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Cupboard door problem

Postby Fredm » Fri Nov 23, 2007 4:19 pm

Just re-painted the cupboard doors and cupboar's. Bought new flush type hinges and rea-assembled everyhitng. 2 doors stay open about 1' and the other door wont even close(swings open by itself) any help on getting these doors to close properly would be a greatly appreciated. Thanks
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Gorilla Glue heavy duty grab adhesive

Postby toptips » Tue Nov 27, 2007 12:03 am

try putting a piece of cardboard between the cupboard and the hinge.
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Postby tav » Mon Dec 03, 2007 10:33 pm

Another problem may be screw bound which means screw heads are too big which may bind hinges. Make sure correct size of screw is used for hinge. It must not protrude.
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