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Frost King E/O 17 ft. Magnetic Door Seal Replacement Kit
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Frost King

E/O 17 ft. Magnetic Door Seal Replacement Kit

  • Incl. 2, 7 ' strips & 1, 3' strip,fits sides/top of stdrd dr jamb
  • Thermo set plastic foam core with a tough outer skin
  • Resists compression at low temps/magnets for a positive seal
$20.89 /each

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The Thermwell Products Co. Inc. 1-3/4 in. x 17 ft. Plastic Magnetic Door Replacement Strip features a thermo set plastic foam core with a tough outer skin. Embedded magnets help create a positive seal. Resists compression at low temperatures.

  • Replacement for standard kerf steel doors
  • Includes two 7 ft. strips and one 3 ft. strip, to fit the sides and top of a standard door jamb (jamb not included)
  • Helps save energy
  • Thermo set plastic foam core with a tough outer skin
  • Resists compression at low temperatures
  • Embedded magnets for a positive seal

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Does this item ship folded in half?

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Northern Pennsylvania
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January 23, 2014
The last time I installed a similar replacement the item arrived folded in half, making it much more difficult (if not impossible) to straighten out for a good installation and weather seal. I don't want to get into that mess again. I'll travel to a store (50- to 75-miles) and pick the item up to avoid this if possible.
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San Luis Obispo, CA
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June 28, 2016
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no! it comes as one long straight strip with no folds and it is NOT coiled. the UPS guy delivered it and I thought one of my kids had ordered a fishing pole, but it was the weatherstripping. for me, this was a huge plus!
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Leesburg VA
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September 3, 2015
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Mine were sent in a long box, unfolded.
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Detroit area, MI
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July 15, 2015
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This kit was beautifully wrapped in a long tube - no bends... Thank you Home Depot -- give kudos whomever decided that packaging -- great decision...
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Washington, DC
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January 17, 2015
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I just received a set of strips. They arrived in a 7ft x 2in x 2in box.
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New Jersey
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January 23, 2014
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No, this ships in full lengths. there are Magnets in them and they cannot be folded
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January 23, 2014
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Thank you for your recent inquiry with The Home Depot. I believe it would be best to reach out to the manufacturer for assistance. The manufacturer is Frost King and their customer service department can be reached at 1-800-526-5265.
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2 Pieces?

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Rochester, NY
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May 31, 2014
I understand that the part with the magnet attached fits into the kerf of the door, but what about the non-manegtic part? Where does that go? My door only has the section with the magnets. Thank you
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Boston
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October 11, 2015
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The "non-magnetic" strip goes onto the door jamb at the hinge side. When the door closes it squeezes the rubber to seal.
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Leesburg VA
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September 3, 2015
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there are 3 pieces
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Detroit area, MI
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July 15, 2015
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This kit came in three pieces - left, right and top door jam
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Washington, DC
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January 17, 2015
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The non-magnetic strip goes on the hinge side of the door.
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New Jersey
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June 3, 2014
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This item comes in 3 pieces, 2 are Magnetic (latch side and the header), the hinge side is non-magnetic.
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How large of a gap will this product close?

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blharri
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September 24, 2013
The non-hinge side of my door has a 3/4 inch gap. Will this product still work for me?
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bowling green, OH
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October 4, 2016
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No, it won't span a gap that size. It may span 1/4" at the very most. My husband says you need to reset your door.
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Detroit area, MI
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July 15, 2015
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Check the "specs" tab
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Washington, DC
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January 17, 2015
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The strip does not properly seal my 3/8 inch, knob-side gap. The strip will not even stretch to 3/4 inch.
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Pampa, TX 79065, USA
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January 10, 2014
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3/4 inch would not work. Looks like it is designed for 7/16 inch.
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September 25, 2013
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This product will not fill a 3/4" gap. However, a foam tape 3/4" wide will take care of the gap problem.
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what type adhesive is used to install and does it come with kit

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September 16, 2013
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bowling green, OH
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October 4, 2016
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No adhesive is needed. The product slides into a pre-existing kerf in the door jamb. It took about 15 minutes to complete the installation.
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Detroit area, MI
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July 15, 2015
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Jim - no adhesives -- this installs in the door jamb kerf - good old fashioned friction - there are a couple of vertical "vanes" or pieces along the entire length of the seal that provide friction inside the kerf. Great for removing the seal when it needs replacing.
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Pampa, TX 79065, USA
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January 10, 2014
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It pushes into about a 1/8 inch kerf cut into the door frame. That is what the little strip of plastic with what looks like arrows does. No adhesive is necessary, but your door frame must have the kerf cut in it all the way around.
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October 25, 2013
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No adhesive is required or included. I suppose that if your seals fall right out for some weird reason you may use some adhesive, but I just did two very different metal doors with the same kit and no adhesive was needed. The seals need to be pushed into place. They don't just fall in. You use your thumb to push them in. They'll stay there without nails or glue.
My door had 3 tiny finishing nail holding
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No adhesive is required or included. I suppose that if your seals fall right out for some weird reason you may use some adhesive, but I just did two very different metal doors with the same kit and no adhesive was needed. The seals need to be pushed into place. They don't just fall in. You use your thumb to push them in. They'll stay there without nails or glue.
My door had 3 tiny finishing nail holding each strip on. One in the middle and one on each end. I don't know why. The seals stay in place without them.
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This item does not need Adhesive. The product will fit into the kerfs on the door stops.
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Customer Reviews

Rated 4.1 out of 5 by 53 reviewers.
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Great easy to use Just a simple r&r only had to modify a bit little to long but perfect. And I rather to long than to short October 11, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Works just fine This product did exactly what it was supposed to do and my husband and no issue installing it. October 4, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by E/O 17 ft. Magnetic Door Seal Replacement Kit The Home Depot should keep white in stock, not special order! September 27, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Perfect This was a perfect replacement for our front door. September 13, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Magnetic Wheather Strip Quality product and Excellent Pricing! Perfect replacement. August 2, 2016
Rated 3.0 out of 5.0 by Magnetic door seal replacement kit This replacement kit was used to replace the original door seal in my (condo) front door. The old door seal (original one) had a very robust magnet in the seal. The magnet was considerably thicker than what was in the replacement seal (which did not stick to the door as strongly). Otherwise I would have rated it "5 stars". The vinyl was noticeably thinner as well (This seems to be the basic philosophy in America today -- "make it cheaper than the last one"). There are some of us customers that would pay for higher quality where its needed (i.e. front door seals). I searched high and low and Home Depot was the only store around that had a replacement magnetic door seal (and only online). July 15, 2015
Rated 1.0 out of 5.0 by Magnetic door seal kit Material supplied was not magnetic. It was foam filled compression type seal. It is betterthannothing but not what I expexted July 26, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by better than I expected I have purchased weather stripping before and it arrived coiled in a package. I spent most of the install time trying to straighten it out so I could install it. This great product, however, arrived as a long straight package. I was amazed. I took it out of the package, made a few cuts for size, and it was ready to install, all of 20 minutes start to finish. Definitely buy! June 28, 2016
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