The best of the new design patio doors have much greater effect on the way the family use the house than in the old days. they do allow access in and out, but more than that. A really beautifully installed system will reveal the outer space in more glory – no hefty and cumbersome frameworks getting in the way. There is something truly relaxing about being able to look out from the living room into the greater outdoors. It is uplifting and creates inner peace, especially if family members get into the habit of drinking in the calm quiet of that extra space. It matters not if the garden is pristine and like a Chelsea exhibit. Even a rambling untidy patch can be brought under control and a focal point created. A bistro table and chair set will allow a person to move from the inside to their outside space with a purpose! The sliding or folding patio doors as a wall of the house really do open up endless possibilities.