Tips for Hanging Doors

These seven pro tips will help you hang doors faster and better

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
  • Tape measure
  • Drill/driver, cordless
  • Level
  • Level, 4-ft.
  • Jamb level
  • Drill bit set
  • Handsaw
  • Sledgehammer
  • Square
  • Utility knife

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
  • 3-in. screws