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Shoji Doors

Shoji doors are quickly becoming a fashion statement in homes across the country. Their designs make them appealing to the eye as well as to the pocket. With prices varying from a couple of hundred dollars to up to thousands, there is one of these Japanese style doors to fit any budget. These doors come in different dimensions ranging from 36” to 83” high and up to 80” wide. They are sliding doors with rice paper to fill panes. The panes range from 6 panes per door up to 40 per door. Some even have pictures printed on the rice paper of bamboo trees or cherry blossoms. These Asian style doors are designed to be used inside only although some can be used as entry way doors. These doors have glass panes and are usually frosted. Shoji doors are used for closet doors or room dividers inside the home. Many people are using them as replacement doors for swinging shutter style doors or bi fold doors. When using them as a replacement, the tracks and jambs must be replaced as well. Luckily most of these doors come in a kit that includes the track system as well as the left…Read More…