Using 16d sinker or box nails, attach the studs to the top and bottom plates using two nails through the plate at each end of each stud. Post as a guest Name. Match the layout on both boards by marking the lines on both pieces using a hand square. Can the existing doors be repurposed into sliding doors? Secure in place with 16d nails at header and floor. There's usually a second track that will go in the floor which may require removing a piece of hardwood and cutting a replacement. Install the upper and lower door guides and hang the door, ensuring that it slides smoothly, closes completely and that the edge is flush with the pocket when it is open.
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House Hunters 1am 12c. I am renovating a year old house and I am adding a half bath as well. Accessed 01 November How complicated is it to convert a hinged two door closet to a sliding doors? Replacing the pocket door assembly with a conventional hinged swing door can improve the functionality of the doorway and greatly improve appearance and security.