How to Install Door Push Plates?

Answer Swinging doors are common conveniences in pantries and laundry rooms, and a push plate will protect surface of a swinging door from fingerprints, dirt and other damage. A push plate is a thin piece... Read More »

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How to Install Kick Plates on a Front Door?

Kickplates are metal strips installed to the low part of a door where scratching and scuffing might occur from kicking or paw scratching. There are three types of kickplate mounts available on the ... Read More »

What Occurs When Earth's Plates Push Against Each Other?

It wasn't until the 1960s that scientists realized Earth's continents sit on top of giant plates that are in continual, albeit very slow, horizontal motion that changes the way the planet looks ov... Read More »

What force gets exerted as tectonic plates push on each other?

Tectonic plates are giant lithospheric masses. The earth has seven such major floating plates including the African, Antarctic, Australian, Eurasian, North American, South American and Pacific plat... Read More »

There is a door in my house that has a thing you have to push above the handle to open the door. What is that?

I call it a door latch release because it releaes the latch from the strike plate so you can open the door. Great question. I'll star it for you. Maybe one of my contacts knows more about it.