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I have two doors at a 90-degree angle to one another and the doors hit each other when they are opened the full way.

I guess I could mount a door stop on one of the doors, but it seems kind of weird to put a doorstop on a door.

Another option might be to remount both the doors to either/both change the handedness or swing direction, but that would be a lot more work.

What approach should I take?

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    I can't see how this isn't entirely a matter of opinion. (And doorstops are fairly commonly mounted on doors. Get outside the box, man!) – isherwood Jan 31 at 15:24
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    Hinge mounted door stops. reversing swing is not a simple task but it can be done. Mortising hinges is quite precise work any mistakes in locating the hinges will cause improper door function. Second chances are not an option. Then you have to fill the old mounting locations on door and jamb and the bore holes. – Kris Jan 31 at 15:37
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Another solution: Make one of them close to avoid clashing.

I reversed my kitchen door so it opens into the hallway instead of into the room. That means it can clash with the cloakroom door if that's left half open. I solved it by fitting a (very gentle, in fact modified with a weaker spring) automatic closer to the cloakroom door, so it doesn't stop half open.

Rehanging a door can be tricky but is perfectly doable with reasonable DIY skills. It's one of the simplest tasks for which you need a decent set of chisels (in fact it's the main reason I even have chisels). The job needs proper planning: when I did mine there was enough space on the new side of the frame to make it simple but had it been on a different (non-structural) wall it would have been much harder.

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