How to Repair an Unsquare Door?

Answer An unsquare door does not fit completely in the door frame, causing problems with the door’s lock latching in the strike plate that sits in the jamb. In some extreme cases, an unsquare door may n... Read More »

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How to Unsquare a Number?

Every number has a square root, which refers the number that must be multiplied by itself to yield the original number. Some numbers, like 36 or 64, are perfect squares, and finding their square ro... Read More »

How to Repair a Door Jam?

Doors seem complicated on the surface, but in reality are made up of a very few simple parts. The interior frame, or door jamb is the most important in terms of making your door open and close smoo... Read More »

How do I repair a crack in an oak door?

Use Wood PatchPurchase some wood patch, a putty knife and a wood stain or varnish that is the same color as that which is on your cracked door. Use a chemical stripper or 80-grit sandpaper to remov... Read More »

How to Repair a Door Chime?

If your door chime no longer provides the familiar tones and merely hums or buzzes, you can probably fix it without too much trouble. Try this before replacing it.