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Pittsburgh Sliding Glass Doors

Save Space and Add More Natural Light With Sliding Glass Doors

Welcome more natural light into your home with the addition of sliding glass doors. Consisting of two or more panels of glass, these doors slide within the frame of the door rather than swing, requiring less floor space and allowing you to fill that space with furniture.

Whether you are building a new home or renovating, sliding glass doors can offer benefits that normal doors do not. Pittsburgh is no stranger to cold winters and semi-humid summers, and sliding glass doors can help seal your home from the outdoors and limit temperature fluctuation. Sliding glass doors can also be designed to complement any style.

Commonly known as: sliding patio door, sliding door, sliding deck doors, gliding door

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Popular Local Trends & Styles

  • Sliding patio doors in sleek, contemporary style Contemporary Style

    Pittsburgh area homeowners, especially those who are first-time buyers, are often looking to update their home. Contemporary glass doors, with smart styling, clean sightlines, and virtually unlimited design choices, can help you achieve whatever style or aesthetic you desire for your home. Choose from a variety of wood types, colors, finishes, and hardware to add personality to your doors and complement whatever design choices you already have in place.

  • Colonial style home Colonial Style

    Even in the modern era, colonial homes are all around Pittsburgh. Typically two to three stories, these traditional-style homes are often made of red brick and boast a sophisticated exterior that emphasizes a warm and inviting front door. Inside, the first floor often revolves around a formal living room, dining room, or family room. You can add instant style to this space with a sliding glass door for easy access to your outdoor patio area.

  • Description Customizable Comfort

    Don’t settle for the standard when it comes to your sliding glass door. Take your pick of hardware, glass, and frame to fit your design, and then choose from a variety of prefinished stains and colors. No matter your desired style — modern, traditional, or contemporary — there is a sliding glass door that can serve as the perfect finishing touch for your home.

  • Child closing a sliding glass door screen on the patio Sliding Glass Doors With Screens

    For homeowners who want the best of both worlds, adding a screen1 to your sliding glass door can offer exactly that. Invite a cool summer breeze into your home without having to worry about fending off an invasion of bugs. There are different types of patio door screens, with a variety of materials, to suit whatever works best between your home and patio.

1Warning: Use caution when children or pets are around open windows and doors. Screens are not designed to retain children or pets.

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Recommended Customizations*

Traditional designs abound in the Pittsburgh area, where colonial, Cape Cod, and Tudor style homes are among the most common architectural styles. Window grilles are the perfect addition for homeowners who want to remain authentic to their home’s traditional design. Transoms, a crosspiece placed above the large glass panels of your doors, can also achieve this look.


  • Classic Collection
  • Essential Collection


  • Traditional Grille Pattern
  • New England Grille Pattern
  • Custom Grille Pattern

1Not all customizations are available in all Pella product lines.

Pittsburgh Climate Recommendations

Diverse Climate

Diverse Climate

Prepare for bitterly cold winters and semi-humid summers with Pella® Impervia®. This strong fiberglass, for both windows and patio doors, is durable enough to withstand extreme heat and subzero cold.

Weather Protection

Weather Protection

Prepare wood patio doors for bitterly cold winters and semi-humid summers. EnduraClad® and EnduraClad® Plus exterior finishes resist fading and look great for years.

Insulating Glass

Insulating Glass

Pella® offers windows with Advanced Low-E Insulating Glass and AdvancedComfort Low-E Insulating Glass, both with argon, to help keep your home insulated from Pittsburgh’s chilly winters and moderate summers.

Why Choose Pella?

Customized with You in Mind

Pella windows and doors are made specifically for your home because one size doesn't fit all. With access to many materials, colors and options, including exclusive snap-in options for shades, blinds and grilles, along with smart home products and a proprietary finishing process that helps provide a quality finish.

Built to Last

Pella products are backed by some of the strongest window, door and installation warranties in the business. When installed by a Pella branch, your project is backed by our Pella Care Guarantee, our package of product warranties, installation warranty and service agreement that covers your products and their installation — including labor — for up to 10 years. See the written limited warranty for details, including exceptions and limitations, or contact Pella Customer Service at 877-473-5527.

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An in-home consultation can help you explore all options and get a professional opinion on what will work best for you. During the consultation, local window professionals can come to your home to assess your window replacement needs and understand your priorities and budget.

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A Pella Windows & Doors of Pittsburgh expert can help you pick out a window that fits your home — and your style. Find your local Pella representative to schedule a free in-home consultation, measurement, and estimate.

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Sliding Glass Door Projects in Pittsburgh

Indecision can be solved with a little inspiration. Check out how other homeowners in your area have incorporated patio doors into their home with Pella Window and Doors of Pittsburgh.

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Find more inspiration for your sliding glass door project, get additional design tips, and learn more about finding the right sliding door for your home.

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*Based on a 2020 survey of leading window brands among homeowners.

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