As a consumer, you have access to a broad array of internal home doors to choose from. They come in a variety of configurations and styles and are made from different materials. However, how to choose one that will work best for you. Keep in mind the following six things and you will not go wrong.
1. Sizing Up
While choosing a new door, remember that you’ll be able to lessen the door size by planing the edges but it’s not possible to enlarge it.
The most common size of the interior door is 2’ 6” x 6’ 6” (0.76m x 1.98m), but some openings are not standard, which requires custom-made doors. When it comes to the thicknesses, it generally falls somewhere between 0.035m 0.040m for the most of the interior doors, except the fire doors that require 0.044m thicknesses.
You will also need a door lining when creating a door opening. It is made from a timber kit in most cases and is pretty easy to install.
2. Door Style
The style of a door can dramatically impact your home’s design. You can experiment a little but still tend to keep most elements the same. That’s because interior doors should have a feel of rooms while keeping a sense of flow throughout your home. Besides, make sure to consider the overall size of your interior space. An overly ornate and massive door may overwhelm a small room, making it feel tinier rather than bigger.
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