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Choosing Single Sliding French Doors

Choosing Single Sliding French Doors

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August 6, 2008

French doors have always been crowd pleasers.  These beautiful fixtures bring about images of wealth, refinement, and grace from an era long gone.  If you are considering replacing a door in your home with one of these classic doors, but aren't sure where to place it due to room, there is good news on the horizon.  Single sliding French doors are a great way to get the look you want without having to cut into walls to do it. They are space saving, functional, and look great.  However if you decide to go with one of these unique French doors, you are going to have some serious decisions to make.

Just like with any other type of door or home fixture, there are all kinds of options in your French door choice.  One of the first things you will have to decide is where to place the door.  French doors of any type can be used inside or as an outdoor door.  They look great inside as bedroom, office, or family room or den entryways.  Single sliding French doors are also a great addition to add elegance and class to your dining room. 

Single Sliding French Doors

On the outside of the home, single sliding French doors usually aren't used as the main entrance, but they are great for back or side doors.  Especially if you have a deck or patio you like to entertain on in the warm months, these doors are very functional and look great.  You can create the look and feel of an outdoor living room easily.

Once you have it established where you want to place your new single sliding French doors, you have to actually pick one out.  They come in a huge variety of styles and colors.  These French doors are also very easy to fit into your existing décor or personal taste.  Whether your personal taste is more contemporary or leans more to the country or classic look, these doors will fit right in with your plans.  Go ahead and take the plunge.  You won't be sorry you made this decision.

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