How to remove sliding closet doors if you want to change your closet door with a new type of door? You need to remove the entire structure of your old sliding door out of the way so you will be able to place the new structure of your door.
Removing the sliding closet door easily
- First you need to make sure what type of track that your old sliding door have on its structure. You can see the track after you slide open one of the door and take a look at the opening on your sliding door. See if it has a notch on both the top and the lower track, or your sliding door might be build using solid structure. When it has solid structure you can see a flange that used to stabilize the roller on the bottom part of the track while on the top track you will see a flange which have short angle.
- How to remove sliding closet doors? You can slide the door so you could reach to the screw on the track on the guides in the bottom track part. Take out the screw using your screwdriver so you can take out the guide.
- For notch door you need to lower the top lower with screwdriver then align the front door to the notched so can remove the door out, repeat this with the rear door to complete your work.
- For the solid structure you need to take the door out of the way by placing it in the middle of the door opening and take it out. How to remove sliding closet doors? You can try to angle the door for around 15 degrees so you can grab the door then pull it towards you while lift the door.