Patience Guernon knob Accessories June 01st, 2018 - 09:07:50
A door knob is a hardware handle which is installed in a cabinet door with the use of a screw or sometimes a bolt. Compared with finger pulls and door latches this is a better option because it is more versatile easier to install and to use. Any color either light or dark door knobs will definitely fit any style of door. Knobs have different ranges in terms of its size. It ranges from 1 inch to 1 ½ inch diameter which is appropriate in almost all sizes of the doors except for the big ones. Aside from round shapes knobs are also available in shapes like flat but the edges are round square or bun shape and even shaped like T. It can be made of metal or wood and it can just be plain or with decorations.
For a more subdued look the clear glass looks elegant and sophisticated when placed within any colour scheme. Turning door knobs are suitable for any door which requires a turning motion to open. They can replace traditional handles and will fit into most standard fixings. They are generally pet safe and can be more child-safe as there is no handle for children or pets to pull on. They are also safer for general use as clothing or other items may catch on handles particularly when carrying awkward objects or piles of laundry. Turning door knobs are a smart choice for families and single people or couples alike. They are over all safer more stylish and can brighten up any room. The right style will compliment your decor and add that final finishing touch to all your hard work.
Unscrew any screws on the rosette on both sides of the door. The mountain plate which is an additional plate needs to be unscrewed and removed on both sides. Remove the screws that on the face plate which is situated on the edge of the door this acts as a guide for the latch to fit into the door. Remove this and then the latch. Remove the flat metal plate which guides the latch when it is closed this is known as the strike plate. Now its time to install the new door knob Firstly you need to attach the flat metal plate that goes on the frame with the screw provided. This plate catches the door latch when the door is closed.
But things have progressed over the years. Now you can find a door knob in almost any shape or size to do the job you need done. You can even find designer door knobs these days if you are all about fashion. Some are hand made of stone glass and other materials. If you want to go classy glass door knobs are very beautiful. They can look like gems shining from a treasure hold if they are put in the right room with the right lighting. One thing to note about glass door knobs is that they are not recommended for the outside doors to your home as they are more fragile than other knobs and may not react well to the changes in temperatures.