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Oct 11, 2017

Sliding Patio Door Locks with high security

These sliding patio door locks are designed for extra security, here is how to repair and find new parts for them

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Oct 07, 2017

T-Spline for holding in window screens

Hi, I need 1/8 inch t-spline. that would be 0.125 I think. Can you help? Thanks Hi Dalinda; T spline is called that because it is shaped like a letter

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Oct 02, 2017

Broken Sliding Glass Door Handle

Hello, I am looking for a handle for my sliding glass door and in my search, I came across your website. The lever in the handle that moves the lock

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Sep 24, 2017

Screen door top track

Hello the top track on our patio screen door is chipped. It is about 1 inch wide. Does your top track fit 1 inch width? Hi; Yes the top track will

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Sep 22, 2017

Storm door string thing

My storm door had some kind of string come out. I had to cut it off to keep people from tripping on it. Since it came out I can't lower the glass. Any

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Sep 20, 2017

Florida Screen Porch

I lost some screening on my porch in Hurricane Irma and I am trying to replace. The screens that blew out were put in with round spline which I don't think

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Sep 19, 2017

Patio door lock

http://www.fixingscreens.com/patio_door_latch.html Hi there I am looking for a replacement look as described in the above link from your website. We

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Sep 17, 2017

#Patiodoor locked cant get out

Hi...I have vinyl glass sliding door. We bought the house used, and the latch has always been a bit wonky, but with a little jimmying of the door (pushing

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Sep 11, 2017

Need replacement patio door handle

Hi, hope you can help. The inside handle of an MW patio door locking handle broke at the inside locking latch mechanism. The door handle is from about

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Sep 10, 2017

Want to figure out how the fix the Anderson Screen door with a broken roller

My Screen door kept falling off from the track. With a little study, I noticed maybe the broken roller at the bottom cause the problem. But first I can

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