What is a door mute?
Door mutes are for the most part found on commercial steel door frames. This Frame Mounted Door Mute is gray rubber, and is mounted in a 1/4 inch (6 millimeter) diameter hole in the strike jamb to cusion the door when closing. Door mutes are for the most part found on commercial steel door frames.
How do you replace a door without replacing the door jamb?
You can replace any exterior door in your home without removing the jamb. You just need the same size of door without the hinge cutouts. You don’t need special tools, you can cut the hinge mortise with a chisel and a hammer. Remove the old door from the jamb.
Can you put a wooden door in a metal frame?
Cutting, mortising and drilling wood jambs and doors for hinges and hardware requires skill and special tools. As a do-it-yourself homeowner with basic skills, you can install a prehung door in steel framing using everyday tools.