Door Swelling and Sticking

The dilemma of swollen doors has been around since the first carpenter manufactured a wooden door and installed it in a home. As most houses have a dozen or more interior doors and at least two exterior doors, home owners must deal with this dilemma every time the season changes from humid summers to drier winters.

During these seasonal changes the inside humidity changes which causes wooden doors to expand and contract. As the doors swell and stick as humid weather approaches the home owner frequently becomes befuddled as to how to remedy the problem. Sticky, creaky, and nuisance doors is a problem nearly every homeowner can relate to. Sometimes the door won't shut and other times it