Weather Stripping

Weather Stripping

Weather stripping can seal leaks around movable joints, such as windows or doors. You need to choose a type of weather stripping that will withstand the friction, weather, temperature changes, and wear and tear associated with its location.
Weather Stripping

Fixing Door Dents

If you have dents in the metal-clad doors in your home, one answer is to use auto-body fillers to make the fix. Either the polyester resin or fiberglass paste fillers bond well with steel, and the repair can be made like on a car. But, because you can finish the door...
Weather Stripping

Sticking Hinge

Treat a sticking hinge by rubbing pencil lead along the spine. Alternatively, smear a little light oil along the hinge with a cloth, working the hinge back and forth until it moves freely.
Weather Stripping

Garage Doors and Hurricanes

In high winds, double garage doors can pull out of their tracks or collapse from wind pressure. If garage doors fail, high winds can enter your home and blow out doors, windows, walls, and even the roof. Make sure your garage doors are reinforced at their weakest...