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JimLes

10:01AM | 05/07/99
Bvwindows
I am replacing old aluminum single pane sliding doors.

Is vinyl the way to go?

What about companies? I can get two Viking doors for the price of an Andersen. Are Viking windows decent?

Also, does anyone know any good installation links and/or review sites?

Thanks.

DR HOME

11:51AM | 05/07/99
Just an opinion, but, I would never recommend a sliding door to anyone. I have yet to come accross one that did not eventually leak air. Some sooner than others. Have you considered a French door?

For the other part- Viking???????? That's a new one. Always remember, in windows and doors, you get what you pay for. One of the few areas in life where cost = quality.......

Curtis

10:36AM | 11/10/99
Member Since: 11/09/99
2 lifetime posts
I would agree 100%. Don't wast your time w/ sliders. they come off the track, dirt get's in the track, the track bends etc....I just replaced mine w/ french...they look great!
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