RP5 Installation Instructions

A flexible EPDM weather strip sweep seal that fits to the bottom of doors. It is ideal for screen doors to prevent weather and insects from entering. It is quick and easy to install and can be fitted without removing the door.

The RP5 door bottom seal is suitable for is suitable for all types of doors including double doors and bi-fold.

Note: For inward opening doors check that floor level is even otherwise seal may jam. Flexible seal should lightly engage the sealing surface and sweep smoothly across the floor. Uneven or ramped floors may cause the seal to drag. Recommended adhesion temperature is above 21°C. Allow a few days for full adhesion strength to occur.
Seal can be fitted to the inside or outside of the door. Surface must be clean, smooth and if painted, well cured.

  1. Measure the side of the door you wish to fit the seal, either between the stops or the full width of the door.
  2. With a fine toothed hacksaw, cut seal to the required length.
  3. Before removing adhesive backing paper, with door closed, place seal against door bottom and mark fixing position. Flexible seal should lightly touch the sill surface.
  4. Remove backing paper to expose adhesive and very carefully position seal on marked line.
    When satisfied, firmly press seal to door surface.