Along with some tips for. Slide the wheel hangers into the track and hang the door on the two hangers.
Their height should be equal to the height of the door plus the thickness of the floor covering you plan to install plus the width of.
How to frame a pocket door. Cut away the studs making enough room for the pocket door s framing. Cut the nails joining the studs to the soleplate the piece of framing which runs along the bottom of the wall. Remove the door and then install drywall over the door pocket using construction adhesive and 1 inch drywall screws.
Cut two trimmers from 2 by 4 inch lumber with a circular saw. The wider part of the header goes over where the actual door opening will be. Carpentry 101 pocket door frame basics.
The placement of this nail in my case is determined by your finished floor height. You can also install the door handle lock at this point. Adjust the hangers until the door is plumb.
Once you have determined that the header is level secure each side with screws. Then the pocket door frame header will rest on these nails while you make sure everything is level. 4 x research source.