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maximum gap above upvc french doors

Discussion in 'Windows and Doors' started by standarren, 4 Jul 2010.

  1. standarren

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    hi guys i have a bit of a dilema i want to fit french doors in replacement of my upvc window the problem is the apperature is 1300mm x 2400 whilst the width of 1300mm is spot on i cannot find a door that is 2400mm high the closet one i have found is 2090 could i overcome this problem without having to fork out for a made to measure door cheers guys
     
  2. speed

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    were did you measure the 2400? from the inside floor level?

    i dont think there is an option that would look good imo.
    you could build a 12" studwork above and clad it in pvc

    what is the price diffrence between off the shelf and custom?
     
  3. JonB

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    I put a lintel in & a couple of courses of bricks.
    Looks great.
    JonB
     

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