Return to the Bathrooms Forum | Post a Follow-Up

 o
Alternative door for linen closet ?

Posted by PAINTEDPEGGIES (My Page) on
Mon, Feb 25, 13 at 15:11

In the hall/kids bathroom the linen closet door is right behind the bathroom door and is always getting slammed by it. The doorknobs also get caught because they hit against each other.

I want to remove the linen closet door but then what? Accordian door? Any ideas would be appreciated!

(Or I could take off the main door and do a barn door, but how complicated is that? expensive?)


Follow-Up Postings:

 o
RE: Alternative door for linen closet ?

Why not put a hinge limiter on the bathroom door so it can't slam into the linen closet door?


 o
RE: Alternative door for linen closet ?

Could you just leave the closet door off the linen closet and just make the space open shelves that are only seen when the bathroom door is closed?


 o
RE: Alternative door for linen closet ?

Would a bi-fold door work?


 o
RE: Alternative door for linen closet ?

Hinge stop.


 o
RE: Alternative door for linen closet ?

Curtain?


 o
RE: Alternative door for linen closet ?

Wow, great ideas...I might do the curtain or bi-fold door.

I don't think the hinge stop would work because the door knobs jut out so far they bang together before the actual doors come close to touching.

I looked up barn doors and yikes! Had no idea they are that pricey.


 o Post a Follow-Up

Please Note: Only registered members are able to post messages to this forum.

    If you are a member, please log in.

    If you aren't yet a member, join now!


Return to the Bathrooms Forum

Information about Posting

  • You must be logged in to post a message. Once you are logged in, a posting window will appear at the bottom of the messages. If you are not a member, please register for an account.
  • Posting is a two-step process. Once you have composed your message, you will be taken to the preview page. You will then have a chance to review your post, make changes and upload photos.
  • After posting your message, you may need to refresh the forum page in order to see it.
  • Before posting copyrighted material, please read about Copyright and Fair Use.
  • We have a strict no-advertising policy!
  • If you would like to practice posting or uploading photos, please visit our Test forum.
  • If you need assistance, please Contact Us and we will be happy to help.


Learn more about in-text links on this page here