How to Give Your Furniture an Upgrade

When choosing furniture knobs, you should do yourself a favour and take the time to view some different options. Although they may seem like such a small accessory, good looking furniture knobs can really change the overall look and feel of differing pieces. Make sure to select a knob which is large enough so that it’s easy to open and close any doors or drawer. Contemplate the colour of your furniture as well as the weight of the doors when you are selecting knob hardware. Lightweight plastic knobs may not be strong or sturdy enough to let you easily open heavier furniture doors. For these, you may think about selecting heavy duty metal or cool looking glass furniture knobs. A wooden knob design might just work for a solid wood wardrobe, but try to keep a well-matched look and keep the new hardware in the same tone and grain style. Regardless of what type of material you select, make sure that the mounting hardware on the other side of the decorative knob front is the right length for the thickness of your doors. The width of the knobs should also not impede in the opening and closing of any kind of door. If the holes are drilled too near to the centre of the furniture where two doors happen to meet, you just might be better off choosing vertical...

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