Drafty Door, Clean Paintbrushes | Ask TOH
Coming up on Ask This Old House Tom uses multiple techniques to make a drafty door weathertight; Mauro demonstrates the most effective way to clean a paintbrush; Roger and Jenn test out a variety of battery-operated lawn tools. How to Tightly Fit an Antique Door Tom uses multiple techniques to make an antique, drafty door weathertight. Where to find it? To fix the door, Tom addressed multiple issues: the door was out of plumb, it was too short, and it was drafty.
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