The lever handle door knob on my front door can be turned either way, but only engages when turned turned one way. Can I make it work in both directions?
At rest, the bolt is engaged, as desired. When the knob is pulled up, the bolt is retracted as desired. But when the knob is pushed down, nothing happens: the bolt remains engaged.
I'm not sure if it matters, but the mechanism on the outside is a handleset:
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