Pocket Door Repair

How to fix sticky, noisy or just plain broken pocket doors

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • Hammer
  • Miter saw
  • Tape measure
  • Circular saw
  • Drill/driver, cordless
  • Level
  • Flashlight
  • Hearing protection
  • Drywall saw
  • Putty knife
  • Safety glasses
  • Speed square
  • Utility knife

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

  • 2x6 scrap
  • Plywood blocks
  • Pocket door rollers
  • Pocket door track