Like all other doors, windows and skylights in your home, sliding glass doors can be designed with many different glass types.
Tempered glass, also called safety glass, is often used in sliding glass doors, as it breaks into small pieces when impacted instead of leaving more dangerous, large pieces of glass stuck in the door.
6.38MM Laminated clear glass also called safety glass, used in non-standard sliding door for the simple reason that it can be easy mended to the right door size.
Reflective glass is also commonly used, also call high-performance glass to reduce heat gain into the living space, as the coating on the glass helps reflect sunlight away. Energy efficiency is important, and a popular type of reflective glass is low-e
Double glazing, also called insulating glass these doors are also often made up of two pieces of glass sealed together with airspace-usually filed with gas-in between.
Glass sliding door repairs costing approximately $450 to upwards of $1800 it all depends on the size, type of glass and if it's a single or double pane. You can purchase a new 1.510W x 2.143H glass sliding patio door for about the same as the replacement glass would cost you like $798 plus GST.