For example, if the existing door is a right-hand swing — the hinges are on the right as you open the door and swing it away from you to enter the house — then the security door should be a left-hand swing.
What does a Prehung door mean?
A prehung door includes a door slab that is already hung in the frame and pre-cut for the doorknob and the strike plate. It’s close to an all-in-one door package. … The space around a prehung door also needs to be finished, often with drywall, trim, and paint.
Are security doors reversible?
Whether the screen door was installed improperly to begin with, or you have changed the opening swing of the door, many screen door designs can be reversed. … Screen door designs can vary widely but the basic installation and reversal procedure will hold true for most standard screen doors.