Room door opens easily?

Answer The plate on the door frame is too far in. You can fix it one of two ways:1) try backing out the screws from the latch plate slightly and then shut the door and see if it catches.If not...2) uns... Read More »

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My room door opens easily?

The latch is not going into the keep. Almost close the door and see if you can see why the latch doesn't enter the brass keep (the part fixed to the door jamb). The door might have dropped a touch ... Read More »

How to Change the Side on Which Your Refrigerator Door Opens?

You did some remodeling and now your fridge door opens the wrong way and you want to change it. Here's how to change the door opening swing.

My garage door opens on its own... and sometimes its closed and then decides to open w/o me opening it... why?

The transmitter signal probably matches someone else's remote control in your neighborhood. When they use their remote, it also triggers yours. You can easily change your code in the box in the ... Read More »

Why is it when a city bus stops at a railroad crossing it always opens the door to see if a train is coming?

Because the law says, "Stop, look, and listen". They stop in advance of the crossing, open the door to listen for a train whistle (you have to remember, a loaded bus is noisy as hell), and look dow... Read More »