- preliminary stage
- Materials and tools
- assembly and installation box
- Setting leaf
- dobornye strap
- Types interior doors
Install interior doors are not as difficult as it might seem at first glance.If the master has at least some experience with the doors, it's a big plus.The only thing that is better left to professionals - a sidebar fittings.Improperly installed accessories can spoil the whole result.
Installing door block
installation of interior doors with their hands takes place in several stages:
- assembly box.
- mounting box.
- Installation of the door leaf.
- installation of additional elements.
- Installation casings.
Technology installation of interior doors is quite simple.However, before starting work, any master to be a crucial stage, that is impossible to miss.This step of selecting the door.
On how the wizard responsible approach to the choice depends largely on the end re
- The first thing to do is to bypass stores.Do not take the first available option.When it comes to online stores, here it is necessary to carefully verify the characteristics of the structures.
- Door leaf should be ideally suited to the box size.All the characteristics of the door need to know in advance.Without measurement there can not do.
- sometimes appear in the shops very cheap interior doors.After buying the owner can find that box or accessories do not go to complete.You have to spend time and pick up the remaining pieces.It is not always possible to do it right.So do not look too cheap door designs.In extreme cases, you must first check the availability of complete those or other parts.
Materials and tools
Tools for installation of doors Materials and tools for installation must be prepared in advance.From tools required:
- hacksaw on wood;
From the materials necessary to purchase:
- assembly foam (balloon);
assembly and installation box
box door assembly
When the door is bought, you can start to work.Self-installation of interior doors is carried out in the same order in which it produces and professional.The first step is to assemble the box.
assembly box - a simple process.The only thing to remember is the need ottortsevat Stoev box to set the gap between the door leaf and the floor.For ordinary apartments set gap of about 10 mm.
Once clearance is installed, connected to the rack with screws.After assembly, comes the stage of the installation box in the opening.
Desirably, the aperture has previously been processed.For this is checked a vertical wall, as well as the height and width of the opening.
installation boxes is done by level and wedges.The level design is verified in the opening position.Proceed as follows:
- box is fixed in the opening on top of the wedges.
- first door it is necessary to fix the bottom wedges, verifying before that the state level design in two dimensions.
- average gap between the box and the opening on all sides should be about 10 mm.
The door leaf is hung on hinges.
box at this time only fixed spacers and wedges.
After navesheno canvas can zapenivat gap between the frame and the opening.
Make sure that the foam does not drip onto the door.The composition of the foam can easily damage the surface.Therefore, work should be neat.
Now you need to install the additional element.
- dobornye vymeryat strap to the size of the distance from the edge of the box to the edge of the wall.
- it with a hacksaw cut off at the edge.
- fixing elements mounted in the groove and zapenivaetsya.Foaming is performed at several points.
Installation casings After the additional element is installed, it is necessary to wait to dry foam.Whenever dealing with the mounting foam is necessary to remember about its property to expand.Always apply the substance metered.
next step after the installation of flashings strips - frames.
- to install casings must determine their size.
- Then trim zapilivaem with a hacksaw.
- drilled holes for nails.
- Plat fixed.
If the casing "a beak", it is mounted on the liquid nails.Zapilivaem it does not need.
Mounting threshold is made on the instructions for the door.The fact that each door can have an individual unit of that element.
Types interior doors
Before installing interior doors, it is necessary to select it.Choosing the doors of quality and size has already been discussed above.Here we will focus on the selection of interior doors on the type of material.
There are many varieties of such designs.Most types of doors appeared in the last two - three decades.Today in the shops you can find a door made of wood, glass, plastic, metal and composites.Also, there are mixed designs.
Usually the choice is made taking into account the design of the room, where the door is to be installed, and this is the right approach.However, we must consider all the main varieties of these structures in order to know their strengths and weaknesses, as well as the subtleties of care.
- Paneled hardwood.Such designs are very durable and prestigious.In addition, they are very expensive.The most common panel doors made of oak and walnut.Constructions are made either using adhesive or without it.The last type - the most durable.Care for a door is required, as well as for any natural surfaces.The door should be protected from moisture and high temperatures.It is recommended to wipe them with a cloth.Use of abrasives is prohibited.
- Paneled of softwood.Ideal for summer houses and cottages.In conventional homes, such doors do not look very appropriate.They are more suitable for country-style.Care such structures such as doors and hardwood.
- combined Paneled doors.These structures are made of veneer.Valuable timber they contain little.Therefore, such doors are rather cheap.Their term of office, however, is less than the construction of solid wood.However, they may stand for about 50 years, which is also very good.Special care is not required veneer doors, which is also their dignity.
- Shield design.The most common types of doors made it through the shield.
such varieties of interior doors are quite a few:
- melkopustotnym boards with filling;
- filled bars or chipboard;
melkopustotnye boards can be filled with different materials.
The advantage of panel doors is that they are the most affordable on the market, do not require special care, easily replaceable, have a presentable appearance.In addition, they are well decorated and suitable for any interior.Approximately 85-90% of all the doors it shields.This design can glaze, decorate with natural veneer or artificial materials.
Flush doors - the best option for most of the apartments and offices.Construction of the most valuable species are established for solidity.They also look great in a luxurious mansion.
The installation of interior doors in video format:
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