In-Swing French Patio Doors

French patio doors that open in, maintaining the usable space outside your home.


French doors have an aesthetic appeal that achieves an elegant, timeless look inside or outside the home. In-Swing French Doors open to the interior of a home and maintain usable space on the outside of the door. For a multiple-pane look, choose from a variety of grid options available to create the look of individual lites.

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Essence Series®

The durability of a fiberglass exterior and the beauty of a wood interior in natural Pine or Clear Vertical Grain Douglas Fir or choose a primed Pine to match your interior trim.
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Tuscany® Series

A beautiful, premium vinyl French door crafted from Milgard's proprietary formula.
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Ultra™ Series

Beautiful to look at ---- with little upkeep required, Ultra™ Series fiberglass doors are built to last.
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In-Swing French Doors is rated 3.5 out of 5 by 31.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from i am a professional installer. I have installed about 12 of these in the last month. I was initially attracted to the texture of the surface. It was not all glossed out like vinyl doors. The working mechanisms are about the same, with the stainless steel 3 point locking system, the lift lever latching, with the sidelights with lever handleset, and the adjustable hinge system. But, the major point that sold me was the ease of replacement glass if needed. On wood French doors, generally, they can't just replace the glass, the whole sash or full panel must be removed. which means staining and lacquering, or new prime and paint will be needed. The frames are stiffer, and reduce the possibility of snapping a corner during transport. Easy to square-up due to the stiff side frames. I could go on and on, but I think they are a great product, and no issues. Why would anyone use wood doors? South facing house Vs. North. no worry of rot, pests or kid damage.
Date published: 2014-03-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Amazing Door. This door is more solid that he solid door that we replaced. I didn't think that possible. We absolutely love it!! it looks perfect like it always belonged there. The added screen feature we are for sure going to love this summer! Everything came pre-installed, all we did was put it in the hole in the house, and poof it was perfect! My only problem was figuring out how to operate the handles. That was a learning curve, as we had no directions included with our door. When we figured this out, it was a very impressive door, with amazingly secure feel. Would order from Milgard over and over! Thanks!!!
Date published: 2012-02-27
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Product is terrible and I wouldn't buy another Milgard product! After the initial install Milgard service reps had to come back to adjust the side panel doors and dirty glass between the panels was replaced in one of the two side panel doors. The main door glass had to also be replaced due to scratches in the glass. The main door has never opened or closed without scraping the bottom door sill. Milgard service reps have said the door is manufactured incorrectly. It is crooked by greater than 3/8 of an inch. They have ordered a new frame and Milgard sent them hinges instead. They have ordered the door frame a second time and I am still waiting for it to be delivered and installed. The door was ordered in October 2016 and installed in November 16 2016. First service call was on December 27, 2016 (6 weeks). Second service call was February 7, 2017 ( another 6 weeks) and it was determined the door was crooked and needed to be replaced. Third service call was scheduled for April 4, 2017 (another 8 weeks gone) and it was cancelled due to, I was told, damaged parts being delivered. Fourth service call was scheduled for May 11, 2017 and again cancelled due to no parts from factory being delivered. Fifth service call was occurred on May 16, 2017 and only new hinges were brought, not a straight door frame. We are currently (June 6, 2017) at 28 weeks since the door was initially installed and still the crooked main door remains in place without anyone at Milgard letting me know when this door frame is to be replaced with a straight one that doesn't drag and stick on the door sill every time you enter or exit the door.
Date published: 2017-06-06
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Poor construction, slow service Screen was not fitted to window. The screen was of flimsy construction that is not likely to last. The holes to secure it to the door did not match the holes in the frame. Similarly I am concerned that the seals around the door will be needing replacement within a relatively short time. Door was installed in January. Expect something in April. Paid for more expensive glass that did not have guarantee that lesser quality glass.
Date published: 2017-03-08
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Esseence Door We recently purchased a Essence french door and 3 new windows through a contractor. Our home was broken into over 2 months ago and we opted to wait the 2 months for Milgard to manufacture while we had wood and cardboard over our windows. Delivery and installation day came (2/8/17) and after removing the crate from the door we notice it was not the correct door, my contractor checked his emails he found Milgard somehow did not contruct the correct door. We had the option of sending the door back however this would mean another 2 month wait. We decided we would work with the door that we received. Once the door was in place we were unable to get the door handle and lock to function so the door is stuck. This means the door cannot be shored up properly so it is temporarly installed. As of today 2/9/17 we are currently waiting to hear from Milgard regarding the warranty and what can be done to repair this. This door was very expensive I would have thought they would have at least tried to operate the door before it left the factory? I would check other brands before buying this wasn't exactly the experience we expected.
Date published: 2017-02-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Ultra™ Series In-Swing French Doors We love our new Milgard patio door. Has great features and looks very nice.
Date published: 2017-01-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from these look great Replaced old aluminum sliders with French doors. The installation was very quick, and all the details were taken care of. The doors look great and operate easily. We also replaced an old double slider with the Tuscany sliders. The house looks a lot better and the windows help with insulation and noise.
Date published: 2017-01-13
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Ultra Series In-Swing French Doors NOT WHAT I ORDERED My neighbor purchased Ultra Series In-Swing French Doors made by Milgard and I really liked the overall construction and assembly. I just happened to be in the market to replace my french doors and have a slightly larger opening then my neighbor. I called on the same installer to order the same Ultra Series design. Unfortunately the construction was completely different, which made the door unstable when opening and closing and does not have the same exterior construction in the door jambs as does my neighbor, which I immediately noticed after the install. As a result I requested the installer to send a representative from Milgard to inspect the door and his response was, my door is constructed differently because it larger in width. I expressed your website talks about construction being custom and asked why my door couldn't be constructed using the same jambs supports style as my neighbor, which would provide more stability, especially since its a larger door. In addition I expressed the door is marketed as a fiberglass door and yet my door has aluminum door jambs, however my neighbors door jambs are made of fiber glass. In the end I requested a replacement Ultra Series French door to be constructed in the same fashion as my neighbors. The response I received was that decision is above my pay grade. Afterward the Milgard representative offered to discount the door a $1000.00 or take the door back so I can order a different door from another manufacturer. Needless to say I'm very disappointed with Milgard and will not purchase any future products from their company. So much for a great neighborly referral Milgard!!!
Date published: 2017-01-13
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