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A Brief Overview of Pocket Door DIY

If you want to remodel your home just the way you want it using pocket doors, you have 2 options for installation; you can either do it yourself, or you can have someone do it for you instead. Doing it yourself is highly recommended since having someone do it for you, although saves more time, is a bit costly for something you could do yourself. Besides, even if you’re new to what you’re doing, the process won’t take long and it’s more affordable this way.

DIY Pocket Doors

Before anything else, you’ll want to take a check out some things you are going to need aside from your hardware kit. Also, you’ll need to evaluate how the pocket door will be used in order find out what features are right for you. For example you may wish for privacy and security therefore you will need the pocket door sliding door lock. Other considerations may include door size, door material, soft close options, and if your using double doors do you require double door co-ordination. Further details of these options can be found here http://www.pocketdoorshop.co.uk/category/278/Door-Accessories


Doing your homework first can also help you save a lot of money while doing the job. If the time comes where you find yourself stuck in the process, as mentioned above, you will always have the option of having someone do it for you.


Read the instructions!


Remember, haste makes waste. Although there are numerous online guides on how to install a pocket door, these are not intended to replace what was given by your manufacturer. All Eclisse pocket doors are supplied with detailed installation instructions, you can even watch our installation video on Youtube http://www.pocketdoorshop.co.uk/infopage.aspx?aid=18


While pocket doors add charm and character to the room, it’s also a fun way to get more out of the room in terms of space and light. Just make sure to plan ahead and take your time. Reading every bit of instruction in the manuals will ensure that you get the job done in no time as well as achieve your desired results.

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