Required Tools for this Project
Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.
You'll need this specific bits for your drill:
2 1/8 in. hole saw,
1 In. spade bit
Required Materials for this Project
Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.
- Grade 1 or 2 deadbolt lock (1 in. long throw bolt)
- Lockset strike plate
- Reinforced deadbolt strike plate
- 3 in. screws