Andersen Perma-Shield Gliding Patio Door

Andersen Perma-Shield Gliding Patio Door

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  • In-home consultation
  • Dedicated project manager
  • Removal & disposal
  • 20/10 year warranty
  • 20 year workmanship guarantee
  • Financing available

About the Andersen Perma-Shield Gliding Patio Door

The Andersen 200 series Perma-Shield gliding patio door gives your home a contemporary look with energy-saving performance at a great value. With a low-maintenance, durable surface that covers the frames inside and out, it'll provide years of reliable operation. A wide range of color, hardware and grille pattern options are available to customize the look you want. Andersen 200 series patio doors are well-constructed units and the top of the sliding patio doors market.

  • Andersen's most versatile patio door - a modern look at a value price.
  • Solid wood frames and sashes
  • Vinyl clad exteriors, virtually maintenance free
  • White, Canvas, Sandtone, Terratone, Dark Bronze and Black frames available
  • Includes gliding insect screen matched to frame color
  • Eight hardware styles available in a variety of finishes
  • Blinds between the glass are available for 6 ft wide doors when a white frame is selected. The blinds are mounted in between two panes of insulated glass in a dust-free environment, and are magnetically controlled using low profile controls.
U-factor indicates how well a product prevents heat from escaping.

The lower the number, the better. To meet Energy Star requirements, patio doors must have a u-factor at or below 0.27.

U factor


Thermal performance is a rating on a scale of 4 of the overall energy performance of the product.

Thermal Performance


Visible transmittance refers to how much visible light comes through the product.

The higher the number, the more light is transmitted. VT values typically range from 0.30 to 0.70.

Visible Transmittance


Solar heat gain coefficient measures how well a product blocks heat caused by sunlight.

The lower the number, the more it will help reduce the use of air conditioning and energy use. In cold climates, a higher SHGC is desirable to collect heat from sunlight. SHGC typically ranges from 0.25 to 0.80.

Solar Heat Gain Coefficient



The Andersen Perma-Shield patio door is backed by a transferrable, 20/10 year, limited factory warranty. The warranty covers:

  • The glass and glass seal are covered to be free from defect or failure for 20 years
  • All non-glass elements are covered to be free from defect or failure for 10 years.