According to HomeAdvisor, on average, homeowners spend $2,500 on installing a patio door, including labor costs. A patio door professional charges $70 to $120 for installation—and it could take three to five hours to pull down the old one and replace it with something new. Choosing the right kind of door can be more challenging than it seems because there are so many good options available. Before replacing a patio door, start with what you already know.
What’s the size of your doorway? Which colors and materials look aesthetically pleasing with the existing structure of the house? Can you find something that’s already on the market, or will you need something that’s custom-made? Experts say to start with these answers to identify the right patio door for your home.