Sliding Door Detail
Multi / Lift
& Slide Doors

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Door panels glide along the track using durable, fixed stainless steel roller carriages built specifically to carry heavy door panels. For oversized units, door systems are built as Lift & Slide units where door panels lift off the floor and glide effortlessly across the track allowing for large, heavy panels to operate with the touch of a finger.

Designed and built to specification in virtually any configuration. Clad Exterior/Wood Interior or Wood Exterior/Wood Interior available. Traditional and soft contemporary profiles to meet any architectural style. Extensive selection of wood species. Lift & Slide Door units available as non-pocketing and pocketing. Motorized door systems available as an option. Configurations available with up to 4 operating panels in one direction and up to 8 operating panels bi-parting, with or without pockets. Custom configurations including radius and zero post corner meet units.

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Handles, Hinges
Southland Multi Slide Fixed roller door units use heavy duty tandem precision bearing stainless steel wheel carriages to ensure durable, smooth operation

Southland Lift & Slide doors come standard with German engineered hardware mechanisms that allow door panels to be lifted off the floor to slide effortlessly

Trim hardware handles, cylinders and pulls in stainless steel or brass in a choice of finishes from Functional Fenestration Inc. including satin nickel, dark painted bronze, oil rubbed bronze, polish lacquered

Handles are available as fixed or removable so as to allow pocketing doors to fully enter the pocket

Handle styles include "Sierra", "Classic" and "Ottowa" by Functional Fenestration Inc.

Customer may supply own trim hardware/handles – please discuss with your salesperson for compatibility and any special door prep

Motorized units utilize no trim hardware creating a seamless, clean look
glass panes
Southland uses Cardinal Glass Industries™ quality glass products exclusively on our door units

Cardinal is considered one of the world’s leading providers of glass used in top-of-the-line residential windows and doors

Cardinal LoE Insulated glass is available as LoE272, LoE366, LoE340, LoE180 and i89 with argon in the air space; capillary tubes included for high altitude specified projects

LoE glass, especially LoE366, offer an excellent combination of high visible light transmittance, neutral color, low U-value and low solar transmission

Cardinal LoE patented, state-of-the-art sputtered coatings deliver optimal energy efficiency

Cardinal's "Endure" stainless steel dark bronze spacer ensures longevity and optimal thermal performance

Preserve™ protective film is standard on Southland units with LoE IG products and protects glass in transit and on the construction site

Neat™ coating ensures windows clean easier and stay clean longer is standard on LoE366. It is optional on all other LoE Cardinal glass products

Specialty, tinted and obscure/decorative glass available
panel & frame
Wood Species
Clad exterior/wood interior or wood exterior/wood interior available

Virtually limitless wood species including Vertical Grain Douglas Fir, Accoya, Pine, Clear Alder, Knotty Alder, White Oak, Red Oak, Teak, White Maple, Western Red Cedar, Cherry, Walnut, Sapele, African Mahogany, Honduras Mahogany, Hemlock and more

Factory primed interior (and primed exterior for wood units) available

2 ¼" door panel options

Jambs based on door configuration

Stainless steel flush track sill or extruded bronze sloped aluminum sill available

Engineered LVL core stiles with laminated real wood veneers provide consistent structural integrity and are less prone to warping particularly on taller door panels

Top rails and bottom rails are solid wood

Stile/top rail widths and profiles: 4" contemporary, 4" traditional and 5" traditional

Bottom rail height and profiles: 7 ½" contemporary, 7 ½" traditional and 9 ½" traditional

Simulated divided lites with dark bronze glass spacer as ⅞" and 1 ⅛" bars with traditional or contemporary profiles

All wood treated in Wood Life™ preservative to promote longevity

Our extruded aluminum clad, thick wall 6063 T-5 hardness, components are uniquely tooled for and owned by Southland Windows & Doors

Clad frames are constructed with heavy extruded aluminum using engineered corner key inserts with acrylic injected sealant and are mechanically fastened

Frame and head include structural nailing fin (no nail fin on pocketing door systems)

On clad exterior/wood interior units, all wood is covered by aluminum cladding leaving no wood exposed to exterior elements
clad finish
Clad finish options to customer specification include Kynar wet coating, Class 1 Anodize and Powder Coat

Southland clad standard finish - AAMA 2605 70% Kynar wet coating, high performance exterior specification resistant to moisture, ozone, UV radiation and weathering and is considered the ultimate for performance and longevity

Standard colors or virtually limitless custom color options available to match a customer supplied color sample

Class 1 Anodize colors: Clear, Light Bronze, Medium Bronze, Dark Bronze, Champagne, Extra Dark Bronze, and Black – specialty anodize copper also available

Powder Coat available in virtually limitless custom colors

Specialty textured and metallic finish options available
Lift & Slide Doors
Direct Set Window
Direct Set
Awning Window
Casement Window
Double Hung Window
Double Hung
Fixed Casement Window
Horizontal Sliding Window
Bifold Window
Dutch Door
Bifold Door
Interior Swing Door
Interior Swing
Exterior Swing Door
Exterior Swing
Patio Sliding Door
Patio Slider
Multi / Life & Slide Door
Multi / Lift & Slide
Summer Door
Hardware / Wood / Glass Options

Hardware / Wood / Glass Options