Locks & Door Knobs

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How to Remove Stripped Door Knob Mounting Screws

Over time, the head of a screw on a door knob can become stripped.

Removing a doorknob from a door
How to Replace a Door Knob Spindle

The spindle is an essential piece of the doorknob puzzle.

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How to Pick a Cylinder Lock

It might be a good skill to have, even if you're not 007.

unlocked door lever lock
How to Pick Open a Lever Lock

Try this simple method using two wires before calling an expensive locksmith.

Combination padlocks on lockers.
2 Ways to Crack a Combination Padlock

Try these methods if you forget your code.

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How to Remove a Wall Door Stop

A solid or a flexible wall door stop can help prevent your doorknob from hitting the wall.

Cabinets.
How to Install a Magnetic Door Stop

A magnetic door stop will keep your cabinet doors closed and secure.

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How to Install a Hinge Pin Door Stop

A hinge pin door stop is very simple to install and take minutes from start to finish.

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How to Install a Floor Door Stop

Using a floor door stop is an ideal way to prevent door hardware from damaging the wall.

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3 Advantages of Using a Double-Acting Lever Lock

A double-acting lever lock consist of a bolt, and a set of levers with a slot.

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Multiple Dial vs Single Dial Combination Padlock

People need a padlock, such as combination padlock, to secure their valuables,

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Replacing a Door Knob Latch

Your door knob is one of the simplest mechanical devices in your home.

A hand opening a door knob with keys in it.
Troubleshooting a Faulty Door Knob Latch

Door knob not latching properly? Read this!