Glass-panel doors are a great way to bring light into closets, hallways, or bathrooms. But these luminous doors are heavy and expensive, and they typically need to be installed in a reinforced frame. Hy-Lite has an easier take on the same concept: lightweight acrylic-block inserts that can be retrofitted into existing doors.
Designed to be user friendly, the two-piece insert arrives assembled and includes a paper template (which you place over the door to mark the cutlines) and thorough instructions with color photos. Once the opening is cut, screw the unit in place through pilot holes in the aluminum frame. The fasteners are then concealed with an included strip of vinyl trim.