Benefits of Glass Sliding Doors

Sliding glass doors can add both beauty and function to your home. The designs have come a long way in recent years, and these doors have become one of the highest-quality, energy-efficient options available for increasing the value of homes today.   

Aesthetic Appeal

Sliding glass doors fit in with virtually every style of interior design and décor. They are simple, sleek, and practical. They can also give the illusion of a bigger space. Frames come in a variety of finishes and colors, so it is easy to find something that will suit your home’s style.

Natural Light

One of the top advantages of having sliding glass doors is that they consist of large glass panels, which allows more natural light into your home. This light makes your home more welcoming and can make your home warmer, saving you money on your electric and heat bills.

Energy Efficient

In addition to the added light and warmth that sliding glass doors bring, opting for insulated sliding glass doors would provide even greater energy efficiency. These double or triple paned doors would help keep your home warm in the winter and cool in the summer and help filter noise from the outside.

Space Saver

Sliding doors allow more usable space in your home because they slide along a parallel track, and therefore don’t require the clearance for swinging that a hinged door would.


Sliding glass doors give you an unobstructed, panoramic view of the world outside your home. Gaze into your backyard and gardens, or, if you are a parent, keep a watchful eye on your children!


Sliding doors glide easily along their tracks, making them easy to open and close. This is great if you entertain often – guests can easily move in and out of your house, and you can move back and forth from the grill to the kitchen quickly!

Atlas Glass and Mirror is proud to provide full glass sales and installation services to the metro west and eastern Massachusetts areas. During our 27 years of business, we have earned a reputation as a trusted contractor for residential and commercial clients. Call us at 508-879-6087 or fill out our contact form to request a quote or learn more about our services.