last updated 20 JAN 2024

Storm and Screen doors are designed to open only 90-135°.
If left open a gust of wind can push it too far and bend the closer, so the door can't be closed.

Here are 2 ways to fix it.

Wind Chain

How to install a wind chain to protect your storm door

Steel Screen and Storm Door Chain Stop - Absorbs Shock from Wind, Zinc Home Depot $7

Storm Door Closer with backcheck:

Global Door Controls Grade 1 Aluminum Commercial Door Closer Lowes $66