Hold the hook in place on the door. If you have a solid door, use a screwdriver to screw the mounting screws in through the holes in the hook. If you have a hollow door, thread the hollow-core door anchors into the holes.
Can you screw into solid core door?
If you have a solid door, use a screwdriver to screw the mounting screws in through the holes in the hook. If you have a hollow door, thread the hollow-core door anchors into the holes.
Does the hook go on the door or the frame?
The best place to install the hook & eye is above the door knob, which allows you to easily unlock it. This also makes it almost in the center of the height of the door, which is good to help secure the door.
How much weight can a hollow door hold?
In general, an interior door in a residential house can hold between 45 to 100 pounds. An exterior door with robust hardware can withstand anywhere from 200 to 400 pounds.
How do you hang a towel hook on a door?
The simplest way to add towel drying space is to use an over-the-door towel rack or organizer. This metal frame hangs over the top of the door with bars that hang down on the inside of the door to hold towels.
Can you install a towel bar on a hollow door?
The technique for mounting a towel bar onto a hollow-core door is similar to that for drywall. The fastener to use is a hollow-wall expansion bolt called a molly anchor. Since hollow doors have thin panels of wood covering the hollow core, you will have to choose a molly anchor made especially for hollow-doors.