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Aug 18, 2019

Mortise style sliding door lock

Hi I just moved into a new house and the lock on my sliding door has broken. Can you help me find the correct one. I don't know any info about the door,

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Aug 18, 2019

sliding screen door handle & latch

We lost screen door handles while we do renovation. Couldn't find replacement part anywhere. Just attached temporary handle on side.

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Aug 17, 2019

Mobile home Vanguard Patio Door handle

HI!! — It’s been over a year since the Sliding Door ( on a Mobile Home). Has a Broken Lock!!! I have contacted the contractor who added the room on—-that

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Aug 05, 2019

How do I remove the Lock

What do I have to do to get to the screws on this mortise Lock?

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Jul 24, 2019

Screen door slides with a lot of effort and doesn't close correctly

I have a 2004 Guardian patio door with a screen. The glass portion slides open and close with ease. The screen portion is awful. When you can muscle

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Jul 06, 2019

Kolbe Latitude Patio Door Lock

I have a Kolbe Latitude patio door. While trying to get the lock out, it fell down inside. How can I get it out, so I can bring it to the hardware store.I

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Jun 26, 2019

Screen Door Will Not Open From Outside

Having problems with two screen doors that open out to the side yard and the backyard and have not seen anything similar posted on your site. The side

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Jun 23, 2019

3 foot spring on Pella screen door

Opened my Pella screen door and the spring came sliding out the top, spring is around 24 inches long. I cannot find any type of manual for repairs?

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Jun 15, 2019

Gap in retractable screen

I bought a Larson storm door with a retractable slide down screen. The screen stops at a latch at the bottom. Problem is it leaves about a 1/4 inch gap

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Jun 13, 2019

Who makes this flat spline

Looking for odd shaped spline for gold door. A spline is missing from one section.

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