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kimmyb 03-03-2008 06:43 PM

Interior Doors
 
HELP!!
We are having a very hard time hanging our doors. They are called a fast fit door kit, but they are nothing but fast!! We cannot get the door to fit 1/8" from the door frame. We followed the enclosed instructions and searched on line for tips, to no avail. What are we doing wrong? Should we get the prehung doors instead? Any advise is appreciated.

Thanks

AtlanticWBConst. 03-03-2008 06:47 PM

Can you plane the door down?

AtlanticWBConst. 03-03-2008 06:49 PM

...Maybe the "Fast Fit"....refers to how quickly the doors can make you have a "fit". :wink:

Doors require adjustments. The previous door, may have been "tweaked" to fit into that opening. You may have to tweak the new door a little as well...

kimmyb 03-03-2008 07:01 PM

It is brand new construction. We can't seem to square everything, i.e. door jamb, door, etc.

terri_and_jj 03-03-2008 08:01 PM

can you give more info? is this a replacement door being used with an existing jamb

troubleseeker 03-08-2008 09:48 PM

Don't have any idea what a "fast fit door kit" is. Can you give more info or picture. Why would you not use a pre hung, especially in new consruction? Are you recycleing some special salvage door blanks.


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