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It seems that my existing vinyl patio door is near standard but not quite there Here are the dimensions:
H 81"
W 69 3/8"
D 5 3/8"

On the lateral sides I have room as follows
-left side 1.5" (the long stripes of plywood 1" and 0.5" sandwich-ed)
-right side 1" of plywood
These were used to fill in the gap I am not sure if there is any more wood on the perimeter of the door opening

I am planning to buy one of these doors. Is it a good replacement? Do I have enough clearance to install it ? https://www.homedepot.ca/product/stanley-doors-72-inch-x-80-inch-clear-lowe-argon-prefinished-white-left-hand-vinyl-sliding-patio-door-energy-star-/1000846301

As you can see it is 72x80 (70.75 x 79.50") The depth is 4.63"

Here is a picture of the top left corner enter image description here

  • Are you sure a 72x82 wouldn't fit? Seems like the 72x80 would leave you with a large gap at the top to be filled. – brhans Sep 17 at 18:19
  • It might fit. I need ro look under that top board you can guess in the picture. I am more worried about the sides – MiniMe Sep 17 at 18:25
  • there is room above, it is all filled with wood – MiniMe Sep 18 at 12:15

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