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Jun 25, 2017

What are most common spline sizes?

If I was to stock 2 or 3 of the most common sizes for window and door screens, what would they be? 0.160 and 0.180 round polyfoam are the most common

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Jun 20, 2017

Jeld Wen Patio door

The outside threshold of this new patio door has no rail on bottom nor channel on top to accept a screen door....The door is a left inward swinging with

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Jun 18, 2017

Can't find correct flat spline!!

Hello, I live in rural PA in a home built in the early 1990's & am trying to find replacement spline for my screen door (replaceable screen/storm door)

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Jun 18, 2017

Can Not Find Spline!!

Hello, I live in rural PA in a home built in the early 1990's & am trying to find replacement spline for my screen door (replaceable screen/storm door)

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Jun 14, 2017

Sliding Screen Roller Replacement

I have uploaded and attached my pictures that did not go out with my previous entry.

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Jun 14, 2017

Screening in neighbour's porch

Hi, I'm in the process of screening in our neighbours' porch at their cottage in the village of Delta, ON. Eventually I will need a sliding door system.

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Jun 10, 2017

Screen door rollers aren't going back in properly.

Hi there, I have a quick question. I tried to lube up my rollers and used your videos as great instructions but I have run into a hiccup. After replacing

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Jun 09, 2017

60 year old sliding patio screen door

Screen door is old but never had a problem. Door jams when you start to close it . Runs on a track but not sure if there are rollers. The screen door

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Jun 08, 2017

Antique storm door repair help needed

I have a storm door that is chipping at the bottom..im not even sure what the material is on this door? Aluium or fiberglass?? My house was built in 1914

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Jun 08, 2017

Johnandanabel@yahoo.com

The hinge that the bottom wheel hangers on, on my 3 year old sliding screen door, broke. Do I have to take the whole door apart to replace it? What

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