Indoor/Outdoor Living

Be outside even when you're inside

When you remove the limits from your home, you create endless possibilities. From cookouts on the patio to sunset dinners to simply clearing your mind, indoor/outdoor spaces encourage a healthier lifestyle and bring your home to life.

Exterior of house in the woods with pool
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Limitless space

More space means more opportunities to create experiences with the ones you love. More living space, more dining space and more space for you to be you.

outdoor patio on modern home with andersen patio doors

Immersive views

By opening your home to the outdoors, you turn the beauty of your landscape into an immersive part of your living space. This gives you a greater connection to the outside world and incredible views. 

exterior entrance of rustic home with stone steps showing andersen doors and windows

A healthier, happier home

Photo: Vance Fox
When you completely surround yourself in natural light and fresh air, you create an uplifting environment that research suggests can make you healthier, happier and more inspired4 5 6
interior of home showing andersen windows and doors in  great room

Limitless space

More space means more opportunities to create experiences with the ones you love. More living space, more dining space and more space for you to be you.

outdoor patio on modern home with andersen patio doors

Immersive views

By opening your home to the outdoors, you turn the beauty of your landscape into an immersive part of your living space. This gives you a greater connection to the outside world and incredible views. 

exterior entrance of rustic home with stone steps showing andersen doors and windows

A healthier, happier home

Photo: Vance Fox
When you completely surround yourself in natural light and fresh air, you create an uplifting environment that research suggests can make you healthier, happier and more inspired4 5 6
Andersen Windows

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We test, retest, and test again, so your windows and doors work every day, day after day. It's why homeowners, builders, contractors and architects agree Andersen® products rate #1 in quality.
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Your home experience extends outside your walls, and we have the best options for indoor and outdoor living spaces according to homeowners and pros.
Andersen Windows

#1 trusted & recommended1

Proud to be the #1 trusted and recommended window and door brand by builders, contractors and architects.
Number 1 in Innovation icon

#1 innovative window and door brand1

New designs bring new possibilities to your home, and homeowners and pros agree we’re the #1 innovative window and door brand.
Andersen Windows

Products rate #1 in quality & performance2

We test, retest, and test again, so your windows and doors work every day, day after day. It's why homeowners, builders, contractors and architects agree Andersen® products rate #1 in quality.
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Andersen offers the best options for indoor and outdoor living spaces3

Your home experience extends outside your walls, and we have the best options for indoor and outdoor living spaces according to homeowners and pros.

Inspiration for your project

man sitting on floor in bedroom leaning against bed

Projects

Indoor Outdoor Oasis

Will Taylor, of Bright Bazaar, renovated his 1952 Cape Cod cottage-style home to include an addition that blurs the lines between indoors and outdoors.

Back of house with pool and outdoor dining table at dusk. Large windows, modern home

Ideas

Becki Owens' Ideas

Explore celebrated blogger and Insta-inspo designer Becki Owens' favorite ways to celebrate the indoor/outdoor living trend.

Laura from Inspiration for Moms standing with new Patio Door, 200 Series with Blinds in Glass

Projects

Patio Door Refresh

Laura from Inspiration for Moms upgraded her patio door for a more sleek, convenient and energy-efficient option featuring blinds-between-the-glass.

man sitting on floor in bedroom leaning against bed

Projects

Indoor Outdoor Oasis

Will Taylor, of Bright Bazaar, renovated his 1952 Cape Cod cottage-style home to include an addition that blurs the lines between indoors and outdoors.

Back of house with pool and outdoor dining table at dusk. Large windows, modern home

Ideas

Becki Owens' Ideas

Explore celebrated blogger and Insta-inspo designer Becki Owens' favorite ways to celebrate the indoor/outdoor living trend.

Laura from Inspiration for Moms standing with new Patio Door, 200 Series with Blinds in Glass

Projects

Patio Door Refresh

Laura from Inspiration for Moms upgraded her patio door for a more sleek, convenient and energy-efficient option featuring blinds-between-the-glass.

Country Manor project industrial modern home with pool

Projects

Country Manor

To celebrate 360 degrees of natural scenery and create a modern feel, large, black windows and a folding outswing door open the indoors to the outdoors.

modern wood exterior home poolside with andersen windows and doors

Projects

Into the Woods

This home represents a seamless union of modern design and state-of-the-art technology. Floor-to-ceiling glass doors welcome the outdoors inside, creating an endless open floor plan with stunning views.

interior of house indoor swimming pool with andersen windows

Projects

Sands Point

Liftslide doors aid in creating a beautiful inside/outside transition to make this mahogany and cement mansion a spa-like retreat.

Country Manor project industrial modern home with pool

Projects

Country Manor

To celebrate 360 degrees of natural scenery and create a modern feel, large, black windows and a folding outswing door open the indoors to the outdoors.

modern wood exterior home poolside with andersen windows and doors

Projects

Into the Woods

This home represents a seamless union of modern design and state-of-the-art technology. Floor-to-ceiling glass doors welcome the outdoors inside, creating an endless open floor plan with stunning views.

interior of house indoor swimming pool with andersen windows

Projects

Sands Point

Liftslide doors aid in creating a beautiful inside/outside transition to make this mahogany and cement mansion a spa-like retreat.

Products that fit your space

Doors & Windows

  • Big Doors
  • Gliding Patio Doors
  • French & Hinged Patio Doors
  • Pass-Through Window
andersen big door from livingroom to outdoor pool

Big doors

What: Epic moving glass walls that fold, slide or pivot
Where: Often used for panoramic views and bringing the outside in
Fun Fact: More than just a door, it's up to 60 ft. of pure wonder
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family sitting on patio of home with andersen gliding patio doors

Gliding patio doors

What: The one that slides open
Where: Perfect when you don’t have space for a hinged patio door
Fun Fact: Slides left or right, opening to the great outdoors
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French & hinged patio doors

What: The door that swings open
Where: Great for patios, decks and even side entrances
Fun Fact: It can swing in or out, either way you'll get outside!
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Pass-Through Window

Pass-through window

What: The window designed to connect to an outdoor living space
Where: Perfect in a kitchen or anywhere you want to connect indoor prep space to an outdoor hangout
Fun Fact: You can choose to have it slide or fold - even pocketing into the wall

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