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Dunsinane style doorknobs in F&B “Railings”

wooden door knobs Dunsinane style doorknobs in F&B “Railings”

This is one of our standard door knob styles called Dunsinane.  Over the last couple of years we’ve made lots of cupboard knobs and sprayed them with Farrow and Ball paints, but this order was for doorknobs for a new build in a beautiful dark grey F&B shade called “Railings”.  These ones have just had […]

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Oak Shaker Knobs

wooden cupboard knob oak shaker style knob

Our new oak shaker style cupboard knobs are now ready for take off!  We have three different sizes. P is 30mm, Q is 35mm and R is 40mm.  A real design classic they’ve been very popular so far. They’re NOT made by a CNC machine, but actually turned on a lathe using chisels by me (Angela). […]

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Price rise

Price rise

Regrettably we are going to have to put up some of our prices this year. During the last 6 years we have kept our prices as competitive as possible but the price of rosewood has risen substantially, so there will be a £5.00 increase on our rosewood doorknob sets. This will start on 6th April 2017 and […]

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Keyhole surrounds

wooden keyhole surrounds

We’ve been rummaging around in boxes in the workshop this week and uncovered these keyhole surrounds. They’re made in beech, 35mm dia and 2mm deep. They are available for home completion at the special price of £2.50 each with free postage. If you’d like some please let us know.

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Pinterest

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We now have a board on Pinterest with lots of lovely photos of our work.  We’ll keep adding to this as time goes by.  It’s at https://uk.pinterest.com/knobbshardware/handmade-wooden-door-knobs/. Please follow the page for updates.  Thank you.

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Up and running again!

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Our marvellous web guys at Modern Print have fixed whatever was wrong and our webpage and email address are now up and running again.  Please email, ring or use the contact page if you want to get in touch.  Remember you can order from the on-line shop too.

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Fitting your new doorknobs

Fitting your new doorknobs

Ideally you would fit your new doorknobs after decorating (assuming you are decorating of course). If that’s not possible please wrap the knobs in plastic – something like a sandwich bag or cling film secured with an elastic band would be our suggestion.   Please don’t apply masking tape or any other type of adhesive […]

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Knobbs Hardware is now on Facebook!

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Knobbs Hardware is now on Facebook!  With a little help from Pembrokeshire Business Initiative we’ve come kicking and screaming into the 21st century and Knobbs Hardware is now on Facebook.  Here you’ll find some photos of our work and articles about how we make our door and cupboard knobs.  Please give us a “like” at https://www.facebook.com/KnobbsHardware/ if you […]

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The shop is now open!

The shop is now open

The shop is now open!  Our online shop is now open if you’d like to order our standard design doorknobs, cupboard knobs or escutcheons.  Its a very straightforward process if you’re familiar with online purchasing.  We accept payment via Paypal, this is a very safe method of payment.  If you have any concerns please contact […]

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A note about rosewood

Rosewood doorknob brass collar and rose

Lots of our bespoke doorknobs are turned in rosewood.  A beautiful exotic hardwood, our rosewood is the Sonokeling species which is grown on plantations established by the Dutch on the island of Java, Indonesia.  Sonokeling is the same tree as Indian rosewood but differs, presumably because of the plantation origins and to some extent climate, in […]

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