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Replacing a Damaged Hook Strip

Shown Above is a damaged hook strip.



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Carefully remove old weatherstrip.

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Weathersstrip is removed. See detail of door rabbit.

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Cut hook strip slightly narrower than door. Space hook strip away from rabbit with matchstick or other spacer. Place first nail 1-1/4" away from end.

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Place second nail about 1/4" from end.

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Continue nailing 1-1/2" to 2" apart. Set new matchsticks or other spacers as you go. Set nails well so that they are almost flush with the weatherstrip.

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Finished repair.

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