THE HAND OF DOOR IS ALWAYS DETERMINED FROM OUTSIDE
Determining handing for door hardware is different than determining handing for ordering and hanging doors. Please follow the rules and diagrams below for ordering hardware. Questions about handing, call 1-866-619-0834.
The outside of an exterior door is the street or entrance side.
The outside of a room door is the hall side.
The outside of a closet door is the room or hall side.
The outside of a single communicating door is the side from which the hinges are not visible when the door is closed.
- The handing of the door is the side the hinges are located from the outside.