hinge jamb

hinge jamb

hinge jamb
The doorjamb to which hinges are attached.
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Screws are better for securing the hinge jamb because nails can work loose.
Hold a level against the hinge jamb and adjust the door and frame until the jamb is plumb.
When you're trying to find out the swing direction of a door, pretend you're straddling the doorway with your back to the hinge jamb.