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Fix Up the Front Door

Your front entry is your home's ambassador, signaling to guests if you are friend or foe. If yours is more "War is hell" than "Good to see you, ally," perhaps you need to spruce things up a bit to make it more welcoming. Use these step-by-steps and videos, complete with tools and shopping lists, to turn your shabby door into a palace portal:

How to Refinish a Door
How to Replace a Threshold (and watch this companion video)
How to Tune Up a Sliding Door
How to Repair Sagging Screens
How to Repair a Damaged Doorjamb
How to Repair Door Glass
How to Unstick a Door
Ask TOH users about Curb Appeal

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