Installing entry doors with sidelights same procedure that requires installation of a standard door, with the added difficulty that is twice as large. The best way to install these doors is to have one or two assistant’s available holding the door frame in place during the installation process. Lights placement position is a simple procedure, but if you have no experience-wired electric, have a complete professional part of the task.
Remove the excess material input. Place the door frame in the doorway, marking any section of the wall that interferes with the frame. Cut out with a jigsaw. Repeat the process until the frame fits perfectly and comfortably inside the door. Turn off the power to the area of the circuit box. Run a power line wiring through the wall of the door and drill a hole for the duct in the door frame. Set the door frame near the door and connect the power lines power line coming from the entry doors with sidelights. Cover the cable connection and the door frame with flexible conduit, and then securely connect them.
Extend waterproof caulking around the outer edge of the door frame. Slide the frame into place on the door with the help of the audience, keeping the electrical configuration in place throughout. Wipe off excess grout with a damp cloth. Open doors and has an assistant hold the frame in place. Using a carpenter’s level 3 feet, check the correctness of each of four sides of the door frame. Adjust as needed hammering wedges between the frame and the door. Wedges break out beyond the frame.
Drill holes in the door through each of the pre-drilled holes in the frame, or drill their own holes through the frame and the entry doors with sidelights, the spacing of the holes every 12 inches. Lay down some putty in each hole and put a galvanized wood screw 3 inches each. Tighten all screws halfway. Check the frame of righteousness level again. Fully tighten the installation is complete. Check operation and doors’ to make the necessary adjustments to allow the doors to open and close.
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