Sorry, the web browser you're using is not supported by this website.

Please use Google Chrome, Firefox, Safari, or another browser to access Thank you.

Skip to main content

We use cookies to enhance your experience. For details on how we use cookies, collect data, & how to manage your consent please see our Cookie Policy & Privacy Policy.

What is the rough opening for a 36 inch exterior door?

A pre-hung single door that measures at 36" x 80" will require a rough opening of about 38.5" x 82.25" for a precise fit. Make sure to align and square up your door before nailing the frame in place so it will close properly.

Let's Get It Fixed!

HomeX virtual experts will assess your issue (for free!) and can resolve simple problems.

What Did You Think of This Article?

What Did You Think of This Article?

Shop Recommended ProductsShop HomeX Recommended Products