How to Weatherstrip a Door

Simple-to-install kits make it easy to stop annoying drafts

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
  • Coping saw
  • Cordless drill
  • Nail set
  • Hacksaw

Required Materials for this Project

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

  • Weatherstrip kit
  • Door sweep
  • Vinyl bulb for door sill