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Patience Guernon Knob Ideas June 01st, 2018 - 09:03:58
Soon a lock would be added to a door. That made not only a way to keep the door from accidentally opening but also a way to intentionally keep people out. That wasnt enough for some people who could bust through a simple lock so there had to be more substantial locks created. Dead bolts were added to really hold a door shut when the person inside wanted it to stay that way. At one point there were very limited selections if you wanted a door with locks and even more limited selections if you wanted the additional dead bolt lock that matched the door knob.
You can have them installed to match with the demands the different areas around your home have to enjoy their convenience every time. They are available in different finishes easily meeting with different market needs. Normal polished brass antique brass and polished chrome are some of the typical finishes you will find in the market. You can also find the knobs in standard colors like black brown grey and white among others. The variety makes it easier for you to match them with the door or room décor for a stylish look. You can also find them in round circular and melon styles to match with your personal style.
You can for instance have them done to look like Mickey Mouse for your childrens bedroom doors or drawers. With the customization there is nothing you cant achieve. The ease of installation they come with somehow plays a role in their inexpensive nature. You will however find it more beneficial to work with a budget for the current needs you have. This way you will know how far you can go with personalizing the knobs without stretching the budget beyond the limits.
Also a good resistive structure is needed. Deadbolts are used along with exterior door levers. We have to pull out these deadbolts latches if we want to replace the knob. Interior knobs have a basic structure somewhat simpler than an exterior knobs properties so they are simpler to replace. The main screws need to be removed first using a screwdriver. Then the two knobs on each direction will automatically come out. After that faceplate screws on the edges need to be taken out to remove the latching parts. Then the main plate needs to be taken out removing the anchor screws. These are the basic tasks to remove a door knob. Then the question of installing the new door knob arrives.