Gray

Trim Styles

Brick Mould

2" Brick Mould

3.5 inch flat

3.5" Flat

4.5 inch flat

4.5" Flat

Head Trim Profiles

Decorative Drip Cap

Decorative Drip Cap

2" Cornice

2" Cornice

3 5/8" Cornice

3 5/8" Cornice

threshold

Threshold

An oak or maple threshold is available for finishing the interior of the sill.
Remodeling Clip

Remodeler Sill Clip

Allows for easy installation in replacement applications with a finished interior floor. This clip fastens to the subfloor and the sill snaps into the clip, providing a secured structural installation.
stationary panel patio door

Stationary Panel

Consider adding a stationary panel to bring in more light and expand your view.

Explore Options and Design Your Own

Use our easy step-by-step design tool to create the window or door you're looking for. Explore and select from a wide variety of options including interior and exterior colors, hardware styles and finishes, grille patterns and trim.

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Andersen Windows Design Tool - A-Series GLiding Patio Door