Recently my door to the garage (the one that goes into the house) stopped working. And although it is a manual door- it just wouldn't close anymore. I removed a spring box which is attached to the door in which I am able to close it, but I must now lift the door so that it will fit into the frame part.
(I guess it could be planed?) I remember at one point the building inspector said it needed to be replaced a year ago because it wasn't up to code. Yet I noticed a crack near the hinge in the door. What codes are to be followed when replacing a door (does it need to be solid or be made of special material to prevent CO gas from entering the house?) Is this something that is a "do-able" one person job or should it be listed to a handyperson? If I am looking for a handyperson, about how much would I pay ballpark (so I truly wouldn't get ripped off.) If it is a "do-able" project for a one person (me) could do, what are the steps?
How much should the appropriate door weigh?
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