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Old 02-17-2013, 04:38 PM   #1
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No space for door frame


We are remodeling a bathroom and want to put in a closet with roll out drawers. The space is only 18 inches wide but 3 feet deep so a door frame would dramatically reduce the usable space and it is not positioned for a pocket door. How do you build/install a door where it must hinge directly on the wall?

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Old 02-17-2013, 04:55 PM   #2
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No space for door frame


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Why not a Bifolding door?

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Old 02-22-2013, 07:22 PM   #3
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No space for door frame


With such a small space I would ditch the door entirely if you want the rollout drawers. Build a wood face for the hole and you can put your drawers and shelves or whatever you want. You're essentially making a cabinet. I just did a closet very similar to yours for a customer. I faced it with oak and had two pull out drawers on the bottom and I made a door for the top half with shelves inside.
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