To learn how to install a sliding patio door in a new building or when all siding and trim has been removed, explore our installation guides that walk you through the process step-by-step. Select your frame type below to get started.
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Nail Fin Installation Instructions
New Construction Installation After Building Wrap for Nail Fin Sliding Doors
A sliding door is installed on a stud wall with sheathing after the building wrap is in place. It is then attached using the nailing fin and integrated with the building wrap using flashing tape.
New Construction Installation in Masonry Construction for Block Frame Sliding Doors
A sliding door is installed on a concrete or masonry wall. It is then attached using screws through the frame or clips and sealed to the exterior brick, siding or stucco.