Bifold Closet Doors
Bifold closet doors are great for small rooms like closets, laundry rooms and pantries. These style doors don’t provide security but they’re a great way to conceal spaces that are typically messy. When the folding panels are open, they also allow full access to your stuff, a bonus if you’ve ever tried to access the back half of a closet via a single, swinging door.
There are a variety of options for the repair and replacement of bifold closet doors. The cost varies with size, materials and labor, but even the most expensive are quite affordable. Updating bifold doors in children’s rooms can be as easy as adding a coat of paint or applying a decal. Closet doors can turn into organizational spaces with the application of a dry-erase surface or chalkboard paint.
Existing bifold doors can get out of alignment with the door frame, have worn edges, stripped mounting screws, stripped brackets or problems with the top roller guides. Thick carpet can cause bifold doors to open awkwardly and removing doors can require assistance. Repairing bifold doors that are out of alignment can be as easy as adjusting the screw on the top bracket but it can also be frustrating, so review them carefully before you try to repair them and watch out for pinched fingers.