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xx   DOOR

Wooden storm door accepts interchangeable storm and screen panels and ornamental grids.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #88 Aug 2001 pg. 56
Added Info AMERICAN WOODWORKER #89 Oct 2001 pg. 16

Tip: Restore the vinyl seal in aluminum thresholds by running vinyl tubing underneath the seal to "plump it up."
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Oct 1987 (v.65#10) pg. 66

Installing a modern storm door is illustrated in photos.
CANADIAN HOME WORKSHOP Jun 2000 (v.23#8) pg. 60

Build a classical arts-and-crafts style storm door which features raised, chamfered square pegs, shelf-and-bracket detailing, an elevated window frame, quartersawn white oak, and frame-and-panel construction.
CANADIAN HOME WORKSHOP Sep 2002 (v.25#10) pg. 22

Windows and doors are among the worst energy wasters. How they waste heat and what you can do to stop this loss.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Oct 1980 (v.4#1) pg. 58

Tip: Problems which can occur when installing additional storm windows or doors in conjunction with existing insulated glass or insulated doors.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Feb 1981 (v.4#5) pg. 4

Keeping the cold out. A guide to buying and installing energy-efficient doors and windows.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Jan 1987 (v.10#4) pg. 56

Rebuilding metal screen-storm doors.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #86 Jun 1965 (v.15#3) pg. 50

Repairing wood and aluminum storm doors and windows.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #87 Aug 1965 (v.15#4) pg. 30

How to maintain doors so that they work smoothly and close tightly. Four types are covered: front and back doors, combination storm/screen doors, porch screen doors and overhead garage doors.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #130 Oct 1971 (v.21#8) pg. 50

How to reglaze a storm door with a non-shattering safety material, acrylic plastic.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #140 Dec 1972 (v.22#9) pg. 54

How to install an aluminum combination screen and storm door.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #167 Oct 1975 (v.25#8) pg. 40

A look at the beveled acrylic tinted inserts that you can add to an aluminum combination door.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #176 Oct 1976 (v.26#8) pg. 52

How to install Plexiglas in a storm door.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #184 Oct 1977 (v.27#7) pg. 34

Guide to replacing storm doors.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #187 Feb 1978 (v.28#2) pg. 54

Tip: How to insulate an aluminum door to keep it from heating up when exposed to direct sunlight.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #249 May-Jun 1984 (v.34#5) pg. 154

Installing a new storm door.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #251 Sep 1984 (v.34#7) pg. 66

How to cure heat leaks all around the house. Add insulation, vapor barrier, storm windows, storm doors, and caulk.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #252 Oct 1984 (v.34#8) pg. 86

How to install a storm door.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #262 Oct 1985 (v.35#8) pg. 50

Tip on repairing a sagging aluminum storm door.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #286 Feb 1988 (v.38#2) pg. 16

How to install an aluminum combination storm/screen door in just a few hours.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #308 May 1990 (v.40#5) pg. 38

Tips on reducing heat buildup caused by a south-facing storm door.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #53 Apr-May 1989 pg. 14
Added Info FINE HOMEBUILDING #55 Aug-Sep 1989 pg. 8

How to measure a doorway when ordering a replacement combination door. Included in a buyer's guide to storm and screen doors.
HOME MECHANIX #749 Oct 1990 (v.86) pg. 84

Tip on cleaning and painting aluminum storm doors.
HOME MECHANIX #782 Feb 1994 (v.90) pg. 86

Tip on cleaning acrylic plastic windows in a storm door.
HOMEOWNER Apr 1989 (v.14#3) pg. 72

How to replace glass in storm doors with acrylic sheet plastic.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO #7 Fall 1977 (v.2#3) pg. 132

Care and repair of aluminum doors and windows.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #516 May 1971 (v.67) pg. 115

How to build and install insulated storm doors for your garage door opening. These 3-section folding doors are installed in addition to your existing overhead door.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #644 Jan 1982 (v.78) pg. 92

Prepare for winter. Part 2. Repairing and adjusting storm doors and windows.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #652 Sep 1982 (v.78) pg. 50

A buyers' guide to doors. What to look for in both entry and storm doors.
NEW SHELTER Oct 1985 (v.6#8) pg. 62

Installing unbreakable plastic in storm doors.
POPULAR MECHANICS Mar 1972 (v.137#3) pg. 162

How to measure for and install a prehung storm door.
POPULAR MECHANICS Dec 1988 (v.165#12) pg. 117

Tip on cleaning and maintaining the sliding windows and screens found on metal storm doors.
POPULAR MECHANICS Sep 1991 (v.168#9) pg. 74

Building a traditional wood-frame storm door with interchangeable screen and glass inserts.
POPULAR MECHANICS Dec 1998 (v.175#12) pg. 118

Tips on buying storm doors.
POPULAR SCIENCE Oct 1964 (v.185#4) pg. 148

How to reduce heat losses in a house that result from uninsulated doors. Includes information on insulating an attic door (or any door that leads to an unheated area), replacing sliding glass doors with a thermal window. Installing a floating storm door for sliding glass doors and using reflective drapes for a patio door.
POPULAR SCIENCE Dec 1977 (v.211#6) pg. 128

Replace your patio doors with new energy-efficient double glazing. Use the old doors to make your own storm panels for triple glazing during the winter.
POPULAR SCIENCE Mar 1984 (v.224#3) pg. 126

How to replace a broken pane of glass in a storm door with an acrylic panel.
SCIENCE & MECHANICS Spring 1979 pg. 95

Storm door simplified. How to install a weather-tight storm door.
TODAY'S HOMEOWNER #811 Dec 1996-Jan 1997 (v.92) pg. 60

How to install an aluminum storm door.
WORKBENCH Sep-Oct 1975 (v.31#5) pg. 24

Your home and the energy crisis. Part 4. A look at the heat loss through doors and windows and what you can do to minimize it.
WORKBENCH Nov-Dec 1976 (v.32#6) pg. 22

How to install a typical "high-security" storm & screen door.
WORKBENCH Mar-Apr 1988 (v.44#2) pg. 52

Installing a storm door which will protect your entry door without hiding it.
WORKBENCH Aug-Sep 1995 (v.51#4) pg. 46

Installing a heavy-duty aluminum storm door that features a full-length glass panel to show off the entry door.
WORKBENCH Jul-Aug 1998 (v.54#4) pg. 45