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Why hire a door frame fitter through Airtasker?

You may find many door frame fitters online, but not all of them provide customer reviews and ready quotes. This limitation leaves you with no choice but to send inquiries to several websites. And typically, you only get one quote per company. Airtasker offers a more efficient way to compare quotes and find trusted door frame fitters near you.

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Select the pink ‘Post a request’ button now to get started. Attach an image of your existing door, so Taskers can assess the image and give you a quote. Once you get offers, check ratings and reviews. Accept an offer then schedule your door frame fitting. It’s that easy to get a new entrance that’ll last you through the years.

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Top Door Frame Fitting related questions

Repairing damages and enhancing a living space are common reasons to replace a door frame. If the damage is too significant for a minor fix, then you may need a frame replacement. Other causes include changing door swing direction or widening a door to move furniture.
How does a handyman remove a door?
The necessary steps include:
  • Removing the door
  • Cutting the caulk or paint along the door trim edges
  • Prying off the casing
  • Knocking out small pieces of wood wedged between the jamb and rough opening
  • Removing the hardware
  • Sawing off nails, and
  • Removing the frame
Most of these steps are similar between fitting interior door frames and exterior door frames. But the process may vary in some ways. Your Tasker can walk you through the removal steps for your specific frame.
Exterior doors are designed to endure the elements and frequent use. Meanwhile, interior doors tend to be lighter and less expensive. Another difference is the materials that make up the doors. Interior doors usually consist of a single material, like fibreboard or wood. In contrast, exterior doors can be made out of a combination of materials, such as wood with a reinforced metal frame. You can even find exterior doors made from steel or metal, which is rare.
A door jamb is the vertical flat surface that runs up each side of the door frame. The door frame is all the elements combined. These elements include the jamb, hinges, and striker plate that helps you open, close, and lock a door.
Not necessarily. When replacing a door, you don’t have to replace a door jamb that’s in good condition. Using the same size should do the trick. But some door replacements call for door frame replacement. For example, you will have to replace your door frame if you’re expanding a doorway. You can only widen a door frame if it is not bearing the weight of the roof or upper floor.
Notify Building Control of your plans to replace an external door frame. Under Building Regulations, external door frame replacement counts as a ‘controlled’ fitting. Next, make sure to hire an experienced handyman for this specific type of task. You’ll need someone who can make sure your new door frame complies with Regulations. A registered installer can issue proof of compliance after completing the task. Alternatively, you can pay a relevant Building Control Body to inspect your new door frame.

What do door frame fitting services include?

Door frame fitting is useful for building and construction, door damage repair, and home improvement. Carpenters can install all types of doors, such as internal doors, external doors, veneer doors, glass, doors, and laminate doors. A door frame fitter may remove an old door frame, being careful to cause the least damage possible to the concrete or plastering. The specialist may also dispose of the old door and frame.


The door frame and door jambs provide lasting support for a door. A door relies on the framing, which is why it’s crucial to hire the right door frame fitting service. Experienced door frame fitters ensure doors hang level to the floor. Airtasker connects you to rated and reviewed food frame fitting services.


Door frame installation

When installing a new door frame, you’ll need a frame kit that comes with the jambs, head, and stops. You’ll have to buy the door slab separately. If you prefer, your door frame fitter can source all these materials for you. Door frame fitting involves assembling the frame kit and bracing the door lining, so the jambs are straight and parallel.


The carpenter then proceeds by fitting a door frame into the wall opening. Afterwards, the carpenter inserts screws into the jambs, checks that all sections are level, removes the braces and hangs the door. The expert may also fill the gap with insulation or seal the edges with caulk. This step ensures the frame has no visible holes where it joins the wall. You can also request for shed installation and other carpentry services on Airtasker.


Door frame repair

A handyman can repair door frame warps, splits, rots, or dents. Fixing a door frame is a cheaper and faster solution than replacing it. Door frame repair can be done in the following ways:


- Straightening a warped door frame with a mallet

- Cutting out a crack and glueing new timber into place

- Carving out rotted wood, inserting wire mesh, and filling the gap with wood or body filler

- Covering nicks or dents with wood or body filler


Aside from these tasks, carpenters on Airtasker can also do door handle fitting and repair. They can also do property maintenance, such as cleaning. Conservatory repairs can also address a leaking or rotting roof.


Door frame replacement

Homeowners may replace a door frame to address damages, change door swing direction, or expand a doorway. Replacement usually starts with unhinging a worn-out door and removing the door frame. Working time may vary on the type or size of the door frame.


Then, the next steps are similar to a standard door frame installation. Precise measurements are crucial to door frame replacement. The structure must be straight and fit snugly into the wall opening. When the frame fits just right, the carpenter can insert screws into the jambs and drill in the hinges.

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Diamond Bar, CA 91765, USA

Feb 16th 2024

I got 4 door frames that was unduly damaged by my contractor's workers. So, I need written estimates on replacing those door frames. And I might also hire the estimator to replace those door frames.

Front door frame and door replaced


South Gate, CA 90280, USA

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Aug 7th 2023

I have two interior doors jambs that were damaged. Need them repaired, (or replaced if that is more efficient). They are simple doors, one to a bathroom, one is to a bedroom. Nothing complicated. Would also need molding installed around doors (and in small adjoining bathroom). Ready to hire. - Due date: Flexible

Replace an interior door frame


Florence, AZ 85132, USA

May 13th 2023

Remove existing door. Replace all of the wood framing. Replace the door. No painting required. Budget does NOT include cost of the wood. - Due date: Flexible

I need a new door frame


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May 8th 2023

My door got kicked down and I need a new door frame - Due date: Before Tuesday, May 9, 2023

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May 1st 2023

A wood panel is loose on a door frame - Due date: Before Wednesday, May 3, 2023

Fixing a door frame


Los Angeles, CA 90059, USA

Apr 30th 2023

I have a door frame to a room in my house that I need fixed Send a message off the product I need to buy and I will - Due date: Flexible Also have an upstairs door that also requires maintenance however it’s not as important (see pictures 4 and 5) If both jobs accepted willing to pay additional 25 making this a 100$ job however the main and most important is the prior job (no hard feelings if only wanting to accept one)

Door frame


Wendell, NC 27591, USA

Apr 1st 2023

Door frame needs repair where lock and knob is - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, April 1, 2023

Interior door frame


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Interior door frame replacement - Due date: Flexible

Fixing the door frame


Whittier, CA 90605, USA

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hey so, the door frame is cracked. it needs to be replaced because it is completely broken, because my brothers jammed it. - Due date: Flexible

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City Ranch, CA 93551, USA

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Door frame is cracked on the interior - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, December 19, 2022

Replace exterior door frame and door


South Gate, CA 90280, USA

Jul 3rd 2022

replace old door frame with new one - Due date: Flexible

Repair door frame


Miramar, FL 33023, USA

Jun 26th 2022

Door had to be forced open, door frame needs to be repaired - Due date: Before Wednesday, June 29, 2022

Fixing a door frame


Smyrna, GA 30080, USA

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the door is kicked in needs to be repaired or replaced - Due date: Flexible

Door frame install plexiglass glass! And flex seal!


South Golden Glades FL, United States

Jun 17th 2022

Have to I shall on both plexiglass and flex seal on door frame so water doesn’t come in! I will provide all material. - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, June 17, 2022

Base boards, walls, ceiling fans, doors, door frames, all cleaned


Mesa, AZ 85206, USA

May 19th 2022

I’m redoing my very neglected apartment. I’m getting new carpeting installed on Monday 5/23. I need all base boards, walls, ceiling fans, doors, door frames cleaned. Also bathroom, kitchen, refrigerator and oven cleaned. - Due date: Needs to be done on Sunday, May 22, 2022

Need three doors hung door frame replace drywall work repair


Decatur, GA 30034, USA

May 17th 2022

I had a Home breaking I need a security screen door back door Rome door replaced as well as drywall and frame fixed and replace - Due date: Flexible

Drain repaired and replace rotted wood on door frame


Loganville, GA 30052, USA

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Rooted wood replaced around the door Drain not working - Due date: Before Monday, May 16, 2022

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