All posts tagged "hinge"

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    Tip of the Day: Door Woes / Won’t Close?

         Here is one quick, money-saving tip that will help you fix up and improve your home. All from the award-winning On The House Tip of the Day.  

    • Posted February 21, 2017
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    Q&A: Doors, Bend A Hinge Pin To Hold Door Open

    Q. Wouldn’t it have been easier to advise your readers to remove the pins and wipe them off and clean out the hinge pin opening? Then if that didn’t work they could try your “pin bending” method....

    • Posted September 11, 2016
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  • Re-Aligning Your Door

    We have always been advocates of getting to the root of the problem rather than to what seems to be the most obvious reason for a given difficulty. For instance, with sticking doors, we have always been...

    • Posted August 14, 2016
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    Drilling Hinge Holes

    “The Beverly Hillbillies” made its TV debut in 1962. Before heading west, Jed Clampett’s shotgun style of drilling, especially for oil (black gold, that is), was all he needed to get ahead. But once the clan got...

    • Posted July 25, 2014
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    Close Your Open Door

    Open and close a door enough times and, eventually, you’ll have problems. It’s just simple science and plain old wear and tear. Here’s a trick used by the pros: If a door starts hitting the jamb when...

    • Posted July 25, 2014
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    Keep Your Door Still

    Certain doors seem to be possessed, controlled by wee little devilish leprechauns and evil lock-out monsters. If you’ve got one of these in your house, here’s a tip you’re going to love. The only tools you’ll need...

    • Posted July 25, 2014
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