Sliding barn door hardware is a method to control access and provide security to areas with large doors. The hardware can be purchased as a kit that includes the rail and end stops as well as wheeled carts on top of the door. The door itself will consist of a wooden frame covered with sheets on both sides. A small sash, fixed can be installed to provide light and visual security to see what is on the other side of the door.
Measure the opening. Cutting the rail size, twice the width of the opening. Determine which way the door will open. As wide as space since the opening of the sliding barn door hardware next to the door he opens it is necessary. Measure above the sliding barn door hardware height wheeled carts, in addition to the track, plus the thickness of the mounting brackets at the top of the track.
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Use an electronic stud finder to find the frame inside the wall along the line. Press the buttons on each side of the drive and run along the wall, marking each place the device beeps and Lights up. Place a mounting bracket, at least every 24 centimeters along the area where you are mounting the sliding barn door hardware.