You want to close off your laundry room, but there simply isn't space for a door to swing into the area. Luckily, that doesn't mean you can't install a door. Pocket doors offer a practical and attractive solution for openings where a traditional swing-out door simply won't work.

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Product FAQ

1. What Are Pocket Doors?

2. Can Any Door Be a Pocket Door?

3. What Styles Do They Come In?

4. Is Installing This Door a DIY Project?

5. What Type of Maintenance Do They Require?

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How We Reviewed

We conducted research in order to provide you with an unbiased review of the best doors around. The results have been formulated after reviewing product features, warranty, price range, kit contents, and design elements.

Overall Price Range

 There is a wide range of prices for these doors. Models we reviewed range from around $ to nearly $$$. Features such as intricate detail, solid wood construction, and installation hardware can impact the price. For doors with similar features, double doors tend to cost more than single ones.

What We Reviewed

  • Modern Pocket Door
  • Pocket Sliding Grey Door
  • Double Pocket Sliding Brown Doors
  • Frosted Glass Pocket Door
  • Pocket Door With Hardware Frames Set
  • French Double Pocket Doors With Frames
  • Pocket Sliding White Door With Strips
  • Pocket Door Solid Wood With Stain Glass Panels
  • Eco-Veneer Panel Brown Slab Sliding Door
  • Modern Double Pocket Closet Glass Doors
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Modern Pocket Door​​​​​

Sliding Pocket Door 28 x 80 inches | Planum 0010 White Silk | Pocket Frame Trims Pulls Track Hardware Set | Solid Wood Interior Modern Slide Bedroom Closet Door |
  • SET INCLUDES- white door slab, casings, pocket frames, door hangers, steel track, floor guide, pulls, screws.
  • SLIDING DOOR- Pocket door is the best solution to save space at home. Soft opening and reliable mechanism. Best choice for bedroom, bathroom or closet - warm look and bright colors
  • ITALIAN VENEER- The eco-veneer coating is layered multiple times on top of each other to get a desired look. Door has a solid core and can be trimmed on 3/4“ on each side.
  • MODERN INTERIOR DESIGN- The slab has a chocolate ash (dark brown) color and has a contemporary décor finishing which is anti-scratch and stain resistant.
  • FULL RANGE OF HARDWARE- Every part can be customize on your desire. A lot of sizes and finishing are available

Features

This modern pocket-style door features MDF construction and a white ash veneer finish. It comes as a full kit ready for assembly. Split studs are included to reinforce the wall that will house your door. The door panel can be trimmed up to ¾” on each side to customize the fit in your space.

Warranty

Sarto Doors offers a two-year warranty on its door panels and door installation hardware.

PROS​​​​

  • Solid panel construction
  • All necessary hardware is included
  • Full kit design is ready for installation

CONS

  • Frame is not preassembled
  • Door is manufactured from MDF and veneer

Pocket Sliding Grey Door

Pocket Sliding Grey Door 36 x 84 with Frame | Planum 0020 Ginger Ash | Frames Trims Pulls Hardware | Closet Solid Core Door
  • SET INCLUDES- grey door with metal strips, trims 2.95 in wide, pocket frames, door hangers, tracks, floor guide, round pocket pulls, screws. Door with all sliding pocket hardware included.
  • SLIDING DOOR- Pocket door is the best solution to save space at home. Soft opening and reliable mechanism. This type of door doesn’t just save space - it can also solve problems, particularly in tight spots. For example, a pocket door might be used in a small half-bath that simply doesn’t have enough space for a door to swing in or out. There, use of a pocket door could eliminate the need for building an unnecessarily large bathroom or stealing space from an adjacent closet or similar area.
  • SOLID CORE DOOR - Door made of solid pine wood and covered by eco-veneer. Thickness of the door is 1 3/5", can be cutted on 3/4" on top and bottom, on left and right side as well. Pre-Finished, Eco Friendly, High Durability, Clean Ability & Quality, Stability Scratch & Stain Resistant
  • MODERN AND CLASSIC DESIGN — Door perfect fits for every interior, it gives your design a unique touch and style.
  • FULL RANGE OF HARDWARE- Every part can be customize on your desire. A lot of sizes and finishing are available. Please contact us to get a different pocket hardware style or pull. Hardware can be shipped separately.

Features

This modern platinum grey door from Sarto Doors is an elegant entry choice for modern décor. It features five panels of grey veneer divided by white striping. Each kit comes with all of the hardware needed for installation. A solid MDF core on the door panel will provide years of smooth sliding performance.

Warranty

All Sarto Doors are backed by a two-year factory warranty. The warranty covers the door panel and all installation hardware.

PROS​​​​

  • Modern platinum color blends into decor
  • Smooth sliding mechanism offers trouble free operation
  • All mounting hardware is included
  • Lots of customization options

CONS

  • Kit is not preassembled
  • Modern design does not complement more traditional interiors

Double Pocket Sliding Brown Doors

Double Pocket Sliding Brown Doors 64 x 80 with Strips | Planum 0020 Wenge | Frames Trims Pulls Hardware | Closet Solid Core Door
  • SET INCLUDES- 2 slab 32x80, casings, pocket frames, door hangers, steel tracks, floor guides, pulls.
  • SLIDING DOOR- Pocket door is the best solution to save space at home. Soft opening and reliable mechanism.
  • GERMAN RENOLIT- The eco-veneer coating is layered multiple times on top of each other to get a desired look. Door has a solid core and can be trimmed on 3/4“ on each side.
  • CONTEMPORARY INTERIOR DÉCOR- The slab has a wenge (dark brown) color and has a contemporary décor finishing which is anti-scratch and stain resistant.
  • FULL RANGE OF HARDWARE- Every part can be customize on your desire. A lot of sizes and finishing are available

Features

These chocolate brown double doors offer an understated and elegant treatment for a larger doorway. The door panels are constructed of solid pine and finished with an eco-veneer for years of smooth sliding operation.

Warranty

Like other Sarto Door products, these double doors are covered by a two-year warranty that also covers all installation hardware.

PROS​​​​

  • Modern and elegant design
  • Double doors are perfect for larger entryways
  • Kit features all necessary hardware
  • Customizable sizing options

CONS

  • Sleek design is not compatible with more traditional interior designs
  • Veneer finish cannot be changed as easily as a wood finish

Frosted Glass Pocket Door

Frosted Glass Pocket Door 30 x 80 inches | Planum 2102 White Silk | Sturdy Heavy Frames Trims Pulls Track Hardware Set | Bedroom Bathroom Solid Wood Interior Slide Closet Panel |
  • SET INCLUDES- white door with frosted opaque glass, trims 2.95 in wide, pocket frames, door hangers, tracks, floor guide, round pocket pulls, screws. Door with all sliding pocket hardware included.
  • SLIDING DOOR- Pocket door is the best solution to save space at home. Soft opening and reliable mechanism. This type of door doesn’t just save space - it can also solve problems, particularly in tight spots. For example, a pocket door might be used in a small half-bath that simply doesn’t have enough space for a door to swing in or out. There, use of a pocket door could eliminate the need for building an unnecessarily large bathroom or stealing space from an adjacent closet or similar area.
  • SOLID CORE DOOR - Door made of solid pine wood and covered by eco-veneer. Thickness of the door is 1 3/5", can be cutted on 3/4" on top and bottom, on left and right side as well. Pre-Finished, Eco Friendly, High Durability, Clean Ability & Quality, Stability Scratch & Stain Resistant
  • MODERN AND CLASSIC DESIGN — Door perfect fits for every interior, it gives your design a unique touch and style.
  • FULL RANGE OF HARDWARE- Every part can be customize on your desire. A lot of sizes and finishing are available. Please contact us to get a different pocket hardware style or pull. Hardware can be shipped separately.

Features

The frosted glass panel of this Sarto Doors door allows light to enter your room while preserving your privacy. A white eco-veneer finish over solid wood resists stains, scratches, and wear. If you are unsure about the color of the door panel, you can order a sample panel for a small cost.

Homeowners planning to install this door themselves will like that each kit comes with all mounting and operating hardware, so nothing extra is needed. The door panel can also be trimmed up to ¾” on each side to ensure a proper and custom fit for your entrance.

Warranty

All Sarto Door products are covered for two years with a factory warranty. This includes door panels and mounting hardware.

PROS​​​​

  • Frosted glass lets light in while preserving privacy
  • Color sample is available for a small cost
  • Maintenance free eco-veneer finish

CONS

  • Kit does not come preassembled
  • Door does not maintain complete privacy and may not be suitable for all rooms

Pocket Door With Hardware Frames Set

Pocket Door 36 x 80 inches with Hardware Frames Set | Planum 0010 Chocolate Ash | Pocket Frame Trims Pulls Track | Solid Wood Core Interior Slide Closet Modern Sliding Door|
  • SET INCLUDES- brown door, casings, pocket frames, door hangers, steel track, floor guide, pulls, screws.
  • SLIDING DOOR- Pocket door is the best solution to save space at home. Soft opening and reliable mechanism.
  • ITALIAN CIPLEX- The eco-veneer coating is layered multiple times on top of each other to get a desired look. Door has a solid core and can be trimmed on 3/4“ on each side.
  • MODERN INTERIOR DESIGN- The slab has a chocolate ash (dark brown) color and has a contemporary décor finishing which is anti-scratch and stain resistant.
  • FULL RANGE OF HARDWARE- Every part can be customize on your desire. A lot of sizes and finishing are available. Please contact us to get a sample of door color

Features

This modern and sleek brown pocket door from Sarto Doors blends well with most contemporary design styles. It is made from a composite wood core that is covered by the company's eco-veneer. This finish preserves the integrity of the door and provides virtually maintenance-free use. It resists scratches and wear from normal household use. Cleaning is as simple as spraying cleaner and wiping it off.

Warranty

The Planum 0010 Chocolate Ash door, and all of the included hardware, is covered by Sarto Doors' two-year factory warranty.

PROS​​​​

  • Low maintenance eco-veneer finish
  • Solid construction for years of service
  • Design complements most contemporary decor

CONS

  • Doors are nor predrilled for hardware
  • No pre-assembled frames to help with installation
  • Dark color may limit design compatibility

French Double Pocket Doors With Frames

French Double Pocket Doors 64 x 80 with Frames | Lucia 31 Matte White | Kit Trims Rail Hardware | Solid Wood Interior Pantry Kitchen Bedroom Sliding Closet Sturdy Door
  • SET INCLUDES- 2 white panel doors 32x80 inches each, trims, pocket frames, door hangers, steel tracks, floor guides, stops, round pocket pulls, screws. All hardware included with the door.
  • SLIDING DOOR- Pocket door is the best solution to save space at home. Soft opening and reliable mechanism. This type of door doesn’t just save space - it can also solve problems, particularly in tight spots. For example, a pocket door might be used in a small half-bath that simply doesn’t have enough space for a door to swing in or out. There, use of a pocket door could eliminate the need for building an unnecessarily large bathroom or stealing space from an adjacent closet or similar area.
  • WOOD DOOR- Door made of solid pine wood and covered by eco-veneer. Pre-Finished, Eco Friendly, High Durability, Clean Ability & Quality, Stability Scratch & Stain Resistant
  • CUSTOM SIZE — Door can be trimmed on 3/4“ on top and bottom, on 3/4“ on left and right side as well. Pocket hardware for 2x6 wall can be provided per request
  • FULL RANGE OF HARDWARE- Every part can be customize on your desire. A lot of sizes and finishing are available. Please contact us to get a free sample of door color. Hardware can be shipped separately.

Features

The raised panel design of these double pocket doors will help you close an oversized entryway with style. A solid pine wood core is covered by Sarto Doors' eco-veneer finish in Ash White. This specially designed veneer is designed to offer years of durability and low maintenance.

Warranty

Sarto Doors offers a two-year factory warranty that covers all of its doors. This extends to cover mounting and operating hardware.

PROS​​​​

  • Traditional raised panel design
  • Ash white finish compliments most design profiles
  • All mounting hardware is included with each kit

CONS

  • Extra parts needed for installation in a 2 x 6 wall
  • Eco veneer finish cannot be changed with room design

Pocket Sliding White Door With Strips

Pocket Sliding White Door 32x80 with Strips | Planum 0020 Matte White | Frames Trims Pulls Hardware | Closet Solid Core Door
  • SET INCLUDES- slab, casings, pocket frames, door hangers, steel track, floor guide, pulls.
  • SLIDING DOOR- Pocket door is the best solution to save space at home. Soft opening and reliable mechanism.
  • GERMAN RENOLIT- The eco-veneer coating is layered multiple times on top of each other to get a desired look. Door has a solid core and can be trimmed on 3/4“ on each side.
  • CONTEMPORARY INTERIOR DÉCOR- The slab has a matte white color and has a contemporary décor finishing which is anti-scratch and stain resistant.
  • FULL RANGE OF HARDWARE- Every part can be customize on your desire. A lot of sizes and finishing are available

Features

The panels of this sleek white pocket door are accented by 1/3” flush set aluminum strips that really make it stand out. A special multi-layered eco-veneer finish provides virtually maintenance-free use while resisting scratches and wear.

Warranty

All Sarto Doors products are covered by a two-year factory warranty. This covers door panels and mounting hardware.

PROS​​​​

  • Sleek white and aluminum finish compliments most contemporary decor
  • All mounting hardware and handles are included with each kit
  • The eco-veneer finish is easy to clean and resists scratches

CONS

  • Modern design does not work with traditional interiors
  • Kit does not contain pre-assembled frame

Pocket Door Solid Wood With Stain Glass Panels

Frosted Glass Pocket Door 32 x 80 inches | Planum 2102 White Silk | Sturdy Heavy Frames Trims Pulls Track Hardware Set | Bedroom Bathroom Solid Wood Interior Slide Closet Panel |
  • SET INCLUDES- white door with frosted opaque glass, trims 2.95 in wide, pocket frames, door hangers, tracks, floor guide, round pocket pulls, screws. Door with all sliding pocket hardware included.
  • SLIDING DOOR- Pocket door is the best solution to save space at home. Soft opening and reliable mechanism. This type of door doesn’t just save space - it can also solve problems, particularly in tight spots. For example, a pocket door might be used in a small half-bath that simply doesn’t have enough space for a door to swing in or out. There, use of a pocket door could eliminate the need for building an unnecessarily large bathroom or stealing space from an adjacent closet or similar area.
  • SOLID CORE DOOR - Door made of solid pine wood and covered by eco-veneer. Thickness of the door is 1 3/5", can be cutted on 3/4" on top and bottom, on left and right side as well. Pre-Finished, Eco Friendly, High Durability, Clean Ability & Quality, Stability Scratch & Stain Resistant
  • MODERN AND CLASSIC DESIGN — Door perfect fits for every interior, it gives your design a unique touch and style.
  • FULL RANGE OF HARDWARE- Every part can be customize on your desire. A lot of sizes and finishing are available. Please contact us to get a different pocket hardware style or pull. Hardware can be shipped separately.

Features

Constructed from solid hemlock wood with a true stain glass insert, this door will surely make a statement in your doorway. The glass design is simple and muted, so it will complement most any decorating style.

This door panel does not come with mounting hardware or handles. Use care when selecting hardware because of the weight of this door panel

Warranty

This door panel comes with a one-year warranty.

PROS​​​​

  • Design compliments most design styles
  • True stained glass
  • Solid hemlock construction

CONS

  • Solid wood and glass make this a very heavy door
  • Installation hardware is not included
  • Cost may be a deterrent for some shoppers
  • Panel must be finished before installation

Eco-Veneer Panel Brown Slab Sliding Door

Eco-Veneer Panel Brown Slab | Planum 0020 Wenge | Sample of Color
  • SET INCLUDES- just a piece of the jamb — sample of the color.

Features

This door features a simple yet elegant black and aluminum design that is sure to look great in your modern space. Each kit includes mounting hardware and handles. The eco-veneer finish offers resistance to scratches and stains.

Warranty

The door panel and all included hardware are both covered by Sarto Doors' two-year factory warranty.

PROS​​​​

  • All mounting hardware is included
  • Modern black woodgrain and aluminum design
  • Sturdy and secure packaging to protect each panel

CONS

  • Black and aluminum design may clash with traditional interiors
  • Door panel is not pre-drilled for hardware

Modern Double Pocket Closet Glass Doors

Modern Double Pocket Closet Glass Doors 64 x 80 | Planum 2102 Ginger Ash | Pocket Frame Trims Pulls Rail Hardware | Solid Wood Interior Sliding Doors Frosted Glass |
  • SET INCLUDES- 2 grey lite doors 64 x 80 inches opaque frosted glass, trims 2.95 in wide, pocket frames, door hangers, tracks, floor guides, round pocket pulls, screws. Doors with all sliding pocket hardware included.
  • SLIDING DOOR- Pocket door is the best solution to save space at home. Soft opening and reliable mechanism. This type of door doesn’t just save space - it can also solve problems, particularly in tight spots. For example, a pocket door might be used in a small half-bath that simply doesn’t have enough space for a door to swing in or out. There, use of a pocket door could eliminate the need for building an unnecessarily large bathroom or stealing space from an adjacent closet or similar area.
  • SOLID CORE DOOR - Door made of solid pine wood and covered by eco-veneer. Thickness of the door is 1 3/5", can be cutted on 3/4" on top and bottom, on left and right side as well. Pre-Finished, Eco Friendly, High Durability, Clean Ability & Quality, Stability Scratch & Stain Resistant
  • MODERN AND CLASSIC DESIGN — Door perfect fits for every interior, it gives your design a unique touch and style.
  • FULL RANGE OF HARDWARE- Every part can be customize on your desire. A lot of sizes and finishing are available. Please contact us to get a different pocket hardware style or pull. Hardware can be shipped separately.

Features

These tasteful double doors feature a frosted glass panel surrounded by a strip of subtle ash grey veneer. Each door is constructed of composite wood and topped with Sarto Doors' special eco-veneer finish for years of worry-free use. The design of these door panels helps reduce noise transmission between rooms.

Warranty

Like all Sarto Doors doors, these are covered by a two-year factory warranty. This also covers the mounting hardware.

PROS​​​​

  • Ash grey and frosted glass design compliments almost any decor
  • All mounting hardware is included in each kit
  • Low maintenance finish

CONS

  • Composite wood construction
  • Door panels do not have pre-drilled holes for installation

The Verdict

Pocket doors provide a great solution for rooms where space is a premium. They can also help separate spaces with wide entryways, like those between living rooms and dining areas.

Look for features like included mounting hardware, customizable sizing, and special finishes when choosing a door for your design project. Some manufacturers will allow you to order a small sample panel to get a true feel for the color and texture of their door panels.

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The doors we reviewed offer a variety of style choices and size configurations that can accommodate almost any design plan. No matter which one you chose, you are sure to get a quality door that will offer years of worry-free use. Our personal favorite, however, has to be the Eco-Veneer Panel Brown Slab Sliding Door. It simply looks great, performs well, and gives a modern touch to every room.

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