most of the time, you can simply set your new exterior door frame directly on the subfloor and the door will easily clear carpeting or a throw rug. but if you're replacing an old door with a thick sill, or if the floor will be built up with tile, thick carpet or an extra layer of wood, you could have a problem.
when you’re installing a laminate floor, finishing the floor to other areas such as adjoining rooms and outside doors is a vital part of the installation process. how to install a laminate floor to a front door hunker
a rotting floor is an accident waiting to happen. when it's in front of a door, it's even worse because everyone walks on it. even if you know the rotted spot is there, you might simply be unable
how to install an exterior door threshold on a concrete slab floor other materials include a tube of liquid nails subfloor, a tube of caulk and touch-up paint for the door jam. next, clean up your work area as best as possible. remove all debris from the concrete slab. if there's carpeting, trim the carpet where frayed material hangs loosely.
read page 3 of the installing cork floors in kitchen discussion from the chowhound cookware food community. join the discussion today. and a major water issue is likely to damage something else like the bottoms of the cabinets, the subfloor, etc. even if the floor is vinyl or tile. most of the floor looks ok still but at the back door
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what can be salvaged in a flood? windows and doors. outdoor furniture, etc. so if you are not sure whether to replace the window or door, check for warped or bent framing.
choosing the right door stain for the exterior door of your house can be a challenge at times. there are so many different colors and types to choose from that it can be confusing to know which one to choose. staining an exterior wood door is the most common and popular way of finishing it.