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Bronze Door Knobs: How to Give Your Home an Antique Finish

By Edited Nov 13, 2013 0 1

When it comes to home décor, God is certainly in the details. Even if you spend a fortune on redecorating your home, it is the little touches such as installing bronze door knobs that will finally set your home apart from the others. If you are aiming for a classy or antique look to your home, pay attention to small details.

Any door will look better with bronze door knobs. They are heavy and comfortable to hold and provide a good grip. Moreover, they can be polished or coated to retain their polish. If you opt for the coated bronze door knobs, then very little is required by way of maintenance. You just have to dust the door knobs and no polishing will be required. These maintenance-free door knobs will add a touch of glamour to your doors. Install them not just on your main door, but on the doors to every room in your house. You can also consider installing them on wardrobe doors, if it will suit your general décor.

The glint of polished bronze door knobs gives your home a regal look. This can be a simple and relatively less expensive method of refurbishing your doors. You can give your home a new look simply by polishing your doors and changing the door knobs. This can often be enough to give your home a much needed makeover.

You will be able to change the door knobs yourself, as the installation is very easy. Another great thing about this decision is the fact that you can change the knobs for each floor as your budget permits because you don't have to change them all at once. As you will not be calling a mechanic or carpenter to do the job, just pick a bronze door knob design that will stand the test of time and order a couple. You can change the knobs on the other doors a bit later.

Bronze door knobs bring a whiff of timeless elegance to your rooms. They are strong and ruggedly built and will stand the use and abuse of growing families. These solid pieces will endure years of rough use and still remain strong and elegant. If you have the budget, opt for hand cast or hammered bronze door knobs. Though a bit more expensive than standard door knobs, they exude class and good taste.

Using bronze door knobs to add a touch of class to your doors will help your refurbish your doors at a low cost. You can get the most out of your doors by just changing the door knobs. This low cost solution will do wonders for both your décor and your budget!


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Sep 28, 2010 8:21pm
mcimicata
This is definitely one of the best articles to be written for IB...It is informative, and well written...keep it up!
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