Why Pocket doors ?
SPACE SAVING AND FUNCTIONAL
Have you ever thought how much space hinged doors waste especially in confined areas e.g. Ensuites, Bathrooms, Utility rooms and hallways, Now think about a Sliding pocket door disappearing into the wall, wasting zero space !
View this clip to see why pocket doors !
PRACTICALITY / AESTHICALLY
In comparison to hinged doors, Sliding pocket door systems are far less unobtrusive, more stream line and visually a more pleasing solution, making all rooms merge into each other effortlessly especially the minimalist system (system without architraves) where the wall and the door opening are almost as one, no more architraves just the door disappearing seamlessly into the wall.
Suitability (i) Where is the system best suited to ? Anywhere where space can be saved , the system can be installed pretty much anywhere, once there is space for the framework to be installed within, In general the space required is approximately twice the width of your chosen door Plus approximately 60mm .
How they work ?
The Sliding Pocket door System is a complete kit of components consisting of an extremely robust structural aluminium framework structure. Once erected, your chosen door can slide within this framework structure effortlessly. The framework is slabbed over with a standard gypsum board while still maintaining an overall wall thickness of 100mm or 125mm.
The Pocket Door System that is Adjustable in Height, Width & Depth
Durability (i) The Sliding pocket door system is an innovative and highly engineered product , constructed from aluminium, the build quality and its flexibility is superior to any other product on the market, A door may be opened and closed thousands of times in its life time, so you need to be sure it will last the test of time, Krona products are renowned world wide for producing top quality trouble free sliding systems all which under go vigurous quality control testing before leaving the manufacturing facility in Italy.
Krona Pocket door system Advantages
• • Easy to Modify - Height can be reduced by cutting tubalar uprights. Width can be reduced by cutting top track, Two Wall thickness options available 100mm & 125mm.
Pocket Kit components
Video Installation Traditional system https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cu_SFIl9Fpc&t=16s
Video Installation Minimal system https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eaVSAD_V8To&t=185s
Dimensions In short the width of the space required for the system needs to be approximately double the width of the intended door size - 35mm Formula ( Door Width x 2 - 35mm ) = Structural Opening Width , the height of the space required should be the height of the door plus approximatlely 72mm to alloy for the top track and floor clearance. Formula ( Door Height + 72mm ) = Structural Opening Height
Flexibility The system can be cut in height and width to suit any desired door size or opening . Detailed step by step installation instructions come with each system purchased.
Overlay sliding system €115 net ( TW8 simplified system, track, wheels and floor guide, plastic brake latch
where door is exposed, no wall upright supports supplied )
Overlay sliding system €135 net ( TW10 system, track, wheels and floor guide, steel brake with tension adjustment , door is exposed, no wall upright supports supplied )
Overlay sliding system €185 net ( TW12 system, track, wheels and floor guide, Hydralic soft closing, door is exposed, no wall upright supports supplied )
Accessories (i) Handles and locks , A wide choice of handle designs and colours are available http://issuu.com/krona-koblenz/docs/kuadra.uk.de?e=4721575/2829612
• Soft-Closing “ABS” System for up to 80kg door weight, inserted inside the track, no adjustment required or special milling of the door panel
click here for more info http://en.krona.it/products/accessories/4-new-kit-klose-the-universal-do...
Double door co-ordination , this is when each door will open and close as one , connected with interlocking hidden cables open one door and the other will open also.
for more info click here http://en.krona.it/products/accessories/6-simultaneous-opening-for-woode...
Telescopic synchronisation, when one door is opened back it in turn pushes the adjoining door back also by the use of a clever interlocking system
Above pocket door systems can be used with any standard solid internal doors supplied by others or we can manufacture our own SLIDE GLIDE aluminium framed doors, made to any dimension and in any style material and format you choose using a combination of materials from Coloured Glass, Satinized Glass, Transparent Glass and Timber available in a wide range of colours, a selection of images of what is possible shown in room dividing page http://slideglide.ie/content/room-dividers
Silver Profile Satinized Glass Panels
For Further Information Please Contact us and we will be more than happy to assist you.