Door Framing

41-80 of 100
DIY Logo
Mounting Your Wood Floor Threshold Properly

If you are installing a wooden floor threshold there are a few steps you should take to be sure you are doing a professional looking job that will add to the beauty of your home and be durable and not a safety hazard. You Will Need Wood threshold Wood screws Saw Shims Carpenters adhesive Electric screwdriver

DIY Logo
How to Repair a Cracked Aluminum Threshold

You might encounter instances where your aluminium threshold has developed cracks. These can easily be repaired without having to hire a professional or consider replacement. This is how to best go about it: Tools and Materials Needed: Degreaser Spray Bottle Water Ammonia Aluminium Repair Epoxy Sandpaper

DIY Logo
Mistakes to Avoid When Installing a Roll Up Screen Door

It’s easy to install an aluminum roll up screen door if you avoid some common mistakes. First, don’t just measure the width of the door once; many doors are out of square, especially in older houses. Measure at the top, the middle and the bottom of the door and use the smallest width. If the door

DIY Logo
How to Remove an Aluminum Threshold

An aluminum threshold is the lower part of the door frame. This usually defines the transition of the different flooring types in a house. Before you consider hiring a professional to remove the threshold, it is actually a project that you can easily accomplish yourself. It can be done in an hour or

DIY Logo
How to Remove a Marble Threshold

A marble threshold is the bottom part of the doorframe right below the door when it is closed. Its purpose is to separate and define the boundaries of the different types of floorings in different rooms. You may however, want to change this transition in flooring to another type, such as aluminum or

DIY Logo
How to Remove a Rubber Threshold

A rubber threshold is often used in a utility room, kitchen or garage since it is very durable and easy to clean. Removing a rubber threshold is an easy job requiring only a few tools. You Will Need Screwdriver Putty knife or scraper Heat gun Step 1: Determine Type Rubber thresholds are usually installed

DIY Logo
Clean Threshold Tile Removal Tips

If you want to clean and remove the tile threshold separating two of your rooms, there are some tips that you should follow in order to do the job more effectively. In doing this project, accomplishing a neat and complete job is a must in order to maintain the appeal of your flooring. Short Thrusts When

DIY Logo
How to Align a Tile Threshold

When transitioning from a tile floor to another flooring material in a doorway, the tile threshold is very important. It should look natural and the lines of the two surfaces should flow evenly, and not appear chopped up or abrupt. The tile threshold will need to be aligned with carpeting, hardwood or

Hammering a door frame into place
Jack Stud Framing Technique

A jack stud helps support the header above a door or window.

DIY Logo
How to Use a Door Jamb Saw

How to use the electric jamb saw to adjust your door jambs.

DIY Logo
How to Make Butt Hinges

Butt hinges are used to attach doors to door jambs.

DIY Logo
Installing a Shower Threshold

It's an important barrier against water damage.

Wood floor meeting into tile floor in a doorway
How to Install End Molding

Making the smoothest floor transition that you possibly can.

Door Thresholds: Aluminum or Wood?

The threshold is also called a door saddle.

How to Cut a Wood Threshold to Fit Securely

Properly cut a wood threshold to fit the door securely.

How to Replace a Door Saddle

Improving the durability and insulation properties of doors.

How to Make a Door Lining

Making a perfectly mitered door lining.

How to Remove a Steel Frame Door

To remove a door from a steel frame.

How To Install Door Trim For Interior Doors

If you need to install door trim for interior doors.

hands with carpentry clamps adjusting door frame
How To Adjust Door Framing In Your Home

If you relocate a door, you'll need to frame a new opening.

DIY Logo
Installing A Door Threshold

A threshold will help protect your home from wasted energy.

How To Frame A Prehung Door

You need to frame an opening for a new prehung door.

DIY Logo
How to Install a Door Frame Replacement

Don't let it be an overwhelming challenge.

Replacing a Sliding Screen Door Track

Replacing a sliding door track is a fairly simple job.

Steel vs Brass Butt Hinges

You might consider installing brass or steel butt hinges.

DIY Logo
How to Replace a Garage Door Header

The garage door header is the large piece of wood at the top of the garage, which supports the roof of

4 Common Causes of Interior Door Frame Damage

Interior door frames see some of the heaviest use in a household.

cripple stud
Cripple Stud

They're used above doors and beneath windows.

DIY Logo
Installing a Garage Door Header into a Rough Opening

When you are creating the frame for your garage, you need to fit a garage door header.

When to Use Rising Butt Hinges

Rising butt hinges are hinges that lift the door as it's opened.

DIY Logo
How to Paint a Logo on Storefront Glass

You want people to recognize your presence.

DIY Logo
How to Stop Heat Transfer through Glass Doors

Glass doors are beautiful, but can pose a problem with the overall comfort of the room they are in. As

Common Door Threshold Problems

Many problems can arise on the threshold of your home.

drilling into a door frame
How to Expand Door Framing in Your Home

It's not as overwhelming as it sounds.

Pros and Cons of a Brass Butt Hinge

A brass butt hinge is perhaps the most common type of door hinge installed in homes today.

Door Threshold
How to Design a Custom Door Threshold

A door threshold is often overlooked.

DIY Logo
Which Door Threshold Works Best with Which Flooring

A door threshold is an important aspect of your home's structure. They can wear out and need to be updated

wood threshold
How To Stain A Wood Threshold

A wood threshold can help prevent drafts.

tools against a wood background
Build Sturdy Headers In 5 Easy Steps

Headers are an important part of a wood frame construction.

a green door
How To Measure For A Door Threshold

Measuring improperly can cause problems.