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kammerk

02:20PM | 01/22/05
Member Since: 01/21/05
1 lifetime posts
I have a bedroom door that will not stay open. When I open the door all the way, it immediately starts to close. It stops just short of closing completely. What is wrong with it?

bravey

09:19AM | 01/23/05
Member Since: 06/23/04
161 lifetime posts
Probably one of the following:

1. The frame is warped (check with a long straight edge against both the jamb and the facing).

2. The frame and door are not level (check with a bubble level against both the jamb and the facing).

3. The door is warped (check with a long straight edge).

4. One or more hinges are are not prefectly square with the door and frame. (the hinge pin must be perfectly vertical).

Regards

burrquest

09:37PM | 01/28/05
Member Since: 01/25/05
1 lifetime posts
if the door works fine put a door stop under it . something as simple as a draft could be making it close. when it comes to doors, ..if it isn't broke don't fix it.

burrquest@yahoo.com

door hanger 26 years.


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