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Apr 25, 2017

swivel keys for a window in a garage exterior entry door?

Surely they are available somewhere! I have a single-hung window for which I need to buy replacement swivel keys. Both swivel keys that I have are missing

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Apr 23, 2017

Screening a front porch

I want to screen in a front porch area, just in the summer. The light color of the walls and the intense heat attracts LOTS of flies and I'd like to discourage

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Apr 16, 2017

Pella Screen Door Replacement...At a dead end

I purchased a house a year ago that has two Pella sliding glass doors mounted as pocket doors (strange but cool way to install them). One of them is missing

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Apr 03, 2017

Dear God, Please Help

Photos are of (1) sliding patio door clearly missing both the interior handle and the external plate handle; and for reference, (2) and (3) are what the

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Apr 02, 2017

Broken #storm #window panel clips

Both are broken and I can no longer adjust the size of the screen opening of the inside window. How do I remove the two clips at the bottom of the window

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Mar 29, 2017

Catch on screen door

Hi.. I had my screen door locked and the ups delivery man came to drop a package .. I was T able to get to the door in time and he was trying to force

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Mar 20, 2017

My #Pella #stormdoor is stuck closed

Pelli 8 storm door won't open The catch won't disengage Both handles are removed How do I disengage the catch ? Hi Al; I found pictures at DIY Forum

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Mar 15, 2017

Need #ScreenDoors in the land down under

I'm in OZ, by the coast and my cedar sliding screen door- not standard size!- has had it. I have found it nigh on impossible to source any kind of DIY

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Mar 12, 2017

#Patio #Door so secure even I cant get in

My sliding door lock would not engage when I used the lever on the handle assembly. I opened the door and loosened the mortised plate. The plate slid down

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Mar 10, 2017

Honey I shrunk the #screendoor !

I took screen off cleaned rollers etc I loosened all the rollers now when I go to put it back on the track its not tall enough its like the screen shrunk

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