Last Activity:01-20-2012 5:54 PM
Posted in thread: Old house, door strikes frame on 01-23-2012 at 11:59 AM
A dwelling also may be considered uninhabitable (unlivable) if it substantially lacks any of
the following:139operable dead bolt locks on the main entry doors of rental units, and operable
locking or ...
Posted in thread: Old house, door strikes frame on 01-23-2012 at 11:47 AM
I'm in South Los Angeles County. I'm not aware of any inspection requirement. I'm not planning
on getting Section 8 compliance or anything like that. I'm also planning on installing the
Posted in thread: Old house, door strikes frame on 01-23-2012 at 09:58 AM
I think there are a lot of good points made here. As this is a rental I'm trying to split the
difference between making a nice place to live and spending too much time and effort on an
Posted in thread: Old house, door strikes frame on 01-20-2012 at 04:54 PM
There were lots of questionable construction choices in this structure. I think the extended
striker plate idea sounds like a good one, thanks.I was tempted to rip the whole frame out and
start with a...
Posted in thread: Old house, door strikes frame on 01-20-2012 at 08:29 AM
Greetings all,I bought a house recently so I'm now a master carpenter, plumber, painter, etc.
In reality I've never done much home repair or remodeling and this issue has me scratching my
head. door ...
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