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The hinges on the storm door need to be on the same side of the door as the regular door; if from the outside the door has the lock on the right side the storm also needs the lock on the right side even though it will open out instead of in. With both doors closed the handles should nearly touch each other. Hold the door in place (use help if needed) and screw the Z channel to the hinge side brick mold.
A door with a built in screen is strongly suggested and purchasers should, in general, stay away from the cheapest storm doors except for little used secondary entrances as such doors usually won’t last long in high traffic doorways. Temporarily attach the drip cap (the shorter of the three frame pieces, or Z channel) to the top of the door opening by driving one screw at the hinge side of the door. Measure from the door sill (sloped threshold at the bottom of the door) up to the drip cap.
A piece of paper can be stood on the threshold and folded at the same angle as the door stop, then traced onto the Z channel. Smooth the cut with a metal file and attach the channel to the storm door per the manufacturers instructions. Adjust the height of the drip cap so that there is an even gap all the way across the storm door and fasten to the brick mold with the necessary screws. Leave the door open so wind can get in and those blinds can really whip around.