Repairing A Wooden Accordion Door - General DIY Discussions - DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum


Go Back   DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum > DIY Repair > General DIY Discussions

CLICK HERE AND JOIN OUR COMMUNITY TODAY...IT'S FREE!

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 02-29-2008, 08:17 PM   #1
Newbie
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Posts: 1
Rewards Points: 10
Default

Repairing a wooden accordion door


With apologies if this has been posted already...

About 20 years ago, we installed wooden accordion doors for a closet. While the wood panels have held up nicely, the glue (or other adhering substance) has of course gotten tired and dry, so the panels are coming apart. The source where we bought the doors has long since gone out of business. Are there any recommendations regarding best sources for replacement joins, and the substance that would be used (like glue, if not such). Our collective minds at home are not recalling what type of substance to use, and we're unsure about where to get replacement parts.

By the way, we're in the DC-MD-VA area. Any advice kindly appreciated. We are otherwise (forgive the pun) flopping around for an answer.

Advertisement

m61ks is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-29-2008, 08:24 PM   #2
Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Posts: 96
Rewards Points: 75
Default

Repairing a wooden accordion door


Unless it's antique and you absolutely love the door just get a new one. Most big box stores have them. There cheap dollar wise.

Advertisement

jiggyjack is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Entry Door---My Story----Advice Please rossmoor Building & Construction 3 02-29-2008 10:13 PM
Swapping exterior door perpetual98 Remodeling 3 11-27-2007 06:55 PM
Possible foundation, door gap problems Jemo Building & Construction 1 02-11-2007 09:43 AM
(urgent!) Covering/repairing damage on wooden door frame? Photinus General DIY Discussions 2 07-19-2006 08:25 PM




Top of Page | View New Posts