A person repairing a sliding door, using tools and wearing protective gloves, in a well-lit room with a wooden floor.
A person repairing a sliding door, using tools and wearing protective gloves, in a well-lit room with a wooden floor.

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Recent Sliding Door Repair reviews in South East Melbourne

Nick did fantastic job for me. I will hire him if I have similar job in the future.

To Fix sliding door


Scott was great, arrived on time. Went the extra mile to get the job done. Sliding door is now working well.

Sliding door repair - internal


Really good job

Fix sliding door


came on time. pleasant . fast job done.great worker

Fix sliding doors


On time and job done successfully. Great Job!

Sliding door repair


Nice guy did good job

Fix sliding door


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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. Whether you need help fixing the panels of a sliding balcony door or repairing sliding patio doors, Taskers are here to help. Though the method of repair may vary between handymen, here’s what you can expect from a standard maintenance and repair 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 the 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 the frame.

Door replacement

Planning to install new doors? 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 South East Melbourne

Fix sliding door


Chadstone VIC, Australia

11th Sep 2023

The sliding door for my toilette is getting stuck and hard to open/close. Need someone to correct it. Likely will need to takeout , clean and reinstall - Due date: Before Sunday, 24 September 2023

Terrific work from James. Good, detailed and punctual. Will call again

Internal Cavity sliding door repair


Officer VIC, Australia

9th Sep 2023

My internal cavity sliding door is getting stuck when opening and closing and not running smoothly in the rail. - Due date: Before Tuesday, 12 September 2023

Great service and knows what he is doing. Highly recommend !

Fix sliding door


Red Gum Ward VIC, Australia

31st Aug 2023

Sliding door out of hinge - Due date: Flexible

Internal sliding door repair


Mulgrave VIC 3170, Australia

2nd Aug 2023

Internal bathroom sliding door is sticking and won't open or close properly. Seems to work better when forced along a few times. - Due date: Flexible

Got the job done very quickly. Quality work. Would highly recommend. Cheers David!

Fix sliding door - sliding door stuck in the rail.


Cranbourne East VIC, Australia

30th May 2023

One sliding door is stuck in the rail. Needs a handyman to fix it - Due date: Flexible

Aluminium Sliding door repairs


Endeavour Hills VIC, Australia

18th May 2023

Track roller screen replacement for alliminium sliding door - Due date: Flexible

Fix sliding door


Clyde VIC, Australia

4th Mar 2023

One of the sliding door gets stuck halfway when closing. - Due date: Flexible

Glass sliding door repairs


Pakenham VIC 3810, Australia

19th Jan 2023

Glass sliding door need rollers replaced - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 18 February 2023

Darcy, Did a great job. Completed it within a timely manner - would definitely use him again

Sliding Door Repair


Pakenham VIC, Australia

4th Jan 2023

Both Fly and Glass Door seem to have buckled.. Glass door needs new wheels. both doors to be put back in place. - Due date: Flexible

Fix sliding door


Wheelers Hill VIC 3150, Australia

19th Dec 2022

Sliding door in bathroom stuck and needs fixing ASAP

Repair lock and fix sliding door


Lyndhurst VIC 3975, Australia

16th Dec 2022

The lock need to be repaired. The sliding mesh door occasionally dropped from the trail.

Fix sliding door frame and lock


Clyde North VIC, Australia

4th Dec 2022

Back bedroom sliding door frame bend and needs new lock - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 9 December 2022

Fix sliding door


Frankston VIC, Australia

26th Nov 2022

Just moved into our new property. The sliding door won't open. Unsure of the cause or issue. There's no key input. Unsure if it's just locked or needs a new railing. Could be fused together. Might need to replace door handle. Please fix it! Photos attached for reference. In Clarinda. Near Clayton.

Great communication and very reliable.

Sliding door repair


Clyde North VIC, Australia

25th Nov 2022

Sliding door separating glass from frame - Due date: Flexible

Sliding door repair


Narre Warren South VIC 3805, Australia

3rd Nov 2022

Sliding door wheels disintegrated. Need replacing. - Due date: Flexible

Lovely gentleman, knows his stuff, and left me with spare parts & instructions how to remedy the problem myself should I need to. Highly recommend.

Need to fix sliding door


Berwick VIC, Australia

28th Sep 2022

Need to fix sliding door might be roller issue - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 3 October 2022

Need to fix sliding door hard to open and close


Berwick VIC, Australia

11th Sep 2022

Need to fix sliding door hard to open and close - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 14 September 2022

Fix Sliding door


Wheelers Hill VIC 3150, Australia

1st Sep 2022

I require a handyman to fix the sliding door in the bathroom asap

Cavity sliding door repair


Glen Waverley VIC, Australia

26th Aug 2022

Double cavity Sliding door repair - Due date: Flexible

Stephen was on time. In fact he was a little early and happy to wait till allotted time. I was very happy with the job he did to realign my sliding door. I would thoroughly recommend him for any handyman jobs. Thanks again Stephen.

Fix sliding door that is getting stuck


Clayton South VIC, Australia

2nd Aug 2022

Fix large sliding door that is getting stuck. Photos show the maximum it can be opened at the moment. Preferably done on Wed 3rd or Thu 4th Aug from 5:30pm onwards. - Due date: Before Friday, 5 August 2022

Excellent job! Highly recommend.