I need an idea for my front and back doors

We made our seperate garage a in law suite. since leaves are falling the problem I am having is the leaves blow right in the door doesnt help my dog also bring them in but not as much as just blow in any ideas out there will be appreciated !

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  • Janet Pizaro Janet Pizaro on Oct 12, 2017
    sorry the only way to get rid of them i to pick the leaves up,you cannot fight mother nature

  • Nancy Wilson Nancy Wilson on Oct 12, 2017
    It sounds like you have a breezeway between your new in-law suite and the main house which is collecting leaves. You will have to block the draft, maybe with a small decorative gate? You can even use pallets to make it. Without actually seeing the problem it's hard to recommend a solution. Any chance you can post a picture of the area?

  • Roxaneg Roxaneg on Oct 12, 2017
    You can put up a small, decorative fence to hold back the onslaught.

  • Sharon Sharon on Oct 12, 2017
    Is it blowing in under the door? if so add a threshold trim with a rubber flange at the bottom outside edge to prevent it.
    If its blowing in from around the side seams of the door, I would add the weather trim that has a metal edge with a bubble of rubber to block air...... https://www.familyhandyman.com/doors/door-weather-stripping/view-all/

  • Linda Sikut Linda Sikut on Oct 12, 2017
    I agree with Nancy. No matter what your configuration you've got to find a way to block the leaves - screening, fence, hedge, stone wall - something that will work.