Door_Swing_Chart

door-swing

Alternative door_hand_hingeHinge methodOpen the door. Standing with your back against the hinges, inside the frame, take note of which of your hands is closest to the door. If the door is to your left, it is a left-hand door. If it’s to your right, it’s a right-hand door.

 

 

ENTRANCE OUTSWING DOORS

“Right-hand Outswing”: From outside, the door swings out, is hinged on the right side, and the lockset is on the left.
“Left-hand  Outswing”: From outside, the door swings out, is hinged on the left side, and the lockset is on the right.