Tips for Installing a Door Yourself


Everyone walks through some type of door during the day. Whether it be your bedroom door or the doors to your office, people use doors a lot. But, not many people actually know how to install a door themselves.

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This could be a valuable skill to learn because it will save you money. Instead of hiring a contractor to do the job, why not learn how to do it yourself!

In this video, you will learn the basics of how to install a door. These tips are especially helpful if your old door is broken and needs replaced. The first thing you do after unpacking the door is removing the plug. Every packaged door has a plug inside the door handle hole that requires a hammer to wedge it out. Make sure you do this because it’s easier to do it at the beginning than at the end of the project.

The next step is to check how level the floor underneath where the door will be is. Doors work best on a level floor so you have to make sure it is or the door could not work.

Continue watching the video to see the full process of installing a new door!


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