Door Repair projects
How to Fix a Screen Door
All it takes is one big gust of wind to whip your screen door back so far that it rips the retaining bracket right out of the doorjamb. The…
How to Fix Stubborn Bifold Closet Doors
Tired of bifolds that don't work right? Learn how to adjust a door that's always sticking, trim a door that binds, repair a broken corner, and…
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Fix Sagging or Sticking Doors
This article shows you how to fix a sticking door in most cases without removing the door. Get instant results and enjoy a trouble-free door.
How to Stop a Door From Swinging Open
We'll show you a simple fix that will keep interior doors from swinging all the way open if you leave them slightly ajar. It's an…
Steel Door Repair: Repair a Dented Steel Door
Make an invisible dent repair in a steel door the same way you do it on your car, using the same auto body filler. Even a novice can master the…
Interior Door Repair: Interior Doors That Won't Stay Closed
Adjusting a door that doesn't hang correctly is a frustrating experience, but there are a few tricks of the trade that can achieve miracles.…
How to Repair a Sliding Door
Sliding doors get sticky and hard to open when the wheels are out of adjustment or the track gets dirty. Here's how to repair your sliding door…
How to Repair Interior Doors
Doors that won't shut or latch properly are annoying, but once you diagnose the problem the fix is usually easy. Even if your door has been…
Repairing a Loose Door Handle
Tighten a loose doorknob that has hidden chassis screws. It only takes a minute to pop off the cover plate.
Pocket Door Repair
Do you have a pocket door that sticks or doesn't open or shut all the way? Don't replace it if you don't have to—just install a new track,…
Lengthening an Interior Wood Door
Fix an interior door that's been cut too short with this simple repair. By carefully matching thickness, wood grain direction and stain, you can…