Woodwork Courses

Learn to Hang and Adjust Doors and Casings



The Door Casings and Door Hanging Course

DURATION - 2 Days - Weekdays
PRICE - £259 including a £10 materials recycling charge

Multiple Course Discounts are Available

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DIY Woodworking Courses at The DIY School in Manchester enable men and women to learn basic woodworking skills to enable them to tackle a wide range of common DIY repair and improvement tasks around the home and garden. The DIY Woodworking courses are a great follow on from the Beginners Tool Use Course . The woodworking courses can save you hundreds of pounds by teaching you how to fit doors and casings.


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Fitting Door Casings and Doors


What practical skills will you learn on the Door Hanging Course?

  • How to build a new door casing.
  • How to fit a door casing.
  • How to hang a door.
  • How to fit an internal lever door lock.
  • How to fit a rim and mortice lock to an external door.
  • How to adjust a new door to fit an existing casing.
  • How to cut and fit architrave.


What practical skills will you learn on this Woodworking Course?

  • How to plan and measure a woodworking project.
  • How to cut different joints ie; mortice & tenon etc.
  • How to cut accurately using hand and power tools.
  • How to fit all components together using pegged,screwed and glued joints

Course Dates & Bookings

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