By Marveille. Door Hardware. Published at Saturday, November 04th, 2017 - 02:22:44 AM.
Another room in which door hardware plays an important role is the kitchen. Kitchen design can almost focus upon door hardware given the large amount of cabinets in the room. In many kitchens, cabinets are hanging directly at eye level. Choosing door knob hardware for your cabinets that coordinates with your theme, but doesnt overwhelm, is extremely important. For example, if you have wooden floors, cabinets, and counters paired with sleek silver appliances - you can easily pull these two materials together with the use of door hardware. Instead of opting for traditional wooden pulls for your cabinets... choosing silver door knob hardware incorporates the material of the appliances onto the wooden cabinets. Without having to undergo any serious remodels or projects - your kitchen design has become more coordinated and organized.
Door hardware includes all the hardware necessary to make your door function. This includes the lock, door knobs or handles and hinges. Door hardware adds to the beauty of your home and makes a statement about you. In a new home the builders designer will probably ask you to select the style and finish of your door hardware first. Why? Other hardware selections (faucets, shower fixtures, light fixtures) will be coordinated with the door hardware. Typically, if you choose oil rubbed bronze window latches you will also have oil rubbed bronze door hinges, locks and door knobs or handles. The proper selection of hardware will add cohesiveness to the design of the home.
The exterior garage door hardware, like the sliding door or pocket door is overlooked. Choosing from handles of aluminum, gold or silver or simple twist knobs to turn and pull open the door also in the styled metals. The real style points come from the exterior door hardware. Choosing from gold or silver, from knobs to push unlocks. The choices are varied and can sometimes be hard to decide on. Besides the regular door hardware you can select to have knockers affixed along with your door knobs for added flare. This door hardware is not only fun but classical. The lions head is a popular favorite but your regular etched door hardware as a knocker will work just as well and be eye-catching.
If you are restoring an older home you may want to use restoration hardware to maintain the look and feel of the home when it was first constructed. One caution here is that you will need to make sure the locks are appropriate for the thickness of the door as this varied in older construction. While you are going through the selection process make sure you take your time and think through all the items that need to be chosen, let your personal style and character come through and have fun!
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