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Installing a Door Sweep

Properly Install the Door Sweep

Tools Required:

utility knife/shears
clear silicone sealant
flange head/ pan head screws,
long staples or roofing nails

tools required to install a wood door sweep 
Wood Door Sweep Orientation wood door sweep installation orientation
Wood Door sweep has natural drip edge.
the Flange is under the door.
a minimalist profile does not disturb the
look or the face of the door.
wood door sweep has built in drip edge
Trim sweep to proper door length.
place bead of caulk at locations shown in Red.
wood door sweep installation caulk locations
Lay door slab face down on saw horses
stick sweep on and install flange head screws
about every 5 inches
wood door sweep installation with flange head screws
Reinstall door in the frame.
test the sweep for ease of operation.
Raise or Lower the adjustable sill cap if necessary.
door sweep installation on wood door cutaway view
Install a Garage Door Sweep
Flange is towards the inside of the door.
Place a bead of Silicon across the length.
Fasten with 3/4" Pan Head screws.
garage door weatherstripping

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