Concealed hinges for marble flush doors are not difficult to install if the proper steps are followed. There are many things to consider before doing the installation. It would be wise to do some research on the type of door, to know exactly what size would be suitable for your room and how to make sure that it will hold up over time.
Concealed hinges for marble flush doors are difficult to install. They require much more planning, especially if you want them hidden from view. Hard work when the door already has a marble panel attached. Control is the key.
It’s difficult to move a heavy marble flush door without problems over the life of the door. Although there are concealed hinges for marbles that will lift the weight they usually have no adjustments for angle or travel and this will make your life harder. If you don’t have a lot of experience in this area I suggest calling in a pro to do it. They will be able to make all the necessary adjustments and fix your door properly.
In some cases you will need the assistance of another person. Their expertise can help you get the door fixed in the correct position without making any permanent damage to the door itself. Hinges are not always as resistant as they appear. It may be necessary to have them replaced sooner than originally planned.
If you are not comfortable hiding the hinges yourself, a professional could very well do this for you. Their knowledge of what works best and what doesn’t can save you a lot of time, frustration and money. They should also know about any hidden moving parts that may need to be moved. For example, on double doors that swing out you may need to add a plate to keep the hinge hidden. This may require a little extra work but it’s worth doing if you can avoid it.
You will want to consult with your plumber about how best to hide the door. He or she will also be able to advise you on how much it will cost, the amount of effort involved and so on. There are so many different options available to you for your marble door and it’s only limited by your imagination.
Once your new door is in place and fixed then you should protect it from dust and sunlight. It’s especially important that it is not exposed to water damage. If it gets dampened or starts to stain then you will have to remove it right away. It’s very easy to damage a door especially if you don’t notice that it has been compromised until it’s too late. There are some things that can still be done to maintain the door in good condition. For example, if you decide to paint it then you may have to cover it so that paint won’t come into contact with the hidden hinges. You could also make sure that there is no rust on the hinges where you intend to hide them. Regular cleaning with soap and water will suffice. The best thing to do though is to call in a professional to look after the job.