Measure the opening of the doorway vertically from the floor to the top of the door jamb.
Measure the width of the doorway horizontally 3 times, top, middle and near the bottom. If the measurements vary, use the shortest distance.
Measure the width of the door jamb, edge to edge distance of one of the sides of the door frame.
The frame of the door openings are generally 2 inches wider and taller than the door being installed.
Consider the Swing of Your Front Door
Determine the swing by facing the door from the exterior of your home as if you’re about to walk inside
Ideas & How-to
Doors and Hardware
Adding or replacing a door is an effective way of updating an entryway or creating some separation throughout your home. Interior doors, entry doors, patio and storm doors and all of their hardware are all available at The Home Depot Canada, so you’ll have whatever you need to complete your next door project.
The Perfect Exterior Doors for Your Home
Choose from stylish exterior doors to set the tone for what awaits inside. You can easily upgrade your existing front doors with inserts as well, so you can refresh the look without changing the door itself. You can even install a dog door or a cat door for the family pet.
Fiberglass exterior doors, steel exterior doors and other options give you the protection and durability you’d expect from an exterior door.
You’ll find doors that suit your style and budget at the Home Depot Canada.