It's not always easy to know which material to choose when it comes to your exterior doors, so we created a comparison chart: see the specs for PVC, hybrid (PVC-aluminium), steel, aluminium and fiberglass doors.

Door materials comparison charts

Entrance doors

  Steel Fiberglass
Energy efficiency √ √ √ √ √ √
Scratch & impact resistance √ √ √ √ √
Warp resistance √ √ √ √ √
Affordable pricing √ √
Advantages
  • Superior structural load (allows for larger door dimensions)
  • Exceptional insulation
  • Durable (will not rust, warp, or split)
Customization Colour, stained glass windows, embossing, transom windows, sidelights and hardware are all completely customizable. 
Warranty By choosing our products, you get the best lifetime warranty in the entire industry.

Patio doors 

  PVC Hybrid (PVC & aluminium) Aluminium
Energy efficiency √ √ √ √ √  
Strength/structural load √ √    
Affordable pricing √ √ √ √ √  
Advantages
  • Superior energy efficiency
  • Most affordable of all materials
  • Perfect strength for standard residential buildings
  • 100% recyclable
  • Glossy finish that repels dirt
  • Great structural load due to aluminium (allows for larger doors)
  • Good compromise between energy efficient PVC and the strength of aluminium
  • Superior structural load (allows for larger dimension doors)
Customization Colour, grilles, transom windows, sidelights and doorknobs are all entirely customizable.
Warranty By choosing our products, you get the best lifetime warranty in the entire industry.