Sliding doors are not only used for exterior accesses to balconies, decks and courtyards, but are increasingly being specified in residential interior design. This course is going to discuss interior sliding door systems for rooms, closets and utility spaces in single family, mid-rise and high-rise buildings. Interior sliding door system benefits, design options, ADA compliance and installation requirements will be reviewed.

Learning Objectives:

  • Discuss the benefits of using interior sliding door systems in single family, mid-rise and high-rise buildings
  • Explain design options for interior sliding door systems, including door, glass and hardware components
  • Identify the features that allow these types of products to be ADA compliant, as well as identify the energy efficiency and LEED benefits
  • Review key design and installation requirements to remember when specifying interior sliding door systems.