Instructables: exploring - workshop - repair - door http://www.instructables.com Mon, 20 Oct 2014 06:38:05 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to fix a bent pneumatic screen door closer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-fix-a-bent-pneumatic-screen-door-closer/
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Fri, 21 Mar 2014 15:23:16 PDT
Starting an Old Glow Plug Engine http://www.instructables.com/id/Starting-A-Old-Glow-Plug-Engine/
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Tue, 28 Jan 2014 18:11:56 PST
How to Replace Fridge Fresh Door Gasket http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Replace-Fridge-Fresh-Door-Gasket/
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Tue, 19 Nov 2013 10:59:47 PST
How To Replace Oven Door Glass http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Replace-Oven-Door-Glass/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/6RSO/HLJUZIBT/F776RSOHLJUZIBT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/6RSO/HLJUZIBT/F776RSOHLJUZIBT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F77/6RSO/HLJUZIBT/F776RSOHLJUZIBT.SMALL.jpg HowToLou If your oven door glass cracks, you can order a replacement glass, and put it in, yourself, in 20 minutes or less.
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Fri, 13 Sep 2013 21:52:50 PDT
Cabinet Door Cushion Replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/Cabinet-Door-Cushion-Replacement/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/HWGC/HINNX60B/FWZHWGCHINNX60B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/HWGC/HINNX60B/FWZHWGCHINNX60B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWZ/HWGC/HINNX60B/FWZHWGCHINNX60B.SMALL.jpg MossdaleMakerspace Are your cabinet doors LOUD when you close them? It could be that the original cushions have fallen off. You can usually find replacements at any general store but if you prefer not to make the trip and you happen to have Sugru around, replacing a cushion is easy! Just roll up a small ball of Sugr...
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Sun, 7 Jul 2013 15:54:46 PDT
Wood Burner Door Gasket http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Burner-Door-Gasket/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/JSXM/H8RVM9KJ/F8XJSXMH8RVM9KJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/JSXM/H8RVM9KJ/F8XJSXMH8RVM9KJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/JSXM/H8RVM9KJ/F8XJSXMH8RVM9KJ.SMALL.jpg Motorcar My wood burner works great, but even with 12 - 16 split wood pieces, it won't go overnight.  It has the typical woven ceramic rope in a channel around the entire perimeter of the doors, but the lap joint between the doors seemed the biggest offender.  I have a damper on the 6" flue, but even with ev...
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Mon, 5 Nov 2012 12:44:55 PST
Miele W1611 Door Seal replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/Miele-W1611-Door-Seal-replacement-1/
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Wed, 27 Jun 2012 04:07:50 PDT
How to fix a squeaky door http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-fix-a-squeaky-door/
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Fri, 30 Mar 2012 15:02:28 PDT
DIY Fixing A Door Latch http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Fixing-A-Door-Latch/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/QCVR/GRTHTHLC/F8SQCVRGRTHTHLC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/QCVR/GRTHTHLC/F8SQCVRGRTHTHLC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/QCVR/GRTHTHLC/F8SQCVRGRTHTHLC.SMALL.jpg nakedrepairman How to fox a door latch that will not engage.
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Mon, 29 Aug 2011 20:07:21 PDT
Install door trim http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-door-trim/
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Wed, 1 Jun 2011 10:58:53 PDT
Fix a door that won't stay shut http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-a-door-that-wont-stay-shut/
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Mon, 13 Sep 2010 12:41:27 PDT
How To Put Up A Door Sticker http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Put-Up-A-Door-Sticker/
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Tue, 27 Jul 2010 11:40:36 PDT
How to install a "garage door open" indicator http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-install-a-quotgarage-door-openquot-indi/
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Sat, 19 Sep 2009 16:58:01 PDT