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Blue Glass Cupboard Knobs

Blue and white colour schemes are a classic choice that can suit many homes. In this article we look at some ideas for door and window furniture to suit.

Selecting The Right Type Of Hook

May 21, 2015 written by Vicki Bale
Pewter Acorn hat and Coat Hooks

Hooks are great for keeping us tidy! They come in different shapes and sizes for many uses. Some are large, sturdy and designed to take lots of weight and others are small and lightweight and designed for an easier life. Here we look at selecting the right one for your requirements.

Door Furniture Q&A For The House Directory

March 13, 2015 written by Vicki Bale
House Directory Home

We have just completed a blog Q&A article for The House Directory – “Buying Door Furniture – Things You Need To Know”

Buying Door Handles – Things You Need To Know

March 11, 2015 written by Vicki Bale
Brass Reeded Door Handles

Before buying door handles consult our guide. We cover the things you need to know before buying. Backset measurements, locks, latches, period styles and finishes.

Period Door Knobs – Four Different Types Explained

December 11, 2014 written by Vicki Bale
Brass Door Knobs Bloxwich

We have four different types of door knobs in our range. Mortise knobs, rim knobs, door pulls and cupboard knobs. This article tells you all about each type, so you can then work out what best suits your needs.

Ideas for Revamping Traditional Front Doors

September 24, 2014 written by Vicki Bale
Georgian Front Doors with Nickel Door Furniture

If you are revamping your front door then please use our Pinterest boards to help. We have over 200 doors featured which are available to help you select your door colour and door furniture.

Selecting the right size letter plate

June 11, 2014 written by Vicki Bale
Brass Letter Plate Classic with Clapper

This article is to help you select the right size letter plate for a new door or an existing one. We sell a wide variety of letter plates in different sizes and materials. In our most popular Original design we offer 8 sizes. We can also make bespoke items in brass or nickel.

Period Door Knobs For Front Doors

May 1, 2014 written by Vicki Bale
Large Beehive Door Knobs

If you are looking for a pair of door knobs for your front door, here we review some of our best selling big ones!

Period Door Furniture – Making The Right Selection

April 1, 2014 written by Vicki Bale
Oak Door with Iron T-Hinges

If you are renovating a period property it is really important to give time and consideration to the smaller decorative details as they make all the difference. Here we take a look at selecting door furniture for a period property.

Buying Door Knobs – Things you need to know

March 23, 2014 written by Vicki Bale
Brass Door Knobs Beehive and Bloxwich

Door knobs sound like a straightforward item to purchase, but there are some pitfalls and things you need to know and consider before buying. Read on!

T-Hinges for Traditional Doors

February 18, 2014 written by Vicki Bale
Oak Door With Iron T-Hinges

If you have planked doors (also known as cottage doors, ledged and braced doors, ledged and boarded doors) where you have vertical planks on one side and three or four horizontal ledges on the back, then you need suitable hinges. In this posting we look at hand forged T-Hinges.

Kitchen Cupboard Knobs- Some tips on how to select them

February 11, 2014 written by Vicki Bale
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If you have had a new expensive kitchen installed or you just want to give your kitchen a lift with some new kitchen cupboard knobs, here are some tips to help you get this tricky decision right.

Brass Door Knobs Richmond Beehive

We hope this will help your understanding of door knobs and the terminology we use on our website. They can be a bit complicated, so here we have taken the 10 most common questions we are asked and attempted to answer them.

Selecting the Right Size Door Knobs

March 20, 2013 written by Vicki Bale
Brass Door Knobs Bloxwich

Selecting the right size door knobs can be quite tricky. Here is a quick run down of the sizes we do and some tips to help you get door knob selection right first time!

Fitch Window Fastener Brass Locking

If you have double glazed units this will limit the amount of space you have to fix a sash fastener. It means that most won’t fit, especially the arm type sash fasteners.
The most popular sash window fastener where space is limited is the Fitch Fastener.