How to Adjust a uPVC Door: What You Need to Know

White uPVC door on yellow painted brick house
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Learning how to adjust a uPVC door will be key (pun intended) if you're having trouble closing your front. Fortunately, we are here to tell you how. 

There’s nothing worse than a door that drags on the floor or lets in draughts. With the cost of gas and electricity on the rise you want to make sure that your uPVC door fits snugly to its frame.

Steve Jenkins

Steve Jenkins is a freelance content creator with over two decades of experience working in digital and print and was previously the DIY content editor for Homebuilding & Renovating. 

He is a keen DIYer with over 20 years of experience in transforming and renovating the many homes he has lived in. He specialises in painting and decorating, but has a wide range of skills gleaned from working in the building trade for around 10 years and spending time at night school learning how to plaster and plumb.

He has fitted kitchens, tiled bathrooms and kitchens, laid many floors, built partition walls, plastered walls, plumbed in bathrooms, worked on loft conversions and much more. And when he's not sure how to tackle a DIY project he has a wide network of friends – including plumbers, gas engineers, tilers, carpenters, painters and decorators, electricians and builders – in the trade to call upon.