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Sunday, September 16th 2018. | Door Knocker

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colby smith door knockers

colby smith door knockers

bronze lion head door knocker

bronze lion head door knocker

vintage pineapple door knocker

vintage pineapple door knocker

cast iron lion head door knocker

cast iron lion head door knocker

mayer mill brass door knockers
mayer mill brass door knockers
mid century door knocker
mid century door knocker

There really is no limit in this genre because the knocker is meant to reflect the homeowners unique personality. Installation FAQ If you are installing a new door knocker the best choice is a rear mounted knocker made from solid materials such as brass or iron. These will be more resistant to damage over time and offer a wider option of intricate designs. Rear mounting does require the door to be drilled for installation but this prevents theft of the knocker and ensures it will not fall off or break away from the door. If you are replacing an existing knocker it is important to measure the pre-existing holes and choose a new knocker carefully.

Although the popularity of specific designs changes over time there are lovely patterns that are always a classic and welcome addition to any entryway set. Lions and Animals Animal door knockers lions especially are a timeless pattern for most any architectural style. The dramatic designs offer something unique to the home and can be coordinated with most pre-existing door hardware. One of the most wonderful examples is shown below a hand cast solid brass lion head door knocker. Doctors Door Knockers This pattern may not be as well known today but at one point it was a method of identifying the profession of the home owner for potential clients.

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door stop moulding

door stop moulding

schlage magnetic door knocker

schlage magnetic door knocker

magnetic mount door knocker

magnetic mount door knocker

mayer mill brass door knockers

mayer mill brass door knockers

bird door knocker pottery barn
bird door knocker pottery barn
schlage antique brass door knocker
schlage antique brass door knocker

If lacquered or plated the engraving process can cut through and expose the base metal below. An engraved door knocker should be engraved before the plating or lacquering process. A door knocker makes a wonderful gift or is a great addition to your own home. Careful shopping and little research will go a long way in getting the best value. Are you about to replace an older doorknocker with a new one? Perhaps you are looking for a different style or finish. In any case shopping for a door knocker can be a frustrating task. There is not only the choice of style and finish you must match or cover the impressions and holes left from the previous one.

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