Patio / July 2, 2018 /
For any sliding door repairs, homeowners should weigh whether to take on the project themselves or hire a professional. While a DIY project might save money, some of these repairs have risks that could cause further problems. Professionals know how to fix doors properly because of their years of experience and can do so in a timely manner.
Steel French doors are heavier and offer a solid fit into doorframes that require a measured level of security. Steel French doors are better equipped to resist break ins or similar damage to the structure. Many of the qualities of rust prevention will need to be addressed for untreated doors. Paint prep is a factor similar to wooden doors. The steel French door will need to be pre painted or have adequate priming and curing to prevent the flaking of paint in the future.