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Old 03-23-2011, 08:55 PM   #1
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installing swing glass shower door

Ok I have taking care of one bathroom (just removing the shower sliding doors and adding a rod instead), now the master bath. I want to take out the dated shower sliding doors, and put in a swing glass door. Being that I'm new to DIY. Will it be too hard for me to tackle? Should I hire someone to install it? Any tips or input is greatly appreciated.


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Old 03-23-2011, 09:14 PM   #2
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A lot depends on the kind of door---the kit doors with aluminum frames aren't to bad. The instructions are often hard to follow---Unemployed son in law must be the technical writer.

The heavy frameless doors are a bit advanced for more many DIY sorts. Those are safest left in experienced hands.

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