Steel Door & Frame Installation

It’s essential that doors and frames are installed properly. People often blame the manufacturer when there are issues, when in fact the problem lies with poor installation. The videos below demonstrate how to install doors and frames the right way.

Prep & Installation

How to Measure for Replacement Steel Doors

Installing a Door Frame in Steel Stud Construction

How to Install Slip-On Drywall Frames with Compression Anchors

How to Install Punch & Dimple Frames (Welded or KD) in Masonry Openings

Knock Down vs Welded Door Frames

Jobsite Storage of Doors & Frames and Field Application of Topcoat


Fixing Uneven Gaps Between a Door and Frame (Improper Clearance)

Fixing Commercial Doors that Won’t Close Properly (Hinge Bind)

Damaged Steel Doors: Repair or Replace?


The Risks of Grouting Frames

Damaged Steel Doors:
Repair or Replace?
Fire Rated Doors & Frames
Fire Door Inspection Checklist
How to Measure for   Replacement Doors

Steel Doors vs. Wood, Aluminum & Fiberglass Doors

The procedures and information on this page are only guidelines. Please follow applicable building codes, standards and accepted practices specific to your geographic location.