How to Frame for a New Exterior Door
Whether you're remodeling your home or just want an additional entry, we'll show you the easiest way to frame for a new exterior door.
If you're looking to add a new exterior door to your home, whether it's a pair of French doors that swing out onto your patio or a Dutch door that brings cottage charm to your front entry, you've come to the right place. We'll walk you through the entire process of framing for an exterior door, including cutting through drywall, assembling new studs, and building a new door frame. Expect to spend a full day or two on this home renovation project. You'll likely need a helper to assist and you should be comfortable removing wall materials, cutting lumber, and building wall framing.