What to fill a homemade door stop with?
- Use a strong fabric such as a cotton/linen or cotton canvas as there will be a lot of pressure put on the seams.
- Buy a big bag of cheap rice for the filling; don’t rely on what’s in your cupboard as you might find it’s not enough like I did!
Is a door stopper a simple machine?
The wedge is two inclined planes back to back. They are used to lift, cut or separate items. Examples of the wedge are: a knife, a door stop, a log splitter, and an ax.