Marvin Divided Lite

 Simulated Divided Lite

  • Simulated Divided Lite with Spacer Bar (SDLS)- an energy-efficient way to create the look of divided lites. SDLS bars are permanently adhered to both sides of the glass. A spacer bar is installed between the glass, creating the essence of Authentic Divided Lites.
  • Simulated Divided Lite (SDL) - SDL bars are permanently adhered to both sides of the glass.


  • Grilles-between-the-Glass (GBGs) - Grilles are permanently installed between the glass panes. This low maintenance option creates the look of divided lites. The interior and exterior color of the grilles can be different. Choose from 13 exterior colors and 4 interior colors.
  • Removable Grilles - Solid wood Grilles on the interior offer the look of a classic divided lites, but can be easily removed for cleaning.


Marvin's custom capabilities allow us to create almost any divided lite pattern you can dream up. Divided lites can feature an array of muntin widths, unique muntin profiles, rectangular or radius cuts and more. Choose from an existing lite cut, specify custom divided lites according to a new design or ask our design professionals to assist in creating a pattern for your needs.

The result is a window or door that combines the detailing and craftsmanship of a small millwork house with the product performance delivered by an industry leader.

These are some of our most frequently-requested divided-lite patterns.