Emmeline Door Hardware July 20th, 2018 - 09:10:14
These sliding hardware systems are available in a variety of finishes from Flat Black to Weathered Rust. A flat black finish is ideal for any setting particularly in home offices business offices or anywhere else a contemporary style is desired. Also a flat black finish is perfect for glass doors. Another finish that is popular is the Acrylic Clear Coat finish. The entire system including the track and hangers is coated in an acrylic clear coat that seals and protects the steel while at the same time preserving the rustic nature of a raw mill steel look. This finish is just right for any door that has a slightly aged look to it. Dining rooms bedrooms and kitchens are popular destinations for hardware with this finish.
The first aspect of the door that most people think of is door handles. This notoriously round brass piece has certainly come a long way over the years and is available in a ton of decorative styles colors and patterns. Adding lever door handles is a way to add a new interesting element to a door without sacrificing function. When considering new door hardware remember that there are no rules that go along with choosing new pieces. Doors are home accents so treat them as you would treat an end table or a coffee table. Think of the decorative hardware as a pretty lamp on the end table or a floral centerpiece in the middle of the coffee table. They add an interesting element to an otherwise standard piece in the home. Just like adding knickknacks to a bookshelf youre adding visually pleasing design to your entryways. By replacing your current standard door hardware with decorative hardware youll be giving your space an instant home makeover without the hassle or cost of a home remodeling project. The installation of the new decorative hardware is a great do it yourself project and can be accomplished in one day with minimal set up and clean up.
So take a look at the doors in your home. From your front door to the door to the medicine cabinet what is your door hardware lacking? Could your bathroom design be enhanced by replacing your current cabinet knobs with more colorful cabinet pulls? Or is your kitchens design begging to be updated with the installation of sleeker more sophisticated knobs? Regardless of which doors youre interested in impacting new door knob hardware will give your doors that amazing first impression that will have your guests talking.
Beyond the functionality you can also choose to use door knobs or door handles. Door handles are generally easier to operate (even dogs learn to open them) and add a European look. Door knobs can be more elegant especially if you opt for crystal door knobs. If you are building a custom home you will also choose the interior door styles. Your door hardware style and finish should be complimentary to the door style. As an example: six panel oak doors with oil rubbed bronze hardware and crystal door knobs will give a new home an older feel especially when matched with oil rubbed bronze schoolhouse ceiling light fixtures and oil rubbed bronze faucets.