Vintage Pocket Door Track - Just a couple of months ago I went over to repair a pocket door that was shutting at a strange angle. This was the very first time I'd ran into this kind of situation and was undoubtedly confused. I got a torch and began looking inside the pocket door frame. I had trouble discovering the problem but when I did it was clear.
There was not any approach to attain the screw as it was at that very back of the pocket door frame near the framing.
In order to repair the pocket door issue, I was going to have to remove a great sized area of the plastered wall at the upper right hand corner of the pocket door frame. This was the only thing I would require a wall patch that is simple and could think of plus some paint to really make the repair whole. This job took me to cut the hole and replaced the screw that had fallen from the pocket door path. Then I use some quick setting drywall plaster plus some fiberglass drywall tape to fix the wall. This took another hour to finish the drywall correctly.
Some pocket door issues are a little easier to repair than this one. Most pocket doors appeared to have issues sliding and eventually are left closed, never to be utilized again. Painting the doors over and over again can actually increase the depth of the door or excessive moisture in the home over long amounts of time can also cause the doorway to swell preventing it from opening correctly.