Rough Opening for a 36 Inch PRE Hung Door?

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The size of a rough opening for a prehung door varies by the size of the door. For example, a 36 in prehung door would need the opening to be sized 2 inches wider than the door. It also needs to be 2 inches higher as well.
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For the width, add 1/8" between the door and frame, 3/4" for the frame, and 1/4" for shimming, to both sides. Total to add in the width 2-1/4" in the height, the
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1. Inspect the wall area on both sides to look for potential obstacles. For example, if an electrical outlet is located near the area, you will likely find wiring when you cut out
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Roughly the opening of a 36 inch door is about 33 inches.
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