How to install a metal access panel with picture frame

Access panel Installation video

This simple to follow, 3 step video will show you how to install an access panel with a picture frame. 

0:00 Step 1: Measure and mark the required dimensions for the access panel. Its best to use a measuring tape, please note: structural opening needs to be 5mm larger then the listed size. 

0:09 Step 2: Cut around the marked surface to reveal the wall cavity. For this, use a drywall saw.

0:18 Step 3: Fix the access panel into the wall using a drill and the pre-formed holes. (install structural support if needed).

Our range of access panels can be used as a ceiling access panel or wall access panel. 

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