If you've ever shopped for custom-built storm doors at a home center, you know the price is high and the selection is limited. Here's an attractive wood storm door that you can build yourself with a few basic woodworking tools.
We built our door from white oak—a durable, dense wood with natural resistance to moisture. We'll show you step by step how to build the frame and install the glass panels. No tricky woodworking here—simple half-laps and mortise & tenon joinery. This article appeared in Workbench magazine No. 285..
Suggested power tools: Table saw, router, hand drill.
WHAT YOU GET
8 pages of step-by-step instructions
Full-color photos and exploded views
Tool setup guides
Shop tips and techniques
Complete materials & hardware list
All for only $5.95
How to Buy this Plan
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This woodworking plan is a downloadable PDF file that you will save to your computer after you complete your order. The file size is approximately 1.2 MB and will take 2-3 minutes @56Kbps to download. You'll need Adobe's FREE Acrobat® Reader 4.0 (or newer) installed on your computer to view and print the pages of this plan.