building a wooden screen door


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Old 07-10-02, 05:34 PM
fostermom55
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building a wooden screen door

We have just bought a 90 year old house and need to build a wooden screen door for the front. It is 42" wide and the quotes we have gotten to have one built are around $500!!! Can anyone tell us how we could do this ourselves?
 
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Old 07-10-02, 08:58 PM
bungalow jeff
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Wow. A co-worker just bought a wooden screen door at the Depot for $30.
 
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Old 07-11-02, 02:39 AM
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Cool

I would just get the largest off-the-shelf screen door that I could find, and frame out the hinge side to fit it.
It would be far less expensive.
Good luck!
Mike
 
 

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