Mirror Sliding Closet Doors – Closet doors with mirrors are loved by some, and hated by others. While some people like the convenience of a full-length mirror and like the way they make a small room look bigger. And the others believe they are distasteful and dated. Are you tired of your old sliding wardrobe mirror doors? Follow these steps to eliminate them and prepare for new closet doors.
Cover your hands with work gloves for protection. Apply masking tape to the surfaces of the mirrors. If the mirrors of the mirror sliding closet doors happen to break during the extraction, the tape will catch pieces of sharp mirrors. Lift the sliding mirror doors of the upper and lower track. The disposal method varies depending on the type of door. Some can be removed by lifting the door up off the track, or some may require you to hold down a small lever. Generally, you can see how your doors are carried out on the floor standing in the closet and looking to the back of the upper door track. Remove the screws that hold the upper and lower door rails in place with a screwdriver. Remove the door rails. If a track is stuck in place due to paint or accumulated putty, use a screwdriver to pry the track out. Scrape off any loose paint, caulking, or other debris on the frame of the cabinet door with a scraper.
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If the new closet doors are not in your budget, you can change the look of your mirror sliding closet doors by covering the mirror with the fabric or the veneer. Before removing doors and closet tracks with mirrors, visit your local home improvement store to determine if they are carriers for replacement doors that could fit existing tracks. Never eliminate mirror doors without guarding your hands and covering them from the mirrored cover. Mirrors can easily break when bent or shaken, and broken pieces are as sharp as broken glass.