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Nanawall or Lacantina doors..which one?

Posted by stovetop (My Page) on
Wed, Sep 26, 12 at 19:05


We are in the process of adding an addition on our house and will be installing a bi-fold door. I am trying to make up my mind as to which manufacture to use...Nanawall or Lacantina doors. there is a $2000 price difference between the 2 manufacturers, Nanawall being the more expensive. (Marvin came in the highest by an additional 2k over the nanawall...highway robbery?) Anyways, anyone have experience with the doors and/or a preference as to which one would be better?

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RE: Nanawall or Lacantina doors..which one?

Marvin in my opinion is better than Nanawall. Nanawall is a good product and Lacantinia not familiar with at all. Knowing how much they cost 2k would in my opinion be worth the extra money.

RE: Nanawall or Lacantina doors..which one?

Re millworkman,

Actually my contractor when talking with our local marvin showroom was told that their bifolds leak, leak, leak. So for the price they are charging I would expect better. I would agree that their windows are superior product as we live on the ocean and get some wicked storms where the rain comes at us sideways.

RE: Nanawall or Lacantina doors..which one?

I am glad to hear more good about the Lacantina Door. They did come in the cheapest but I was leaning toward the Nanawall because they provided so much more information. ie cad drawings, specs etc, whereas LaCantina only provided a quote and when I talked to their rep he was monosyllabic in his answers. Not very inspiring when we live on the opposite coast and looking at an unforeseeable problems with the install etc...

RE: Nanawall or Lacantina doors..which one?

Re: Benjamin123

Was wondering if you could provide more detail on why you prefer Lacantina over nanawall? I am trying to make an educated decision and any other information would be appreciated about working with Nanawall over Lacantina.


RE: Nanawall or Lacantina doors..which one?

i think we got our nanawall from jeld wen & it was way cheaper than marvin

RE: Nanawall or Lacantina doors..which one?

sorry it wasn't jeld wen...i'll find out & write back

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