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Old 02-22-2008, 10:22 PM   #1
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If i am replacing hollow core doors with solid pine doors from HD can i use the existing jambs?

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Yes, however if you currently have 2 hinges then I would add a third, screws will have to be longer and I would put at least one in each hinge thru jamb and into the framing.

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Thanks, I was thinking kinda along that line into the framing but I did not see the third hinge but that makes sense for weight. I recently stumbled on to this web site i do like the look of there 6 panel oak door and the price seems resonabile enough i will be putting carbonized bamboo flooring in the hallway i guess they will go together???. any thoughts

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Yes, however if you currently have 2 hinges then I would add a third, screws will have to be longer and I would put at least one in each hinge thru jamb and into the framing.
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