Door Framing and Installation Guide
26 articles and videos full of solid techniques for hanging all types of doors so that they function properly and look great.
Door hanging is an essential building skill for any new home builder or remodeler. The process is certainly easiest if your rough openings are framed plumb and square to begin with, but there are reliable techniques for installing a door in a crooked opening too. This collection of videos, articles, and tips covers everything you need to know about framing walls for doors, shimming jambs, cutting doors to fit, and more. Basic pre-hung doors are covered extensively in this guide, but special situations—such as french doors, split jambs, and thick walls—are also covered in depth.