Martine Fortier knob Accessories May 30th, 2018 - 09:41:54
The benefits of the antique glass knobs for doors are as many as there are door types! They instantly add a rustic and aged appeal to the door. In fact fit one a door that is yet to be painted and upgraded and you have a masterpiece! For those who love the Victorian and Gregorian era decor the antique glass door knobs are a must-have. They can be fitted on the main door of the home or office or just about any enclosure that is designed for safekeeping and privacy. Homes of celebs and models flaunt the antique glass door knobs all the time.
These glass knobs are very difficult to get and hence people who want to adorn their doors with these knobs are willing to shell out big money. Antique glass door knobs look grand on doors and create a magnificent effect at night with supplemented lighting above the door. Although there are a number of glass knob manufacturers that have come out with several replicas of the Victorian glass door knobs they havent been able to match the quality precision and detail of antique glass knobs. Although brass chrome and steel knobs look good on doors they tend to lose their sheen and color due to the weather conditions.
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.
If it works properly close the door and lock it try the key again. If there is resistance or it is hard to open loosen the screws on the front or on the cylinder supports just a bit one or two turns should do it try the door again it should be okay. Slip in the decorative door knob on the inside and turn it a bit until it clicks and locks into place. Congratulations you are now the proud owner of a new door knob which you installed personally. There are many small things like this that you can learn to do around the house in your spare time that will save you money and even time if your carpenter or electrician are very busy and you have to make an appointment for them to come work for you.