converting a upvc door

Postby etranger » Thu Mar 22, 2007 10:53 am

I have a fully panelled upvc front door which i would like to take apart and put a sealed unit double glazed panel in so creating a fully glazed door,is this feasable? if so how do take the door apart?
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Postby thedoctor » Thu Mar 22, 2007 2:16 pm

See the double glazing project to see how the beads fit into windows and doors. If your panels are fixed with beads like this, you should be able to remove them and replace them with glass. Use a sharp chisel or scraper to lever out the first bead and the rest should click out relatively easily.
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