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by LaurenW
Tue Jun 11, 2019 10:16 pm
Forum: Interior
Topic: No expansion gap at sliding doors
Replies: 6
Views: 165

Re: No expansion gap at sliding doors

I don’t, but our local tool rental and Home Depot rents them. Thank you for your help!
by LaurenW
Tue Jun 11, 2019 9:09 pm
Forum: Interior
Topic: No expansion gap at sliding doors
Replies: 6
Views: 165

Re: No expansion gap at sliding doors

What about a toe kick saw and placing a piece of wood the thickness of the gap to ride the saw against?
by LaurenW
Tue Jun 11, 2019 8:19 pm
Forum: Interior
Topic: No expansion gap at sliding doors
Replies: 6
Views: 165

Re: No expansion gap at sliding doors

How would we cut it in after the fact? Is there a saw that can get that close to the door? I was hoping to just place colored caulking up to the door, so a clean cut is a must!
by LaurenW
Tue Jun 11, 2019 7:53 pm
Forum: Interior
Topic: No expansion gap at sliding doors
Replies: 6
Views: 165

No expansion gap at sliding doors

Our contractor installed our 2 1/4” wide red oak flooring without an expansion gap at the sliding doors. I have read that this flooring expands in the tongue direction and that is the side away from the one slider and perpendicular to the other, so maybe this isn’t a problem? If it is, is there an e...