I am finishing my basement and have two unusual sized rough closet
door openings. One is 46w x 74h and the other is something like 74w x
70h. I'd like sliding doors for the bigger opening and double-opening
doors for the smaller.
Is this something that any woodworker can make for me? How much
should I expect to spend? I don't need anything too fancy, just
simple paneled doors or something. I just don't want plain flat
doors. I am in the Boston area.
On 30 Sep 2003, Keith A spake unto rec.woodworking:
You might try architectural salvage firms. I found doors for my
bathroom remodel which were excellent matches for the other doors in the
house. I couldn't have made them myself for three times the price I paid
for them. Find the best match for your openings, and make or hire someone
to make the jambs and casings to fit.
to install custom sized mirror doors. At Menard's the upcharge for ordering
a custom size was minimal. I suppose because it's simpler to cut a mirror
to size rather than redo wood framing. Unfortunately, Menard's took month's
to get the order in. Something about Stanley Doors having financial
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