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Jan 28, 2020

Gap between bug strip and door

Hi, I have a sliding screen door on the outside, and the bug strip is flush to most of my sliding glass door except for a few areas around the door frame

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Jan 13, 2020

No screen track top or bottom of in-swing double doors

New home to us, and it has beautiful double in-swing french doors onto deck. The problem is no screen track on top or bottom of door frame. I can’t use

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Dec 25, 2019

The thumb lock broke off...

Hello, I have a sliding door to our patio that the thumb lock (not keyed) broke off. It's part of the cast of the lock and I haven't been able to find

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Dec 24, 2019

Top Hung Sliding Screen Door

I have a double-wide mobile home. I would like to replace the sliding screen door. It measures 36.5 X 76 3/16 . Don't know what brand it is.Home was built

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Dec 13, 2019

Milgard sliding screen doors

I have 4 Milgard sliding class doors and the screen doors are in need of some attention. I purchased these in 2013. I really don't want to take them apart

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Nov 13, 2019

Glass falls out of storm door

The glass was stored for the summer. We had no trouble with the screen. but the glass fell out a few times and luckily it did not break. I would like

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Nov 05, 2019

Installing Screen Door Top Track

Hi, It looks like your top channel is just the thing to fix my broken old vinyl screen door channel. I have a few questions: Can I cut down the 6' length

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Oct 31, 2019

Why screen spline size matters

We bought a new screen door at Home Depot. No more than put it up and the spline was coming out and the screen was coming loose everywhere. It seems the

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Oct 22, 2019

Where to find storm window latch

I have a double Glass with the top glass sliding down for the screen. The latch that holds the upper Glass is broken. Where can I get a new one?

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Oct 20, 2019

UK Aluminium Sliding Door problem

I really need some help to find a locking mechanism to make these two sliding doors secure.

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