Screw through the middle hole and redrill the top screw hole at a slight angle so the screw hits solid wood.
Hinge on door loose.
Unless they re tightened immediately the screws will enlarge and strip the holes until it s impossible to tighten them.
Open the door wide and insert a wedge under the bottom outside corner to level it.
Allow the glue to dry.
Break the tee off even with the bottom of the mortise.
First check that the hinge screws are tight.
The small screws used to secure kitchen cabinet door hinges to the face frames of cabinets often work their way loose over time.
Door hinge 12 per pack has a removable pin to help with installation and removal of doors.
If the loose holes are in a solid piece of wood like a door frame drill them out and fill them with wooden dowels to create a new surface for the screws to go into.
Tap the tee into the hinge screw hole with a hammer.
Remove the loose screws.
Fix it the right way not the wrong way.
The wrong way is a temporary fix not cool.
If a door binds open it grasp the knob and lift up to see if a hinge is loose.
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Most hinge problems can be solved with nothing more than a screwdriver.
If the hinge and jamb are painted cut the paint around the leaf with a utility knife swing the leaf away from the jamb.
Score the tee with a utility knife flush with the mortise.
However if the hinge has only three holes add a 3 in.
Reinstall the hinge and screws in the holes.
Lucky for you it is easy to tighten loose hinges and make your doors work like new.
References do it yourself.
On the latch side a door is cut at a slight bevel to make it easier to close.
Remove the screws that hold the loose hinge leaf to the door jamb.
Coat a wooden golf tee with glue.
To repair a loose door hinge.
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Hold the door where you want it and tighten the screws around the hinge.
If you have a loose hinge and you can t tighten it because the screws just spin in place the screw holes are probably stripped.
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If any of the screws appear damaged remove and replace when the door is at the adjusted height.
These hinges are made of steel for durability.
How to tighten stripped hinge screws.
A quick convenient cure can be found just inside one of the cabinets.
With the hinge loose you can raise the door to its proper place.
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If the door has a large hinge with four screw holes just drive 3 in.
Loose hinges can cause a door to stick bind or scrape the floor.