In one of the rooms I am remodeling, I need to punch a door on one side and
connect it to a hallway.
This door will be occasionally used.
The wall right now has wall to wall floor to ceiling built-in book shelves.
I am wondering, would it be neat to do a door that is part of the book
shelf, you know like in some movie you have a concealed doorway.
I would assume due to the weight of the books, one end of it has to be on
Shelves would have to be tilted in to avoid opening the door too fast and
books will fly out?
The door opening would be about 36" wide, maximum 52". Any ideas and
comments? Any images I can use as a reference? I don't mean the
If this is a terrible idea please let me know now...I won't start on it for
about another month.