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xx   DOOR

Photo shows how folding doors turn a bedroom into twin quarters.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS May 1971 (v.49#5) pg. 53

Photo shows how rotating panels made from hollow-core doors are used to replace a wall.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS May 1971 (v.49#5) pg. 53

Tip: Attach casters to the bottom of large trifold shutter doors designed to close off large windows, patio doors, etc.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Apr 1984 (v.62#4) pg. F3

How to replace floor-to-ceiling sliding closet doors with bifold doors.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Feb 1985 (v.8#5) pg. 40

Pointers for installing bifold doors.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP May 1987 (v.10#8) pg. 61

How to relieve the space pinch in your house. Part 4. (1) Doorway framing, (2) hanging an accordion-fold door, (3) through-the-wall installation of an air conditioner, (4) insulating and paneling, (5) installing a suspended ceiling and (6) laying self-adhesive carpet tiles.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #126 Apr 1971 (v.21#4) pg. 42

How to install bifold closet doors.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #153 Apr 1974 (v.24#4) pg. 46

How to install bifold closet doors.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #165 Aug 1975 (v.25#6) pg. 44

Install your own bifold closet doors.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #302 Oct 1989 (v.39#9) pg. 49

Bifold door tune-up. How to adjust them so they operate smoothly.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #335 Feb 1993 (v.43#2) pg. 16

Repairing bifold door pivot pins which have become loose.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #360 Jul-Aug 1995 (v.45#7) pg. 49

Tip on reanchoring a loose jamb bracket on bifold doors.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #399 Jun 1999 (v.49#6) pg. 20

Tip: Rubber bumper prevents bifold doors from "binding" when in the fully open position.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #7 Feb-Mar 1982 pg. 12

Tip on keeping a bifold-door pivot foot level when installing the doors over a carpeted floor.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #70 Oct-Nov 1991 pg. 34

Tip on propping bifold doors open so that both the edges and faces of a pair of bifold doors can be painted at the same time.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #96 Jun-Jul 1995 pg. 30

Installing bifold doors. Preassembling the jambs and the casings makes for a faster, more accurate job.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #110 Jun-Jul 1997 pg. 56
Added Info FINE HOMEBUILDING #111 Aug-Sep 1997 pg. 8

How to fix balky sliding and folding doors.
HANDY ANDY Jan 1978 (v.2#4) pg. 16

How to install bifold doors.
HANDY ANDY Sep 1979 (v.3#10) pg. 65

Installing bifold closet doors. Some tips.
HOME MECHANIX #782 Feb 1994 (v.90) pg. 54

Basic carpentry. Part 18. Installing sliding and bi-fold doors.
HOMEOWNER Jan-Feb 1984 (v.9#1) pg. 48

Four-door (bifold-door) armoire is actually the doorway to a closet.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #635 Apr 1981 (v.77) pg. 56

Hardware and installation of interior bypass sliding, pocket, surface sliding, and bifold doors.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #656 Jan 1983 (v.79) pg. 36

How to hang sliding doors. Installing bypass, bifold and multifold doors.
POPULAR MECHANICS Jan 1967 (v.127#1) pg. 150

How to install bifold closet doors.
POPULAR MECHANICS Sep 1971 (v.136#3) pg. 134

Distinctive doors. How to install raised-panel bifold closet doors.
TODAY'S HOMEOWNER #819 Oct 1997 (v.93) pg. 70

Bi-fold mirror closet doors.
WORKBENCH Jan-Feb 1965 (v.21#1) pg. 53

Installing bifold doors. Some tips.
WORKBENCH Nov-Dec 1985 (v.41#6) pg. 38