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Sliding doors as a room divider

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Postby Candyshell1973 on Thu Mar 23, 2006 3:45 pm

We have sliding doors that close off the parlor from the foyer. They have the crackle finish and actually I rather like them.
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Postby erinandbrad on Fri Mar 24, 2006 12:02 pm

Now knowing what I'm looking for... If anyone has for free :D or for sale a pair or two of the U-shaped barn door rollers please let me know.
I know I can buy brand new ones for $200+ but I would love to find older ones and save a bit of history.

Someday my door will be complete!!
Erin and Brad
Old Home owners..just trying to learn how to build our dream..and not go broke trying.
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Postby Don M on Fri Mar 24, 2006 1:02 pm

Hmm,
I'm still using mine; look around for an old barn that's falling down & ask the owner for them. That's how we got used barn siding for our den when I was a kid. Don
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Re: Sliding doors as a room divider

Postby shylajohn on Fri Apr 25, 2014 6:54 am

yeah Really! I also liker sliding door as a room divider. Its wonderful and creative idea and also would be helpful for dividing the small room. This kind of room divider are very amazing.
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Re: Sliding doors as a room divider

Postby Thoma004 on Sat Apr 26, 2014 3:36 am

nice post.
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Re: Sliding doors as a room divider

Postby shylajohn on Thu Jul 03, 2014 6:36 am

I like sliding room dividers because it can be easily use in low space room. It have no problem to open and close. There are lots of benefits of sliding doors and first of all these kind of room dividers looks too stylish.
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Re: Sliding doors as a room divider

Postby lauranceanto on Tue Jun 26, 2018 11:33 am

I am using sliding dividers. I found it very useful. It is heavy, but since it’s hanging with roller, even one man can operate after installation. Since the panel is very thick such as 100mm, each piece is a sound insulation system combining two 9mm finish boards, sound insulation wool and other optional soundproof material such as mass loaded vinyl and coated steel plate. The sliding dividers have excellent soundproof performance, blocking up to STC 50.
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