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Recent Sliding Door Repair reviews in Melbourne

"Dennis was on-time and friendly to work with. Got the job done and couldn't ask for more. Definitely would recommend. Cheers!"

Fix Sliding Door Hinge (Toilet)

$50

"Very happy with Deane for fixing our door, thank you"

Fix sliding door

$50

"On time. Quick. Efficient. Friendly. Would recommend "

Fix sliding door to en-suite

$100

"Top job! Thank you guys!"

Fix sliding door

$150

"Dennis did a really good job of getting my sliding door back on the track. Would've ideally liked a new plastic track fitted but at least the door slides fairly smoothly for now. "

Handyman needed - Balcony Sliding Door Repair

$80

"Completed quickly and was very friendly"

Fix sliding door

$150

What's the average cost of a sliding door repair expert in Melbourne

$90 - $154

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$90

median

$120

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$154

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What does a sliding door repair service include?

Sliding door repair specialists can help you repair your door whether you need a simple replacement part, or you need to replace the door entirely. Though the method of repair may vary between handymen, here’s what you can expect from a standard service:

Cleaning out the tracks

The most common cause of a difficult-to-open sliding door is debris in the lower track. The channel can easily become clogged with dirt and disrupt the rollers on the door. The first step of your sliding door track repair service is to clean it out. The repairer will clean out the lower and upper tracks using a stiff brush, toothbrush, and a hand vacuum. After the tracks are thoroughly cleaned, they’ll apply an aerosol lubricant to both upper and lower tracks.

Roller repair

Need sliding door roller repair? If the door is still difficult to open after the track is clean, your repairer will adjust the rollers at the bottom of the door. Rollers can wear down with time and lower the bottom of the door, causing the door to rub against the track. Most sliding doors have an adjusting screw located at the bottom of the door ends that raises and lowers the roller. The handyman will adjust this screw until the door stops rubbing on the bottom track and it becomes easier to slide open and close.

Roller replacement

If the roller on the sliding door is damaged beyond repair, the handyman may decide the best remedy is to replace it entirely. The stiles of the moving panel are first unscrewed and removed to detach the door. One handyman will lift the door so that the other handyman can slide the bottom rail over. The roller can be unscrewed, removed, and replaced. The door is put back into place, and the rollers are adjusted so the door sits squarely in frame.

Door replacement

If your whole sliding door needs to be replaced, your handyman will take the same steps to remove the door, as they would if they were replacing the roller. However, instead of replacing the roller, they’ll remove the door entirely, and replace it with a new one. They’ll clean the tracks and adjust the rollers so your new door can operate smoothly. 

Recent Sliding Door Repair tasks in Melbourne

Fix sliding door to deck and tighten a tap faucet

$75

Port Melbourne VIC, Australia

15th Aug 2022

The door to our deck doesn’t close (it doesn’t pull right up to the lock any more - there is a slight gap) and needs to be fixed. Our tap faucet in the bathroom is loose and needs tightening (it falls off when the water is turned on). Thanks - Due date: Needs to be done on Tuesday, 16 August 2022

Laurence was a great help, repairing a tap faucet and a sliding door to the deck quickly and perfectly. Would definitely use again.

Fix sliding door and replace some hinges on bifold doors

$150

Elwood VIC, Australia

27th Jun 2022

I need a sliding door fixed (seems to have come off the top railing) and I need a broken hinge replaced on some internal bifold doors - Due date: Flexible

Thomas was excellent, went above and beyond to repair my doors, highly recommend

Sliding Door Repair (Seal)

$400

Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia

19th Apr 2022

Sliding door seal has come out of the frame after being shut to hard. Looking for someone to repair or replace.

Sliding door Repair on VW Crafter Van

$150

Camberwell VIC, Australia

21st Mar 2022

I have an issue with my sliding door on my van it won’t close properly and jams . Needs repaired

Sliding Door Repair

$100

Coburg VIC, Australia

13th Mar 2022

I have recently moved into a new place and am unable to open one of the sliding doors. I believe that something is stopping it from opening correctly and it seems to be misaligned. I need someone to come and inspect the door and repair it so that it works correctly. - Due date: Flexible

Personable, efficient and great job fixing a sliding door for me. Would certainly recommend

Sliding door repair

$100

Abbotsford VIC, Australia

5th Jan 2022

Now it difficult to open/close the sliding door. Can feel big friction. Maybe the roller is wore out buy I'm not sure. - Due date: Flexible

Fix sliding door

$150

Fitzroy North VIC, Australia

15th Nov 2021

Sliding has come off track and needs to be repaired - Due date: Flexible

Fix sliding door lock, fix shower screen door and fix bed frame

$150

South Yarra VIC, Australia

30th Jul 2022

Fix external sliding door lock as it is hard to lock. Fix shower screen door as it is loose. Fix bed frame as it is missing screws between the joints - Due date: Before Friday, 5 August 2022

Happy with Lina's prompt action on the task. Thanks 👍

Glass sliding door repaired so it slides smoothly

$120

St Kilda VIC 3182, Australia

23rd Jun 2022

We have a glass sliding needs some work to make it slide smoothly, possibly new ball bearings, lubrication etc... - Due date: Before Thursday, 30 June 2022

Flexible and courteous.

Fix sliding doors.

$300

Fairfield VIC, Australia

19th Apr 2022

Fix 2 sets of sliding cubpard doors. They are sometimes falling off when pulled

Punctual. Reliable.

Fix sliding door inside wall

$100

South Yarra VIC 3141, Australia

21st Mar 2022

Hi! My bedroom sliding door is not sliding anymore... It is stuck because one of the 2 hooks with wheels isn't in place anymore, and it seems that both the hook and it's door lodge are faulty. I've tried to remove the door but there is not enough space on the top to use the wrench and removing the other hook... My idea is that the door needs to be detached, so we can have a look at the hooks and at the top part of the door and see what is going on in order to fix it

Fix Sliding Door

$200

Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia

8th Mar 2022

Bathroom sliding door is out of track. Balcony sliding door is unable to open for unknown reason. The first picture attached is my balcony door. I closed the door as normal the night before but could not open it on the next morning - weird. The second picture is the out-of-track bathroom door. The third picture is the zoomed in top track. - Due date: Before Sunday, 13 March 2022

Fix sliding door

$100

Croydon VIC, Australia

15th Dec 2021

Sliding door hinges need to be tightened on top as it’s come loose and door dragging on bottom

Bryan came on time, fixed the door and blinds and did a superb job. He knows exactly what he’s doing, strongly recommend!

Sliding door repair

$120

Brunswick VIC, Australia

1st Sep 2022

Our exterior glass sliding door is not running smoothly or closing well. It also comes off the rail sometimes. I expect it needs at least new rollers. If you could supply and fit a screen door as well that would be even better! (There are existing rails for this.) - Due date: Flexible

Easy to communicate with, arrived promptly and got our door running more smoothly. N. S. was able to problem solve to get the best out of our old door and he clearly knows his doors!

Bathroom sliding door repair

$100

Melbourne VIC, Australia

9th Jul 2022

My roller door to the bathroom has broken. The door has been taken out of the frame to avoid any further damage to it or the surrounding frame. The roller at the top has cracked and needs replacing. Own equipment will be needed - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 9 July 2022

Sliding door repair

$300

Brunswick VIC 3056, Australia

20th Jun 2022

Sliding door needs re-aligning and skirting replaced - Due date: Flexible

Sliding door repair

$90

Richmond VIC, Australia

28th Mar 2022

Sliding door into yoga studio isn't stopping in its tracks, and slides all the way out. It's an aluminum frame with glass doors. The rubber stopper is broken in half. Half has fallen out and half is pressed into the door track above the door. Need someone to replace the stopper so the door slides only to a certain point. Will have to be done between yoga classes. Studio is free usually between 10:30 and 4:40pm. Flexible on day. - Due date: Flexible

Speedy response and clear communication. Did a great job, went above and beyond!

Sliding Door repaired

$150

Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia

17th Mar 2022

Door to smaller bathroom wont close and the laundry door are quite hard to use. Hope to have someone reset and fix them. oth Woode and off track. Got other glass sliding doors off track would love to put them back up. - I believe we may need to replace the track wheels which had been damaged. Can discuss this option and pricing. - Due date: Flexible

Fix sliding door and fill plaster holes

$100

Abbotsford VIC, Australia

27th Feb 2022

Hi! I am looking for a handy man for a couple jobs 1) broken sliding door - I'm unsure if this can be fixed easily. Door seems like it's come off the roller rail. Pictures attached 2) sand, fill and paint nail holes on a ceiling - I have nail holes across an approx 2m length of a ceiling that need filling, sanding and painting. I can provide paint. Pictures attached Location Abbotsford Date flexible Happy to do payment offline

Handyman needed to fix sliding door

$75

Thornbury VIC 3071, Australia

28th Nov 2021

Sliding door at bathroom gone off the rail and been stuck and dragging on the floor. Photo in comment section .

Noel is the best handyman I met, on time, perfection with job. 👍