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DIY Door Projects: How To Videos

Need help making a change to your composite door? Check out these how to videos by door stop for all your DIY door project needs.

How to adjust a Trojan hinge

This short and simple animated video shows you how to adjust a Trojan hinge. In just under a minute, you will be taken through the step-by-step process to loosening, adjusting and tightening the hinge, to complete the very simple procedure that’s often needed in order for your composite door to sit correctly.

How to fit a split spindle

Split handles can offer additional security to your front door and your home, as they allow the lock to be applied from both the external and internal handles, but won’t allow the door to open from the outside without a key. If you’re thinking about fitting a split handle to your own front door, our short and handy video will show you how to carry out the task.

How to reverse a lock

If you’re wanting to reverse the direction of your door lock, our how-to video shows you how to just that. It’s an extremely simple job to tackle, but if you’re completely new to this sort of task, the video offers a step-by-step guide to getting it right first time. With our video on how to reverse a lock, you’ll have the task completed in no time at all.

How to fit a door restrictor

Door restrictors are fantastic tools in helping to prevent the door from slamming shut and damaging the door’s fixings. If you’re hoping to fit a door restrictor to your composite door, make sure to check out our how-to video that shows you how to complete the task in as little time as possible.

How to change a glazing cassette

Changing the glass glazing in your front door has never been easier than with composite doors. Whether you’ve had an accident or simply fancy updating the glass that’s been in place for some years, our how to video will guide you through the process of changing a glazing cassette. From showing you the tools you will need for the job, through detailing each of the steps involved, changing a glazing cassette couldn’t be simpler!

How to change a lock strip

For simple and easy to understand instructions on how to change a lock strip in your composite door, check out our how-to video which focuses on that specific task. From removing the door handle and lock, through to fitting the replacement lock strip and putting everything back in place, this relatively simple task is made extremely easy thanks to our how-to video.

How to change a letterplate

If your letterplate has been damaged or is looking slightly worse for wear, replacing it with a brand new and shiny letterplate is a very simple job to carry out. Watch out very short and simple how-to video, for a step by step guide on how to update your weathered letterplate.

How to change a handle

Changing a door handle doesn’t have to be complicated, thanks to our handy how-to video that takes you through the process. The animated video will guide you through the task from start to finish – you really can’t go wrong when it comes to changing a door handle with our guide to help you out!

How to change a door

When the time comes for you to replace your existing front door, let our helpful how-to video show you how to replace it with one that’s lovely and brand new. Each step that’s needed to complete the job is simplified within the animated video, so you don’t have to worry about your door replacement being more complicated than it should be.

How to change a cylinder

If for whatever reason, you need to change the lock on your composite door, all it takes is replacing the cylinder which is a very simple task on its own. If you’re completely new to this type of DIY project, not to worry, as our nifty how-to video will take you through the task in its entirety, using easy to follow animations to help you get the job done.

How to adjust a Challenger hinge

Challenger hinges are designed specifically for composite doors and are suitable for both inward and outward swinging doors. In order for your composite door to sit right, the hinges need to be adjusted to the perfect position. Our short and simple how-to video shows you exactly how a Challenger hinge can be adjusted, so that you can rest assured that your composite door is in the right position.

How to adjust an Avocet hinge

Adjusting an Avocet hinge couldn’t be simpler thanks to our simple and straightforward video guide. In just under a minute, you’ll be taken through each of the steps needed to successfully adjust the Avocet hinge on your composite door. With our step by step animated video, anyone will find it easy to adjust an Avocet hinge, no matter what your skill set might be.

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