Sliding Glass Door Signs - When it comes to keeping your house in tip-top condition, nothing can be more annoying than the usual sliding glass door that will not slide. In the end, what is the purpose of getting a beautiful glass door that leads out into a picturesque backyard in the event the darn thing requires three NFL linebackers to slide it open?
The number 1 reason your sliding glass door will not side is because too much soil and debris have clogged the wheels and the course of your door panel up. It is best if you've got another person present to assist you, because sliding glass doors are rather heavy, although this is not a hard fix. The first step is to analyze your sliding glass door is fixed to the course.
You can closely analyze the track and the wheels, once the door is on its side. Most commonly, you'll find the wheels are full of debris and soot, and also the path is, in addition, likely very dirty. Needle point and use compressed air pliers to clean the wheels. Take care to pull every last hair from the wheel bearings. It is best to be diligent in this measure, and therefore you don't have to make a habit of this process.
While you're at it, clean up all the "mating-borders" of the doorway. This can be where the sliding door meets with any other surface of the door frame. A rule of thumb of thumb is to simply wipe down anything that seems dirty. Don't forget, even if the soil is not necessarily on the course itself, it can fall to the path causing your door to need another wipe down.