How to install a handleset on your front door
Wednesday, July 6, 2016
Here is a detailed breakdown with photos of the steps you'll need to take to install a new Schlage handleset on your front door.
Updating the door hardware on your front door is a quick and easy project that enhances the curb appeal of your home. With minimal investment and few tools, we'll show you all the steps you'll need to take to tackle this project in a few minutes. Go ahead and grab your #2 Phillips Head screwdriver and tape measure and learn how to install a new handleset on your front door below. Be sure to review the deadbolt installation steps first if you'll be installing a new deadbolt as well.
Handleset Parts Checklist
Handleset Installation Instructions
a. Remove faceplate with a flat head screwdriver
b. Twist and remove remaining support plate
c. Install round drive-in faceplate with just a snap
For even more detailed steps to installing your new handleset, be sure to watch the installation video.