Cabinet Hardware Furniture Drawer Pulls Unusual Drawer Pulls Antique Drawer Handles Antique Brass Drawer Pulls Kitchen Cabinet Knobs Antique Door Handles

Tuesday, September 18th 2018. | Door Knocker

Cabinet Hardware Furniture Drawer Pulls Unusual Antique Handles Brass Kitchen Knobs Door Knocker Style

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antique brass lion door knocker

antique brass lion door knocker

boxer dog door knocker

boxer dog door knocker

mayer mill brass door knockers

mayer mill brass door knockers

black pineapple door knocker

black pineapple door knocker

schlage antique brass door knocker
schlage antique brass door knocker
beachy door knockers
beachy door knockers

In many instances the hardest part of replacing a door knocker is finding a suitable replacement. Matching the finish or style is not so difficult as is matching the mounting methods. There are two common methods of installing a door knocker. Surface mounting and through the door mounting. Both methods use common household tools. Other than that they are distinctly different. First is the surface mount method. This option uses wood screws that pass through the door knocker and into the door. This is the easiest method for replacement. The screws do not have to line up perfectly with the existing holes in the door.

Choosing a knocker is typically a decision made on personal preference as-well as the design of the door itself and the exterior of the home; however you should always bear in mind the purpose of the door knocker. Along with other items of furniture for the home the main concept is allowing people outside a house to alert those inside of their presence while providing an attractive addition. The structure of the device consists of a part fixed to the door and an additional part attached by a hinge that may be lifted and used to strike a plate fitted to the door or the door itself- thus making a noise and alerting the occupants within. Although knockers can simply consist of a fitting with a metal ring more often than not they are ornate.

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versace door knocker

versace door knocker

scary door knocker

scary door knocker

french door knocker

french door knocker

deer door knocker

deer door knocker

brass dragonfly door knocker
brass dragonfly door knocker
antique brass lion door knocker
antique brass lion door knocker

If they didnt die of boredom theyd fall asleep and so to wake them up visitors rapped on the door with a short bar of iron attached to a chain. It soon occurred to all that the iron bar could be utilized as a weapon. In order to prevent unwanted attacks they soon learned to attach the bar to the door by a hinge. Thus evolved the modern door knocker. Choosing new door hardware For a selection of knockers to fit any decor many informative sources are available. Choose a style you like including Round lever style or a personalized design. Many different finishes are available. They include brass chrome stainless steel and other miscellaneous finishes. It is important that a good quality item is selected for exterior use.

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