In my last two room makeovers, one particular of the biggest and most dramatic modifications I’ve produced is to replace the old sliding closet doors with standard hinged doors.
My only criticism is that the white colour is not a pure white. It is much more of an off-white. That indicates I am going to want to paint them to match the trim color by way of the rest of the home. Even so, there is so considerably window compared to the door frame, that this should not be a major project, and it’s a tiny price tag to pay for otherwise higher excellent and easy-to-set up doors.
Now, if you appear closely, you can see that the doors are not hanging completely plumb. As it really is developed, the IKEA mounting program for these sliding doors makes use of a bottom rail which I chose not to incorporate. But remember that I told you to obtain two of the end fixture brackets for that pole? Mount the second one particular at the really bottom of the pole and make yourself a standoff/bumper for these doors to get them to hang straight by sticking felt furnishings glides to a smaller sized angle bracket and bolting it to the clamp. Alternatively, make a U shaped guide lined with felt and attach it to the floor at the center of the doors.
believed was a inventive, economical hardware answer turned out to be over $50. Needless to say, that did not fly. I ended up applying galvanized steel garage door handles instead. They truly turned out genuinely cool and still have the industrial feel I wanted. I did replace the screws that came with the kit with the ones you see above for aesthetic factors but we essentially had as well as nicely mainly because the original screws weren’t lengthy enough to go via the door completely and adhere them with a nut on the back. These handles were about $5 every single, again from Dwelling Depot.
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