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How Much Does it Cost to Repair a Door in Decatur?

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It has been reported that most burglars get into a residential home through the front door. A security breach like this can happen due to inefficient locks or weak door jambs. Regardless of what the reason is, it is always crucial to have sturdy and durable doors to maintain security and protection. It is essential to the safety of a household to have a Decatur door repair. Always remember that any part of the door that is malfunctioning or not working right can expose you and your family at the risk of possible break-ins. At the first sign of a problem, have your door repaired right away. Some of the most common problem associated with a door that requires door repair are dents, air leaks, and some other operational issues.

Fair price breakdown

The average cost of getting your Decatur door repair is around $200 and up. Mostly, repair cost will depend on the scope of the damage, the complexity of fixing the damage and the materials that will be used to repair the door. A garage door can cost between $150 and $350 to make reparations. Fixing a broken glass on a door can cost around $100 to $130. Dents can cost around $70 to fix. Hinge replacements can cost you around $10 each. When it comes to the material, a wooden door typically costs around $180 to $220. A steel door is between $130 and $160. Aluminum, on the other hand, can cost $160 to $200, and a fiberglass is estimated to be around $150 up to $170. Door repairs in Decatur may always look costly, however, if you compare to the price of purchasing a new and the labor cost that entails its installation, you will realize that it is more efficient to repair a door rather than replace it.

Estimated final cost for door repair

Item Quantity Fair Price
Door Surface Labor 2 Hours $73.72
Door Surface Job Materials and Supplies 1 Square Foot $32.40
Totals - Cost to Refinish Doors - 2 Square Foot $106.12
Average Cost Per Square Foot $106.12

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Your door plays a critical role in your house. It serves as an entry and exit way for your guests and family, but at the same time, it acts as a protection against unwanted visitors. To save costs on repairs, invest in regular maintenance and check-up. You will find that it will be more cost effective in the long run. However, if your door is in bad shape and needs the attention of a professional, do not hesitate to call a door repair service.

Morgan County Door Repair FAQ

There a lot of choices that can be custom made to fit your door. It may include custom wood doors that can be ordered based on your preferred specifications. You may also opt to re-frame the opening of your door so it can accommodate standard size doors.

This will depend on the condition of the door, its location in your house and the materials used to manufacture it. A defective portion can be replaced easily, as well as steel. However, wood doors will be more difficult to have the parts replaced.

Face welding is commonly used on the face of the door frame. On the other hand, a full profile weld can be applied to the overall contour of the frame, mostly at the joint of the jambs and head.

Steel doors can provide a whole wide range of options for fire ratings. They are also durable and can last for a long time with minimal maintenance and repairs.

Last Updated: Aug 23, 2017

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    absolute exterior

    Rating: 59
    511 denise dr sw. 
    DecaturAL  35603
  • 2

    Marvin's Building Materials and Home Centers

    Rating: 75
    2601 Beltline Rd SW. 
    DecaturAL  35601
  • 3

    MARVIN'S COMMERCIAL SALES

    Rating: 57
    2601 BELTLINE RD SW. 
    DecaturAL  35601
  • 4

    DECATUR DOOR SERVICE

    Rating: 68
    1402 alpine st. 
    DecaturAL  35603
  • 5

    Great American Door

    Rating: 67
    3788 Old Moulton Rd. 
    DecaturAL  35601
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    DUDLEY'S OVERHEAD GARAGE DOORS

    Rating: 63
    417 COLLINSVILLE RD. 
    DecaturAL  35601