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DOORS

Learn about doors for old houses in these articles from Old-House Journal.
A House for the Automobile

The Changing Garage, an editor's note.

Artful Entrance

Today millwork companies are opening up to the look of early 20th-century Arts & Crafts doors.
Artful Entrance

Door-ology

Even antique doors that are seriously damaged can be brought back to life, but sometimes you just have to replace a worn door. Here's a useful technique for each situation.
Door-ology

Doors and Entrances by Design

Here's help in finding stylistic matches for the portals fronting your old house.
Doors and Entrances

Fine Points on Pocket-Door Hardware

Understanding the innovative features behind the operation of common hangers.
Fine Points Pocket Door

Garages, Ground Zero

Henry Ford invents the car--and the garage.
Garages Ground Zero

Grand Entrances

From the opening of the auto age, garage doors scored serious style points. Today, manufacturers offer a variety of period-perfect portals that evoke those eye-catching early designs.

How to Move an Old Door

An expert's step-by-step tutorial can help you put an old door to work in a new jamb.

Online exclusive: See how Mark kept the mushroom factor in check on this project.
How to Move an Old Door

Knobs, Latches, and Levers

Getting a handle on historic hardware styles.
Knobs Latches Levers

Repairing Pocket Doors

How to restore the smooth roll and click of the perfect pocket door.

Screen Savers

Nothing says old house like traditional screen doors, which are easy to maintain or even replace with today's wealth of reproduction parts.
Screen Savers












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