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Replacement Wardrobe Doors: Tips, Tricks & Maintenance

Written By: Veronika Galeva

Your wardrobe is more than just a functional storage space; it's an essential component of your bedroom's aesthetic appeal. Over time, wear and tear can take a toll on wardrobe doors, affecting both functionality and appearance.

When faced with the need for replacement wardrobe doors, it's essential to make informed decisions to ensure a seamless transition. In this guide, we'll explore tips, tricks, and maintenance practices to help you revitalise your wardrobe and enhance your living space.

Replacement Wardrobe Doors Tips

Accurate Wardrobe Doors Measurements

Before making any purchases, ensure precise measurements of your existing wardrobe. This step is crucial to guarantee a perfect fit for your replacement doors. An accurate measurement will save you time, money, and potential installation headaches.

At Happy Doors, we have created a measurement guide to help get the measurements right the first time and we offer a care package in case you miss-measure, we will replace your doors at no additional cost.

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Professional Replacement Wardrobe Doors Installation or DIY

Installing replacement wardrobe doors can be a DIY project for those with the necessary skills and tools. However, if you're unsure or if the task seems complex, it's advisable to hire a professional installer. Proper installation ensures longevity and optimal functionality.

At Happy Doors, we offer replacement wardrobe doors that are made in the UK and are supplied with a 6-year warranty for your peace of mind. Moreover, we can drill your hinge holes in house, making the installation a breeze. So, it’s up to you to decide whether you’ll install the doors or hire a professional.

Matching Your Style

Replacement doors offer an excellent opportunity to refresh the look of your wardrobe. Consider the existing décor of your room and choose doors that complement the overall aesthetic. Whether you prefer a sleek modern design or a classic, timeless look, there are numerous styles, colours, and finishes to choose from.

At Happy Doors, we offer 7 premium made to measure replacement wardrobe doors styles:

  • Modern: Sleek, minimalist, and characterised by clean lines, our modern wardrobe doors embrace contemporary design elements.
  • Traditional: Timeless and classic, our traditional wardrobe doors showcase intricate detailing and raised panels.
  • Handleless: Our handleless wardrobe doors create a smooth and uninterrupted surface, contributing to a modern and minimalist look while enhancing ease of use.
  • Slab: Our slab replacement wardrobe doors emphasise a clean and straightforward aesthetic, making them versatile for various interior styles, especially in modern and contemporary settings.
  • Shaker: Our slab style doors embrace craftsmanship and functionality.
  • Gloss finish: Our gloss finish doors enhance brightness and create a contemporary look, making it a popular choice for those seeking a modern and high-end aesthetic.
  • Matt finish: Our matt finish doors are known for their understated sophistication and versatility, complementing various interior design themes with a modern or traditional twist.

If you’re unsure where to start, check out our extensive guide on What Type of Replacement Wardrobe Doors is Right for You.

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Replacement Wardrobe Doors Tricks

Consider personalising your replacement wardrobe doors with accessories such as decorative handles, decals, or additional features like built-in mirrors or organisational elements. These small touches can enhance both the functionality and aesthetics of your wardrobe.

Replacement Wardrobe Door Maintenance

Regular Maintenance for Wardrobe Doors Longevity

Once your new wardrobe doors are in place, regular maintenance is key to preserving their quality and appearance. Dusting, cleaning, and lubricating moving parts (such as hinges and handles) will prevent premature wear and keep your doors looking brand new.

Handle Replacement Wardrobe Doors with Care

Wardrobe doors are subjected to daily use, so it's crucial to handle them with care. Avoid slamming doors and teach family members to do the same. Gentle use will contribute to the longevity of your replacement doors.

Addressing Wardrobe Doors Wear and Tear

Even with proper maintenance, wear and tear may occur over time. Promptly address any issues, such as loose hinges or chipped paint, to prevent further damage. Regular inspections will help you catch and fix problems before they become more significant.

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Replacement Wardrobe Doors from Happy Doors

Investing in replacement wardrobe doors is a practical and visually appealing way to breathe new life into your living space.

Ready for a change? Explore our made to measure replacement wardrobe doors today or contact us to discuss your new home project on 01256 845 816 or email us at

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Written By: Veronika Galeva