Monthly Archives: July 2014

Hardwood Doors

If you’re lucky enough to be getting a new hardwood door, have a go at asking the carpenter, as diplomatically as you like, to use pilot holes and to wax the screws – at least on the locks. I’ve lost

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Auto-bolting Doors

There’s a variety of door that makes me nervous. It’s a multi-point locking system (such as you would find on most uPVC doors), but there’s a little dingus that fires a couple of the bolts as the door shuts. It

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