Door frame

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Door frame

An assembly built into a wall consisting of two upright members (jambs) and a head (lintel) over the doorway; encloses the doorway and provides support on which to hang the door.
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But instead of the door frame his head and shoulders came in contact with the warm flesh of a pair of living legs.
"Wait!" she said, and fell to examining the door frame and the stile.
On a nail driven into the door frame hung a heavy bull whip.
A second pair of boots followed, making wide and magnificent gestures in their attempts to feel the door frame. Kurt guided them to a foothold, and the Prince, shaved and brushed and beeswaxed and clean and big and terrible, slid down into position astride of the door.
The father of one explained that he started small by doing simple things such as designing cattle branding irons and door frames, but the demand from his customers forced him to do other things such as donkey carts.
Maiman is a manufacturer of architectural stile and rail wood doors, thermal fused flush wood doors and wood door frames. The two divisions employ approximately 275 people located in their three manufacturing facilities in Mason City, IA and Springfield, MO.
I have mason bees that keep coming back to my door frames. I've built a house for them near my garden and another simpler one closer to my house.
They were stashed in a professional and innovative way in 108 transverse sections of 36 wooden door frames," explained Colonel Borshid.
I was installing door frames, and I had a good system going by nailing the jambs together on the floor and then installing them in the openings.
Most doors have to be trimmed to fit, but if you live in a period property, getting the doors to fit can be a struggle because period doors tend not to be a standard size and your door frames may have moved over time.
Deceuninck makes polyvinyl fencing, vinyl door frames and window frames.