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We have also seen door handles made from many different materials although most people think of some kind of metal. However handles have also been made from ceramic wood glass plastic etc. One of the oldest materials that are still among the more popular options is brass. For one thing brass looks gorgeous but it is also rust resistant. Todays brass door handle is somewhat different from those made in earlier times due to finishes. For instance for a more modern appearance many people choose brushed or satin brass.
Door handles are considered as one of the essential parts of any home or office. On one hand they have practical uses; On the other hand they add a lot to the overall interiors of home and office creating a great look and feel. Be it kitchen bedroom bathroom living or dining area nothing looks perfect without attractive handles and knobs. Since the use of door hardware have become a fashion statement they are being widely used to add glitz and glamour to the over-all look of your home or office.
Whilst you may have spent hours helping your grandparents polish the fireside companion set when it comes to your door handles the best way to keep your polished brass door furniture looking shiny is with plain and simple warm soapy water and a soft cloth. The polished brass ranges we supply have all been treated with a special lacquer and the use of metal polishes or other abrasive cleaners will damage this and cause it to wear away far quicker than it would under normal use. Eventually after a good few years of use this lacquer may well breakdown at which point you should remove the door handle or pull and treat it with an acetone thinner applied with a soft brush. Dry well with a soft cloth and then polish up with a metal polish. Regular polishing thereafter will keep them looking great.
Black Antique Handles - these types of door handles are fantastic for adding that traditional and country feel to your home. You do not have to live in a country style house to pull this off either you can live in a modern two up two down semi and still have these rustic time-honored door handle classics. These door handles have intricate designs on the base of the door handle and on the actual handle usually made from black cast iron they are just beautiful beaming with character and history.