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How to keep a door closer working cold weather

Front door not fully latching, due to door closer's Hydraulic fluid getting stiff in extreme cold weather. Once bitter-cold weather is over, closer is back to normal function. Any advice?
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My front door frame doesn't appear to support installing a storm door; is there anything I can do?

I bought a storm door to for the front of my house, and realized too late that there's no inset in the front door frame to install one. My options at this point appear to be to A) Forget it and ...
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Screen Door Pneumatic Tube stopper: What are they called and why is mine not working?

We prefer to keep our screen doors (or "storm doors" as I guess they are also known by) open all the time. We only really want them shut when we keep the main door open for a breeze or to let our cats ...
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How do I prevent my screen door from opening too far?

Just bought a new house and I've noticed that when the front screen door opens too wide it knocks into a light fixture hung on the other side of the door. the fixture has started to loosen so ...
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Are the door closers absolutely needed for storm door?

My storm door closer cracked my door jamb and the storm door still opens fine. And I wonder whether I need replace my door closer? If I don't , is there any bad effect?
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How do I replace a storm door when I have a cracked door jamb?

So my storm door is in rough shape, and needs to be replaced. It is a Larson storm with two closers (one at the top and one at the bottom). The replacement door I have picked out is a Pella Select ...