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Depending on the refrigerator, there may be a way to adjust the door directly. If not, most models have height adjustable feet. Simply adjust the feet, so that the door stays in place or slowly opens. How the adjustments are made, will be specific to the make and model. Check the manufacturer's documentation for your appliance, to determine how to make the ...


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For #3, I'd buy a prehung door with a 6-1/2" jamb (normal for 2x6 construction) and set the jamb 1/2" proud into the workshop. This makes it easy to add drywall to the workshop in the future if desired. (And personally, I'd skip casing entirely since you're at bare studs in the workshop. If you had to have casing, I'd butt it against the jamb instead of ...


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Word of advice, do not sand the door anymore than what has occured already. You can see how there are a few lighter areas where some dings are that the "patina" has been removed by something. Sanding will ruin the patina, making the door look blotchy as well. On old furniture and doors where the cracks are not structural, burn in sticks are what I use. They ...


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I think you've hit on the easiest solution. Putting in a layer of insulation board and then boarding over the top of that is the approach I'd take. If you don't want to use the door then you can just put insulation right to the frame and board over that to hide the door completely. However, if you want to be able to use the door then you'd have to leave ...


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I found it! It's an Acorn Latch Kit. Thanks for the replies.


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If the bottom of the jamb is loose, shim behind it and fasten with a long screw. (Use the gap of the door to set the amount of shimming. If the screw draws the jamb in too much, back the screw out and push the shims in further.) Then, get a chunk of wood matching the jamb. I'm guessing 4-1/2" x 3/4" thick, by a few inches tall. Cut the new piece ...


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One quibble with the other answers: These are indeed simple warded lever-tumbler locks. The keys for them are properly called "bit keys". Warded/lever locks don't have to be lower security than pin-tumbler locks (safe deposit boxes still use lever locks, for example) but making them both secure and affordable is harder than with pin-timbler locks. Skeleton ...


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For this type of lock you would need to call in a specialized locksmith who can do that for you. They would need to cut a skeleton key for you. There was only one time where I went into a hardwood store and found a skeleton key and was able to fit into my closet door and actually worked. But I believe it worked because it was just a regular keyway that any ...


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Do test your switches with meter. Besides mechanical malfunctions like a misaligned door or switch, the contacts in these switches can be subject to internal arcing and burning which can leave deposits that interfere with good conductivity through the contacts. This can make a set of "closed" contacts appear "open". You may notice your microwave light ...



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