About Decorative Hardware Collection
Decorative Hardware gets forgotten about at times because many people seem to
think that details do not matter - but they do. Decorative hardware lets you
surround yourself with beautiful jewel-like accessories that you touch every
day. It is a chance to truly create something beautiful in your house.
All decorative hardware (including
and decorative pulls) introduced on
this site are hand-crafted in USA and are guaranteed for life against flaws in
craftsmanship. Exceptional quality decorative hardware is designed for
application on fine cabinets and furniture. This decorative hardware is perfect
for kitchen cabinets and custom built-in furniture.
Most of the designs throughout the collections come in both knob and pull forms.
You do not have to settle on solely using a pull or a knob - but you could, for
example, use knobs on the cabinets and pulls on the drawers. Another option is
to use a pull on a cabinet door, but installing it in a vertical position. You
have a great selection from which you choose multiple styles that you could mix
and match to create an incredibly unique design. While you can mix the styles
just to add something interesting to the overall design or it could be done to
tell a story or to continue a theme from the overall design of the room.
There is no doubt that you will have absolutely no trouble picking out a wood
knob to suit your style as well as your needs—the only trouble you might
actually run into is choosing from our wide variety. You can complement any
style from the Early American to Arts and Crafts style. You might decide, as
many people do, to draw the inspiration for the room from the hardware itself.
You have to than think about the overall style of the room that you will like to
end up with.
Choosing Right Decorative Hardware
Think of hardware as jewelry on a cabinet. Adding or changing hardware is a
high-impact way to transform your
kitchen cabinets. Just by adding some decorative hardware you can create a
whole new felling. But decorative hardware, like jewelry, can look cheap and if
it does, it will detract from the look and feel of your room. Pick the best
quality hardware you can afford. Be sure to measure the length and width of your
cabinet's stiles to make sure the hardware will fit.
Decorative hardware comes in thousands of styles, sizes and finishes. When
choosing a decorative hardware always go with the felling you are trying to
create - elegant, rustic, traditional, or contemporary for example. Decorative
hardware finish should coordinate well with all elements in your room - paint,
countertops. You should also try to harmonize your cabinet hardware with
door hardware in the room, but they don't need to match.
A lot of homes have cabinets without any decorative hardware at all. Addition of
decorative hardware can truly transform potentially handsome bones. Decorative
hardware as well as wood
can change a mundane cabinet into a magnificent one.
The following descriptions of the different styles is to give you inspiration
for picking out hardware. If you will understand the basics of the style, you
will be able to bring the essence of that style into your home through
Decorative pulls or jewelry for your cabinets
When it comes to interior design, the little details can make all the difference. Some of the smallest details, when given the proper consideration, can make a huge impact on overall design. Consider, if you will, the tiny detail of drawer and cabinet pulls. Think about decorative hardware
on the cabinets and drawers in the various areas of your home...continue reading
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