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Month: November 2020

How To Replace a Door Closer

How To Replace a Door Closer

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How to Replace a Door Closer Need to know how to replace a door closer quickly and cost effectively? Design Hardware’s 316R series closer makes replacing a door closer a breeze.  First the Closer  The 316R is a heavy duty door closer that meets ANSI A156.4 Grade 1 standards. It has a rack and pinion design and a cast aluminum body. It is a non-handed closer with adjustable spring power from size 1-6.    The 316R has a UL Listing “A” label and can be installed onto a 3 hour fire rated door. It also meets ADA, Americans with Disabilities Act, requirements.   This closer has independent latch and sweep speed controls, as well as back check. The valve are staked to prevent backing valves out too far.   As a standard, it comes packed with all screws and brackets for regular, top...