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Check the center shim and the gap to make sure the door is plumb. Nail the door in place, from the jambs through the shims.
Use a nail set to set the nails beneath the wood, creating a smooth finish. Fill the holes with spackle.
Place a level on the vertical surface to check that the door is plumb (Image 1).
If you need to adjust the door, try using a sledgehammer with a very gentle tap (Image 2).
Excerpted from Do It Yourself Home Improvement
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