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Mar 22, 2020

Combination roller and corner for screen doors

Hello. I am looking for replacement rollers for my screen door. They appear to be the combination roller and corner type you mention with the rollers riveted

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Mar 05, 2020

Guardian door mortise lock set

Can't find anything to match this sizing

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Mar 03, 2020

Sliding door latch handle lock need advice

Hi following are the measurements of the sliding door latch handle which needs replacing with lockable mechanism 1) latch lock depth approx 3.5 cm 2)

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Feb 26, 2020

Inside screen door

Sliding patio door installed in late 1970's, it is still solid as a rock. It has a sliding screen on the inside of the house that needs replaced as well

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Feb 02, 2020

1960s? Screen Door Spline

I am trying to replace the screen of my front door. The screen is held in place with a rigid plastic like material. Ripped out some of it, not knowing

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Feb 02, 2020

3/8 or .375 Flat Spline

Anyone know where to find 3/8 or .375 wide flat spline, door is newer, but I still can't find it. Any suggestions?

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Feb 02, 2020

Does this need T spline ?

I have changed out window screens in the past but, this one is giving me a very tough time! I was unaware that there was a 'flat' spline... Is that what

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Feb 02, 2020

Problem finding correct spline

I removed old spline (flat type) from a 1/8 inch channel. I am using regular aluminum screening. Where do I find the correct size and type of spline

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Feb 02, 2020

Think I need T Spline

I need T spline like that in the attached picture. Based on my caliper measurements, the T is 0.165 inches tall, and 0.170 inches wide. Would any of

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Feb 02, 2020

Old Pella sliding screen door

We have an old Pella sliding screen door that is from the early 80's. It has a rectangular spline that I cannot find anywhere. I would like to fix the

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