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About Door Knockers

March 29, 2010 written by Vicki Bale

ABOUT DOOR KNOCKERS One of the oldest door knockers discovered was in the town of Olynthos in ancient Macedonia and has been dated at around 400BC. It is a lion’s head design with a knocking ring. Animals heads have been popular designs for knockers ever

About Lion’s Head Door Knockers and Door Knobs

May 28, 2011 written by Vicki Bale
Lion's Head Door Knob Brass

The Lion, “King of Beasts” has always been a favourite symbol in architecture, interiors, art, and statues. The Lion is a symbol of strength, courage and royalty. We have some fabulous door knobs and door knockers in a Lion’s Head casting. Guaranteed to keep you safe and watch over your property!

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.

Pewter Door Furniture – Images of Products in use.

July 15, 2014 written by Vicki Bale
Beaten Cupboard Knobs

Here we have some images in which we show off items of pewter patina door furniture shown in use. The silvery grey finish is attractive and fits into many interiors. Take a look and judge for yourself!

Door Numbers – Black Iron

June 26, 2014 written by Vicki Bale
Black Iron Door Numbers

New to our range of black iron door furniture are door numbers.

New Look Front Door and Door Furniture For Spring

April 23, 2014 written by Vicki Bale
Black front door with our nickel door furniture

With the onset of Spring why not consider revamping your front door and door furniture? Smarten up your house from the front, your door and door furniture say something about you and the style of your house. Paint those railings, scrub the path, kill the weeds and clean the windows! Use our Pinterest boards to gain inspiration for a new look.

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.

Lion’s Head Door Knocker on Promotion

March 27, 2014 written by Vicki Bale
Lion's Head Door Knockers

We are pleased to tell you we have a promotion on one of our most popular door knockers, the Lion’s Head.

Why Does Brass Door Furniture Tarnish?

February 1, 2014 written by Vicki Bale

Here we look at what causes Brass Door Furniture to tarnish.

The Doctor’s Door Knocker

January 5, 2014 written by Vicki Bale
London Doctor's Knocker

The Doctor’s door knocker is a classic design from the late Georgian period and it has been hugely popular ever since. It is said to have been named the Doctor’s Knocker as this was the style used by the Doctor in order that people could easily locate his house.

Georgian Doors and Door Furniture

July 26, 2013 written by Vicki Bale
Georgian Centre Door Knob

An article which covers doors and door furniture during the Georgian Era. The correct finishes styles and layouts most suited to that period. If you have a door from that time and are looking for door furniture – read on!

New Door Knocker – London Doctor’s Knocker

April 28, 2013 written by Vicki Bale
Door Knocker Doctors

Here is a new Doctors Door Knocker, the London Doctors Knocker. It is a magnificent door knocker which would grace any traditional panelled door. Available on-line in unlacquered brass and polished nickel.

Door Knobs Round and Oval Shaped

We are pleased to announce a promotion for a limited period on our Classic Round and Classic Oval shaped door knobs. Available in polished nickel or unlacquered brass.

Which finish on Door Furniture for use by the Sea?

July 17, 2012 written by Vicki Bale

Salty air can take its toll on all sorts of things especially door furniture. You may also need to consider the finish on window furniture, if windows are to be left open for any length of time. Here we take a look at the finishes we offer and then comment on the suitability of each for a home by the sea!

Nickel Door Knobs Georgian Octagonal

Those arbiters of good taste at Ralph Lauren recently selected Priors Door Knobs for the new flagship store in Dubai. Several pairs of our Nickel Georgian Octagonal mortise knobs were flown out recently to appear in the window display of the new store which opens soon.