Sliding door security bar – Some of the sliding pocket doors or come with a set of security lock. The door has a swing bolt on the edge, swinging up into a strike plate on the door frame. Because it is not loaded latch spring Door, an intruder cannot slide a thin, hard object like a credit card between the jamb and the lock to open the door. Installing the locking assembly Door however does require demolishing part of the wall.
Cut a hole about 2 inches wide on the part of the wall where it will have the sliding door security bar. Look around on the wall with a flashlight, looking for plumbing or electrical wiring that would create an obstacle for installation. Remove the existing door trim and the wall where the door slides using a small lever. Connect the two lines you drew a vertical line, using the square carpenter to the straight line connection. Cut through the nails holding the head and the door jamb to the wall studs, then remove the header and jamb.
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Measure the width of the door more trimming. Keep track Door head against the board, within the cutout. Connect studs mounting brackets to the sill plate in the bottom of the division trimming using wood screws. Insert Door sliding wheels on the track at the top of the court. Slide the door to the end in court to verify that it works correctly. Blades drywall to cover the cut part of the wall. Pull the sliding door security bar until you can fit a torpedo level between the edge of the door and the door jamb on the other side of the door. Trim the part of the door jamb closed by lines marked, using a hammer and chisel wood. Insert the strike plate Door in the hole chiseled.