More stories about Doors

  • An Ingenious Door Fitting Jig

    If you're an experienced finish carpenter, it won't matter that the subtitles in this video are in Dutch, because you'll be able to figure out exactly what this guy is up to.

  • Unusual Stave-Core Door Construction

    Solid wood doors tend to warp, which is why most doors are made with stave-core construction. A stave-core door is made by gluing veneer to a built-up core.

  • Repurposing a Lock Mortiser

    Last summer I built a set of craftsman style carriage doors for my house and decided to use mortise and tenon joints. I hadn't made this kind of joint before so I asked my friend, Gary Katz, how to go about cutting the deep mortises. He suggested using a lock mortising machine, a tool designed for...

  • Incredible Mobile Workshop

    I don't even know where to begin with this; all I can say is I wish my shop at home was half as organized as Brian Way's mobile woodworking shop.

  • Product Watch: Easy Door Painting

    Door Deckers are designed to assist with both the painting and the drying of doors and shelves.

  • Product Watch: A.R.E. Deluxe Commercial Unit Truck Caps

    Deluxe Commercial Unit truck caps and covers from A.R.E. are available for most 2010 pickups.

  • DoorJack Foot Lever

    The DoorJack is a clever foot lever for lifting and rehanging doors up to 240 pounds.

  • Rockler Model 31166 Corrugated Fastener Nailer

    Rather than build frames in place stick by stick, some trimmers assemble door and window casings on the floor and shoot them into place on the wall.

  • Collins Tool Mitertite Jig

    The Mitertite makes miter joints in window and door casing that stay tight over time.

  • Product Watch: French Creek Production Door Jamb Anchor

    The French Creek Production Door Jamb Anchor 1785 mounts in door or window openings from 24 inches to 43 inches wide and attaches to a harness with a self-retracting lifeline (not included).