Self-Closing Door: Making an Existing Garage Service Door Automatic

Bring a fire-rated door up to code with this simple retrofit

Required Tools for this Project

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

  • Cordless drill
  • 4-in-1 screwdriver
  • Drill bit set

Required Materials for this Project

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

  • Self-closing hinge or door closer