Cast Iron Door Knockers Antique Custom Door Knockers Black Door Knocker Metal Door Knocker Door Knocker With Viewer Brass Door Knockers For Sale Antique Door Knockers

Friday, September 14th 2018. | Door Knocker

Cast Iron Door Knockers Antique Custom Black Knocker Metal With Viewer Brass For Sale

Most Popular This Week

bear door knocker

bear door knocker

boxer dog door knocker

boxer dog door knocker

quality door knockers

quality door knockers

scary door knocker

scary door knocker

bird door knocker pottery barn
bird door knocker pottery barn
disney door knocker
disney door knocker

This design is now used on any home and offers a bold example of a classic pattern. Sizes range from 6 inch to 8 inches: Traditional Door Knockers: Sometimes simplicity is best if you are looking for a classic pattern that will not be a focal point on the door merely used to accent existing hardware. The traditional knocker is a basic design most traditional utilizing a ring and plate installed directly to the door to prevent damage. These knockers are usually unadorned or with a simple roped pattern. Mythological Door Knockers Larger doors can support much larger and much more ornate designs.

The classic urn design has many areas that are conducive to ornamentation. Of course one of the most popular is the plain polished finish with no ornamentation at all. Most urn designs are perfectly suited for engraving. The common shape offers an excellent engraving area centering the hinge location of the clapper. This area is usually a pleasant rectangular shape that will hold a name or address nicely. Many manufacturers also design an engraving area onto the clapper. This shape can be a square or an oval depending on the manufacturer. The clapper area usually looks good whether it is engraved or not.

Most Popular This Week

high end door knockers

high end door knockers

door stop moulding

door stop moulding

schlage magnetic door knocker

schlage magnetic door knocker

magnetic mount door knocker

magnetic mount door knocker

mid century door knocker
mid century door knocker
boxer dog door knocker
boxer dog door knocker

It can be difficult to find a new door knocker with the same BC dimension. Especially if the original one has been there for many years. There is no standard for the BC dimension. The BC for the most part is determined by the design of the knocker. The mounting lugs used to attach the hardware are usually placed at a thicker portion of the casting. This is to give them more strength. Sometimes you have to settle for a replacement that is close. If the two BCs are within 1/4 or 3/8 inch of each other you can usually enlarge the holes in the door a bit to make the fit. If you are lucky the existing mounting hardware will cover the enlarged holes.

Gallery of antique brass door knocker

Tagged: polished chrome door knockerunusual door knockersvintage door knockerslion door knockermagnetic door knockerbrass door knockers for salebrass knockerbrushed nickel door knockerchrome door knockerentry door hardware