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Wednesday, September 19th 2018. | Door Knocker

Solid Brass Door Knocker Unique Knockers Anchor Round Antique Lion Oil Rubbed Bronze With Peephole

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mid century door knocker

mid century door knocker

versace door knocker

versace door knocker

chrome squirrel door knocker

chrome squirrel door knocker

french door knocker

french door knocker

christian door knockers
christian door knockers
brass lobster door knocker
brass lobster door knocker

If not a larger washer will usually do the trick. If the replacement door knocker BC dimension is not even close one of the existing holes can be used but the second matching hole must be drilled through the door for the mounting. This leaves the other previous hole to cover up. If puttying and repainting is not an option I have used a third mounting hardware bolt and epoxy it into the unused hole. This gives the appearance on the inside that three bolts are used on this door knocker. This looks natural and is easy to do. The outside portion of the hole is covered by the door knocker but should still be filled with putty to prevent future problems with moisture. With a little luck you will find a matching door knocker.

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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magnetic mount door knocker

magnetic mount door knocker

schlage antique brass door knocker

schlage antique brass door knocker

polished chrome ring door knocker

polished chrome ring door knocker

deer door knocker

deer door knocker

door knocker and peephole
door knocker and peephole
vintage pineapple door knocker
vintage pineapple door knocker

Some door knockers also come with a viewer lens for home safety or security. With all these new design options available it would seem that people would flock to metalworkers to design a variety of different door knockers for their homes but most modern houses prefer the classical ring knocker or crescent moon knocker found in hardware stores or online. Door knockers are more popular in England than in any other country and can be found everywhere even in the most remote locations. However the history of door knockers begins several thousand years ago in Ancient Greece.

Gallery of oil rubbed bronze door knocker with peephole

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