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Old 10-30-2011, 06:29 PM   #1
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the door latches are hitting the 1x4 door casings before they hit the striker plate. any way to fix this except a larger/longer strike plate.

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Old 10-30-2011, 06:36 PM   #2
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Are the bolts nested into the door edge as they should be or are they creeping outward a little like so many do?

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the door latches are hitting the 1x4 door casings before they hit the striker plate. any way to fix this except a larger/longer strike plate.
Strike plates aren't designed for a 1x4 casing. If you want to eliminate the abuse on the 1x4 edge, get an extended plate.
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