Would you leave the house without straightening your tie or applying your lipstick? These are the finishing touches which make all the difference to your appearance.
The same can be said about door handles. Door handles is considered the finishing touch to your beautiful doors however, they can often be overlooked when completing home renovations.
Door handles shouldn't be disregarded and be the last purchase you make. They make a statement to your front door and can be complementary to your interior rooms.
With such a wide choice available on the market, it can be overwhelming to choose what door handle best fits your needs and style. We've compiled some tips on choosing the right door handle for you.
Tips for choosing the right door handle:
- Decide which TYPE of door handle you need: Knob, Lever, Flush Pull, Fixed Pull or an Entrance Handle? Each type will suit a different application in the house.
- Decide on the STYLE you are after. Door handles come in a range of styles including contemporary, traditional, Victorian, Edwardian, Colonial, Art Deco, Georgian, Art Noveau….the list is endless.
- Decide on the ROSE you are after. The rose, also known as the backplate, will help to complete the style of the door handle. Available in round, square, rectangular, oval and irregular or decorative.
- Choose a MATERIAL and a FINISH that will suit the style and design of your décor. Stainless Steel, Chrome and Brass are just some options that come in a Polished, Satin or Antique finish.
Most door knobs are round in shape and sit on a round rose, however they are available to sit on other roses.
They are an ideal door handle option if you are pressed for space and can be a complementary door handle as opposed to a statement piece.
Door Levers come in a range of differently shaped and styled levers to suit every application.
Whether it be modern or traditional, a lever is a door handle option that can be used anywhere in the house.
This door handle is measured in length by how long the lever is.
Finish the look you desire on your beautiful entrance door with a complementary or statement entrance door handle.
Available with lock and deadbolt sets, entrance door handles come in a range of styles to suit your décor.
Flush Pull Door Handles
Perfect for sliding doors and bi folding doors, Flush Pull Door Handles sit flush or flat on the door.
They’re subtle design make them useful for both modern and traditional applications.
Fixed Pull Door Handles
Fixed Pull Door Handles are often seen on double doors or entrance doors.
Available in a range of sizes to suit indoor and outdoor applications, Fixed Pull Handles offer a modern and sleek design.