PATIO PERFORMANCE AND STYLE HINGE ON THE RIGHT PATIO DOOR
MAUMEE, Ohio (January 13, 2005) – Patio doors add beauty and light to any home, but it takes the right patio door to perform in harsh weather and high traffic from family and pets. It hinges on the quality design and construction of the door, from high-performance materials that withstand heat, rain and cold, to advanced engineering that virtually eliminates air and water infiltration to beautiful styling that integrates the patio with every entry on the home.
Fiber-Classic® and Smooth-Star® Patio Door Systems from Therma-Tru offer the ultimate in style, performance and durability. Both are available in a wide variety of sizes for new construction and remodeling, including 8-foot tall systems. The new line of Hinged Patio Systems will include center-hinged, jamb-hung or French door (active/passive) configurations.
Fiber-Classic Patio Doors Offer Wood-Grained Beauty
The Fiber-Classic Hinged Patio Door System is available in four factory finished exterior colors – White, Almond, Stone and Bronze. The interior features realistic oak graining that can be stained or painted to match any décor. All Fiber-Classic hinged patio doors feature standard Low-E glass, high-performance (HP) adjustable Stone finish sill, High-Heat Composite (HHC) frame, and proprietary adjustable security strike plate that withstands 450 pounds of force. An optional Multi-Point Locking System and adjustable hinges are available in Brass, Brushed Nickel and Oil-rubbed Bronze finishes. Optional profiled internal grid patterns or external grilles are available, as well. It is offered with a full system lifetime limited warranty.
"The new Fiber-Classic Hinged Patio Door System offers beautiful wood graining and fiberglass performance that made our Fiber-Classic entry doors the most preferred brand in the industry," said Jim Sulier, Product Manager, Patio Door Systems, for Therma-Tru Doors. "And, it offers performance and durability backed by more than 20 years of experience in designing and building fiberglass entry doors. After all, wouldn't you prefer to buy a patio door from an entry door expert?"
The high-performance fiberglass door panels won't warp, crack, rot, swell or split like wood patio doors, or rust, ding or dent like aluminum and steel.
"The new Fiber-Classic Sliding Patio Door System not only keeps out wind, water and other harsh elements, but intruders too," said Jim Sulier, Product Manager, Patio Door Systems, for Therma-Tru Doors. "Thanks to a spring-loaded footbolt and an easy-to-operate multi-point locking system, homeowners can rest assured that they are protected. And, the stainless steel hardware offers excellent corrosion-resistance for coastal and high exposure locations."
Smooth-Star Provides Lasting Performance
Smooth-Star Hinged Patio Door Systems deliver durability with the rich look of fine painted wood and they won't dent, rust or corrode like steel. They are available in a variety of sizes, including 8-foot tall systems. This new line of Hinged Patio Systems will include center-hinged, jamb-hung or French door configurations.
"If you want a smooth, painted finish for your patio door that will withstand years of traffic and weather, you want a Smooth-Star Hinged Patio Door System," said Sulier. "It combines great style with the lasting performance of fiberglass that builders and remodelers have relied on for years."
The factory finished exterior in four popular colors – White, Almond, Stone and Bronze, Low-E glass, color-matching High-Heat Composite (HHC) frame, high-performance (HP) Adjustable Stone finish sill and proprietary adjustable security strike plate are all standard. The HHC frame has been tested to withstand temperature and humidity extremes, and it won't warp, rot, crack or swell like wood. The interior is ready for painting to match any décor. A Multi-Point Locking System and adjustable hinges are optional. The Smooth-Star Hinged Patio Door System is backed by a full system 20-year limited warranty.
Therma-Tru Doors provides the product installation and service information that builders and remodelers need to do the job right. For more information on Therma-Tru Doors, visit www.thermatru.com or call 1-800-THERMATRU (1-800-843-7628) to request the new Fiber-Classic and Smooth-Star patio door system brochures.