Book an affordable door installation service near you
Fill in a short form and get free quotes front door installation professionals near you
To have any door installed
- Front door installation near you
- Security door installation
- Barn door installation
- Door hanging installation
- Internal door installation
- ...or anything else
Up to 50% cheaper than franchise dealers
No job too big or too small
Free insurance coverage
Secure cashless payments
Same day / next day service available
What is Airtasker?
Post your task
Tell us what you need, it's FREE to post.
Get offers from trusted Taskers and view profiles.
Get it done
Choose the right person for your task and get it done.
Why book your door installation through Airtasker?
Door installation requires extreme precision and attention to detail. If your door is off by a fraction, it may not lock or close, and may even damage your doorframe. That’s why it makes sense to hire an experienced professional to install your door. Whether you need a sliding door, a screen door, or something else installed they’ll help you choose a door that fits the space (and matches your aesthetic). Soon you’ll have a new door that sits just right in the frame.
The best place to find a handyman to install your door is on Airtasker. Your door installer will take the stress out of the installation and get the job done right the first time, no matter what type of door you need installed.
If you need your door installed ASAP, post your task and get quick offers from experienced installers.
Choose your budget
Don’t go over your door installation budget - set the task price and negotiate with potential taskers.
Get the best taskers
Choose the best door installer for the job, based on their reviews and ratings.
Hire your door installer through Airtasker and rest assured that they come covered with our insurance.
Top Door Installation related questions
What supplies will I need to buy to get ready for my door installation?
Unless you’re also hiring your door installer to build the door for you, you will need to pre-purchase the door for them to fit.
What tools are needed to hang a door?
Your door fitter will bring their own tools to hang your new door (unless otherwise confirmed). They’ll bring a chisel, hammer, g-clamp, power drill, carpenters square, and screwdriver.
Can a door installer also fit locks?
Yes. Most door installations include lock fitting, but it’s important to confirm this when you book your service.
Do you need any qualifications to fit doors?
No. However, many handymen who fit doors are also qualified in a trade, such as carpentry.
How long does it take to install a door?
This depends on the type of door being installed. Usually you’ll have your new door ready to use within hours.
How much does it cost to install a new door?
The average cost of hiring a door installer on Airtasker to fit your door installed is $80-$220. You can expect to pay more of less than this depending on the type of door being installed and whether you also need a door frame built, jamb installed, or lock fitted.
Attic Ladder Installation
Bunnings Shed Installation
Cat Door Installation
Clothesline Installation & Repair
Curtain Rod Installation
Fireplace Installation & Repair
Fitness Equipment Installation
Kitchen Sink Installation & Repair
Mailbox Installation & Repair
Pet Door Installation
Shower Screen Installation
Sliding Door Repair
Trampoline Repair Service
Venetian Blind Repair & Installation
Water Tank Installation & Repair
Window Frame Repair
Window Installation & Repair
Sewing Machine Repair
Ring Doorbell Installation
Shed Installation & Repair
Toilet Seat Fitting
Ceiling Fan Installation
What does a door installation service include?
Door installation involves more than just fitting a door to hinges. Measurements have to be exact, the door hinges may need to be recessed, and there should be enough space between the door and floor to prevent scratching or scraping. The exact steps will depend on what type of door you need to be installed. Here are some of the most common:
Internal door installation
The process for installing or replacing your internal door will depend on the style of the door. Usually, your installer will start by measuring the space and trimming the door to size, if needed. They’ll fit new hinges and screws your door into place using an electric drill, ensuring everything is level and lined up perfectly. In some cases, your installer may also fit new door frames to match (these will go in before the door).
Sliding door installation
Cavity sliding doors are popular for areas with limited space, as the door disappears into the cavity when opened Your door installer will start by putting the sliding door frame together, knocking out the spacer and inserting the sliding track into the cavity. Next, they’ll install the frame, paying careful attention to ensure there is no bulging. They’ll install packers to support the frame before nailing it together. Lastly, the rollers will be attached and your new cavity sliding door hung, although your installer may still need to adjust the height and plumb of the door if needed.
Security door installation
The first step to installing your security door involves attaching the lock and handles, in line with the instructions that came with your door. Your installer will measure and mark hinge placement on the door jamb. If you have an older house, the door frame may not be square. To counteract this, your door installer will use their tools to make sure the hinges sit flush. Lastly, your door installer will attach the hinges and striker.
Screen door installation
Your door installer will fit your new screen door by positioning it, marking the hinge rebates with a chisel, and using a drill to secure the hinges in place. Lastly, they will fit the handle, insert the lock cylinder, and attach the striker plate. Your handyman will then test the new screen door to make sure it’s opening and closing smoothly.
Door handle installation
If you want to update the look and feel of your space without a full door installation, you might just replace the doorknobs. Your handyman will remove the existing handles and fit the new ones. The exact process will depend on the style of the door handle, so your installer will check the instructions, carefully fitting the lock mechanism and handle into the existing recess.
Recent Door Installation tasks
Install door bell
Karaka, New Zealand
3rd May 2021
Install video enable doorbell in concrete wall
Cat Door Installation - Joiner Needed
Mount Eden, Auckland, New Zealand
10th Dec 2020
Hi I'm looking for a Joiner or Carpenter who will be able to install a cat door into my wooden front door. Once cat door is installed, you will also need to move the door handle further up the door (so people are not able to reach up through the car door). I'm located in Mt Eden, Auckland. Please send me your quotes.
Pet door Installation
Silverdale, New Zealand
25th Jun 2021
Small doggy door in sliding window
Cat door installation
Takanini, Auckland, New Zealand
6th Dec 2020
Need a cat door installed either in glass or wooden door.