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  1. Building & Construction
    For reasons I can’t fathom, the previous owner of our 1950’s house embedded a steel pipe into the threshold of the attached-garage man-door. (Water intrusion is not a problem.) They cut the bottom of the door frame off, and installed it as such, with no threshold except the raw pipe/concrete...
  2. Carpentry
    Hi there! I’m looking to replace my front door slab (which is 36x80 and 1 5/8“ thick), but the doors I‘m able to find are 1 3/4” thick. I’ve been told that 1/8” is small enough that we can switch from one to the other, but I wanted to ask this community: Is it true that I can replace a 1 5/8“...
  3. Windows and Doors
    Hi all. I am interested in replacing our side entry door with a pre-hung door. It currently sits recessed, about 1" to the drywall (i.e. there is small drywall return). I would like to recess this further creating a more pronounced drywall return (perhaps 3 .5 inches). The depth of the wall is...
  4. Windows and Doors
    I'm looking to take out this window (attached pic) and replacing it with this: I'm...
  5. Building & Construction
    Hi, My idiot contractor installed the 2x4 exterior doors that my idiot supplier ordered after he measured. Now, I am stuck with the fun. 2 doors were very expensive French doors that swing in and whack the drywall. (Yes, that's finished too) . Another is an expensive sliding door but I think...
  6. Windows and Doors
    A couple of years ago I had my house resided, and the window and door trim were wrapped in aluminum coil. One storm door was removed and not replaced. Now I'd like to install a replacement. Is there any way I can install a replacement storm door and when the jamb is wrapped in aluminum?
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