Andersen Frenchwood® hinged patio doors not only open your home to the world outside, they bring the beauty of nature inside. They can  ood a room with sunlight and provide panoramic views, and their wide wood pro les add an undeniable elegance to their surroundings. Yet they are just as effective in sealing the elements out. And with quality construction like mortise-and-tenon dowel joints and a multi-point locking system that seals the doors tight at the top, center and bottom, they’re built to stay that way for years*. Our Frenchwood hinged doors offer an extensive array of options and accessories, including sidelights and transom windows, and are available in two operating styles: inswing and outswing.

 andersen french doors with screens

Hinged French doors from Andersen provide easy access to your home’s exterior or patio.

single active french door

Traditional craftsmanship combines with modern energy efficient technology to create this modern classic.

FWO hinge door, french outswing door

Our 5-point locking system improves energy efficiency and offers an increased level of security. We’ve even added a French outswing patio door and a space saving sliding French patio door version to this traditional styling.


• Virtually maintenance-free

• Perma-Shield® exteriors never need painting and won’t peel, blister, flake or corrode*

• Frame exterior is protected by a tough vinyl cover that resists dents, repels water and provides long-lasting protection

• Wood panel members exterior are coated with a urethane finish

• The sill features three-piece construction of solid oak and aluminum fortified by Fibrex® material


• Weather-resistant construction for greater comfort and energy efficiency

• Weatherstripping is designed to seal out drafts, wind and water

• A variety of Low-E4® glass options are available to control heating and cooling costs in any climate

• Many 400 Series Frenchwood® hinged patio doors have options that achieve ENERGY STAR® version 6.0 certifications in all 50 states**


• Four exterior color options

• Unfinished pine, oak, maple or factory-finished white interiors

• Extensive hardware selection

• Add style with grilles, exterior trim, art glass or patterned glass