Project of The Week:

Install a Push Pull Rotate Lock

Find the average cost to install a push pull rotate door lock yourself compared with the labor and material cost of hiring a carpenter. Use your ZIP Code to adjust the cost to where you live so you can decide to do it yourself or hire a pro to do the job. Learn what to consider and the steps involved.  
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National Average Cost
to
Install a Push Pull Rotate Lock

Hours

  • Pro
  • DIY
  • 1.5
  • 3

Money

  • Pro
  • DIY
  • $160
  • $60

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Today’s Tip: Pliers made better

To help get a pair of pliers in a tight space and let it open easily add a scrap section of rubber hose to the ends of its handles. You can grip the hose end of the handle and open the pliers to make it operate.

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