What Kind of Door Should I Choose for My Garden Shed?

A doorway is something through which you enter a room without. A door enables you to close that for privacy, environmental or security reasons keeping pests and rain and cold out, and be secure.

Different sheds come up with different types of doors depending upon its type and structure.

Following are some best types of doors people may choose for their sheds:

1) Hinged Doors:

The most common among all is the hinged door. Using a traditional hinged door is a great option. Most sheds has double hinged doors while a few have only a single door depending on the shed size.

They are simple, easy to use and effective ones coming up with most of the sheds. They are sturdy.

The dimension and the size of the door are dependable on the size of shed that you are building.

Shed doors do tend to be a bit smaller than your average house door. For example a typical door to a shed may have an opening measuring two feet seven inches wide and six feet high. This can be compared with a typical house door being two feet seven inches wide by six-foot six inches high.

And when it comes to double hinged doors, it will give more space when moving large objects in and out of the shed while ensuring a durable opening.

Small sized sheds normally have single doors while the big ones would offer double swinging doors.

SINGLE HINGED DOOR

DOUBLE HINGED DOOR.

2) Sliding door:

Many people have the misunderstanding of the sliding doors that they cover up extra wall space and also jam and leak.

Sliding doors are used by majority as they are economical on space. It takes less area to accommodate and gives us a large space for its opening. The best part of these doors is they can open without compromising internal space or opening outwards to obstruct the road. They are best as they do not blow around in high and heavy winds.

They just need a single push to shut them and then all you have is safe and secure shed.

You may also have a sliding door or a double; depending upon the size of the shed. The double ones move in the opposite direction of each other and allow you more space to take in the bulky items.

SINGLE SLIDING DOOR

DOUBLE SLIDING DOOR

3) Roller Doors:

When you are tired of those swinging doors, you have another option too. Here are the roller doors which rolls up like a garage door so they fit perfectly. They do not require room and space to open up the door;  giving  you a much bigger opening to reach up to your items easily and clearly. It also does not require any inner or outer space to open.

These doors give a smart and neat look to your shed.  Saving your space it also gives you a best space to store you bulky items such as bi-cycle, machines and tool kits.

It gives you a best option to lock your valuable items.

Published by

Corey Horn

Garden Shes in New Zealand

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