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Steel Door and Frame Installation

It’s essential that doors and frames are installed properly. People often blame the manufacturer when there are issues, when in fact the problem lies with poor installation. The videos below demonstrate how to install doors and frames the right way.

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PREP AND INSTALLATION



Jobsite Storage of Doors & Frames and Field Application of TopcoatJobsite Storage of Doors & Frames and Field Application of Topcoat Printable Manual
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Installing a Door Frame in Steel Stud Construction Installing a Door Frame in Steel Stud Construction Printable Manual
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Installing a Door Frame in Masonry ConstructionInstalling a Door Frame in Steel Stud Construction Printable Manual
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How to Install a Commercial Steel Door Installing a Door Frame in Steel Stud Construction Printable Manual
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TROUBLESHOOTING


Fixing Frames that are Twisted or Out of SquareFixing Frames that are Twisted or Out of Square Printable Manual
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Fixing Uneven Gaps Between a Door and Frame (Improper Clearance)Fixing Uneven Gaps Between a Door and Frame Printable Manual
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Fixing Commercial Doors that Won't Close Properly (Hinge Bind)Fixing Commercial Doors that Won't Close Properly Printable Manual
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The procedures described in these videos and manuals are only guidelines. Please follow applicable building codes, standards and accepted practices specific to your geographic location.

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