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How To Cut A Storefront Door Sweep

One of the most common questions with storefront door sweeps is how to cut or trim them down. Many times a door sweep is ordered exactly per size of the width of the door. Although this works for 99% of installation, sometimes unique storefront door applications require the door sweep to be trimmed slightly. In this article, we explain how to cut a storefront door sweep down.

Step 1: Disassemble Storefront Door Sweep

First remove the brush sweep from the door sweep holder.

Step 2: Measure and Mark The Storefront Door Sweep

Next, measure the storefront door sweep and holder to the length you wish to trim down. Mark both with a pencil.

Step 3: Cut The Aluminum Holder

Next, using a standard hack saw, carefully cut the aluminum holder.



Step 4: Cut The Brush Sweep

Using cutting pliers cut the brush sweep to the desired length.



Step 5: Reassemble Storefront Door Sweep

Finally, reinsert the brush sweep back into the door sweep aluminum holder.

Conclusion

Storefront door sweeps can be trimmed down on site quite easily. All you need is a hacksaw and cutting pliers. When you need a storefront door sweep we recommend Tahoma storefront door sweeps. Tahoma door sweeps are designed specifically for storefront doors. This means they are designed for aluminum door installation and heavy front entrance door traffic. Order now and receive FAST, FREE shipping!







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