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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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Install a Push Pull Rotate Lock


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Today’s Tip: Prevent chewed cords

If you have a dog who likes to chew electrical cords, cover them with flexible plastic conduit that's split so you can easily wrap it around them. Only solution I found to prevent our dog from damaging the cord and himself. Found it at a home center and it was very inexpensive.

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