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Forum topic by sarquis posted 10-22-2012 02:21 PM 477 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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sarquis

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10-22-2012 02:21 PM

Hello All,
I have been trying to swap out my garage doors for the last 2 years. Finally got around to doing it in October.
Just wanted to pass the idea along incase anyone wants to try something like this in their shop.
I purchased 3 Solid core office doors from someone on Craigslist.
I installed 3 window sashes i ordered from a local window factory.
Next step is to insulated the inside of the door with 1” rigid insulation.
Thanks For looking


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#1 posted 10-22-2012 02:35 PM

It appears the 2 doors are the left in the pic are hinged to fold together, but not exactly bi-fold style…is this what you did? BTW, it’s a great idea, I’d love to replace the OH door on my shop with something like that.

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#2 posted 10-22-2012 02:39 PM

They swing all the to the left but i couldnt make them bifold because of a hinge and space issue. If i have to open full width, the center and left door fold back.

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