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Hiring a Carpenter To Hang Internal Doors


A & T Carpentry are highly skilled craftsmen and have been building and installing staircases, bespoke storage solutions and doors for over 20 years. 

A professional carpenter will be able to hang your doors safely and efficiently the first time around! If you’re not experienced, you can waste a lot of time and energy on a project that would take a professional less than a day to complete. If you have invested in expensive solid wood doors you want to ensure they are fitted correctlt to avoid damaging them and the door frames in which they will sit. Whilst hanging an internal door is a feasible DIY project for a beginner it is important that they are fitted properly. They need to be aesthetically pleasing, and fitted safely and securely. Investing in professionally hung doors will ensure they stand the test of time.

1. Expertise and Skill:

Carpenters have extensive knowledge and experience in working with doors and frames. They understand the intricacies involved in fitting doors properly, ensuring they are plumb, level, and aligned correctly. Their expertise helps to avoid common issues such as gaps, sticking doors, or misalignment.

Sagging Internal Door
Internal door hanging  components
Solid wood Door Lining

Precision and Accuracy:

Fitting doors requires precise measurements, cutting, and shaping to ensure a perfect fit within the door frame. Carpenters will have all the necessary tools and skills to accurately measure, trim, and adjust the door, ensuring it fits snugly and operates smoothly. Hanging doors can be quite a lengthy process, as there are many components required, alongside the door.


  • Handles or door knobs
  • Locks
  • Screws
  • Hinges
  • Linings
  • Frames

All of these components must also be the correct size and shape for your particular door if it is to be hung sucessfully.

Installation Techniques:

Carpenters are familiar with various door installation techniques and can choose the most suitable method for your specific situation. They can install different types of doors, including hinged doors, sliding doors, pocket doors, and more, using the appropriate hardware and techniques for each.  

Internal door opening types

Time and Efficiency:

Hiring a carpenter saves you time and effort. They have the experience and efficiency to complete the job quickly and effectively, allowing you to enjoy your newly installed doors sooner. Attempting a DIY door installation without proper knowledge and tools may result in expensive mistakes and delays.

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Professional door fitting in Worcester

Professional Quality Finish:

A well-installed door, of course,  enhances the aesthetics of your home. Carpenters pay attention to detail and ensure that the door is aligned properly, the hardware is correctly installed, and any necessary finishing touches are taken care of. This professional finish adds value to your home and improves the overall appearance.

Recommendations and Advice:

A & T Carpentry can provide recommendations and advice based on their expertise and experience. They can suggest suitable door styles, materials, and hardware options that suit your preferences, existing decor and budget. They can also address any concerns or questions you may have about the door installation process.

Overall, hiring a carpenter for fitting internal doors ensures a high-quality installation, saves you time and effort, and provides peace of mind knowing that the job has been completed by a skilled professional.

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