Using a track, interior sliding doors horizontally open and close. Because they are aesthetically pleasing and cut down on space, interior sliding doors are very popular in a number of rooms. Closets, laundry rooms, and other areas of the home where saving space is a priority often include sliding doors. Read on to learn more about the prices for interior sliding doors.
General Costs for Interior Sliding Doors
Generally, interior sliding doors will cost anywhere from $50 to $2,000. This price will vary based on a few factors, including which style of sliding door you choose for your home. Installation costs may add between $50 and $150 to your overall cost for basic sliding doors, and $500 to $2,000 for fancier sliding door styles. Additionally, hardware for interior sliding doors is fairly straightforward and is usually included when you purchase interior sliding doors.
Plain or mirrored sliding closet doors in steel, which is less expensive, or aluminum may cost as low as $50 to $200, depending on the size and style.
Pocket interior sliding doors will usually cost anywhere from $400 to $1,000 with installation fees. Meanwhile, barn interior sliding doors will cost anywhere from $300 to $1,300 with installation.
Interior sliding doors have a wide range of styles and prices. | © CC BY-SA 2.0 flickr.com / Mazzali
Materials for Interior Sliding Doors
There are many types of material available for your interior sliding doors, and your choice of material will affect your price. Wood interior sliding doors are popular for their vibrant natural look they can bring to the home though solid wood is generally one o the most expensive options. Mahogany, alder, and walnut are all popular types of wood for interior sliding doors. Wooden sliding interior doors come in many different styles, including raised panels or multiple panes of frosted or patterned glass. Expect to pay between $500 and $2,000 for wood sliding doors. Raised six-panel sliding doors in poplar, for example will cost around $1,100 to $1,300.
Many interior sliding doors, especially those used for closets in bedrooms, feature mirrored panels. Interior sliding doors with mirrored panels usually cost between $150 to $1,000.
Additional Costs and Maintenance
You may require a new sliding track for your interior sliding doors at some point during their lifetime. Generally, a basic sliding track with hardware will cost anywhere from $30 to $100 and up. However, in order to avoid needing a new track, basic maintenance will keep your track in good shape and save you money.
Bottom Line: Cheap for Basic Models, With Room for Fancier Styles
Interior sliding doors give you plenty of flexibility when it comes to price. There are so many different options available, including basic, cheap models, that interior sliding doors will generally fit with any budget. Additionally, as long as you keep up with maintenance, you can also keep your long term costs down.