Maximizing Design Potential of Patio Doors

This course explores the many functions windows and patio doors serve will help optimize performance of the built environment. Learn about the frame materials most commonly manufactured and a little history about aluminum, vinyl, wood and fiberglass composite. 

After completion of the course, you will be able to:

  • List patio door material use, function and features

  • Describe door configuration options and other considerations

  • Understand door testing requirements

  • Discuss the important role doors plan in improving day lighting and natural ventilation

CEU is worth 1 LU/HSW AIA Credit.