Summary: How to install sliding doors and sliding wardrobe doors and create extra storage space in the home. The 'Slidrobe', a fitted wardrobe with a sliding door, is a real space saving storage solution for a small room or home. Learn how to fit a sliding wardrobe door and get our tips on what to look our for when picking your slidrobe.
With property prices at an absolute premium right now many people are turning to extending, renovation and refurbishment to gain the extra space they need in their homes. Storage space in modern properties is sadly lacking and any storage solutions, be it simply for clothes, or for the many things we seem to collect, are very much sought after.
There are several companies on the market that have been working on this problem for some time and have come up with some extremely pleasing ideas. Using fitted wardrobes with sliding doors can save a great deal of room and, especially with mirror doors, can make the room appear bigger.
See the related projects list on the right to learn how to build a cupboard or use partition walling to build a fitted wardrobe. If you have constructed your own wardrobe space in most cases the companies in question will then be able to take the dimensions of the opening and do the rest!. Installing sliding wardrobe doors is a relatively simple procedure and one that is made even easier by searching YouTube for a tutorial video, of which there are several.
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