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Screen door won't close completely without my lifting it into place.

Screen door won't close completely without my lifting the closing pieces into place. Can this be fixed?

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This is very common. Usually the door drops. First tighten the upper hinges and see if that pulls it up. If not you may have to put a shim on the lower hinge to push it out. When doing that I would start with an 1/8" shim and try it with the screws out and see if it is enough. If not add another one until it gets aligned.

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