How to Adjust Storm Doors

Don’t live with it—fix it!

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • Hammer
  • Cordless drill
  • Nail set

You’ll also need a 3/16-in. metal drill bit and a 3/32-in. wood drill bit.

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

  • Wood shims
  • 10d galvanized finish nail
  • Wood filler
  • No. 8 x 1-in. stainless steel screws
  • White spray paint (optional)