How can you adjust a spring door hinge?


In order to adjust a spring door hinge you will first need to close the door and make sure it's secure. Remove the tension pin if the hinge has one. Take a hex key and insert it into the opening at the top of the hinge.
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How to Adjust a Spring Door Hinge
A spring door hinge helps a standard door close automatically by putting tension on an internal spring when the door is opened, then using the release of that tension to close the door. The proper tension of a spring hinge will ensure the door closes... More »
Difficulty: Moderately Easy
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