Johnny Quinn, Author at The Hardware Hut
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Custom Door Hardware, Emtek

Your Introduction to Custom Hardware

The Hardware Hut represents several brands that will custom configure or make an item for you. Let’s talk about them below. Colonial Bronze Colonial Bronze makes over 40 finishes in hundreds of cabinet knobs & pulls and appliance/door pulls, all right here in the USA. Many of their products can be made in custom lengths with varying hole spacing […]

Commercial, Restroom, Washroom, Modern, Fancy, Luxury, Chrome

Hardware For Commercial Washrooms

TheHardwareHut.com is a division of Spokane Hardware Supply in Spokane, Washington. Spokane Hardware Supply has a commercial division that provides commercial and architectural hardware, as well as an in-house hollow metal door and frame shop. Through our commercial division, we have access to a large inventory of commercial door and washroom hardware along with accessories […]

Stainless Steel Footrail

Everything You Need to Build Your Own Bar

I was hanging out at my local watering hole over the weekend and was reminded of all the customers I’ve worked with over the years that made their own bars in their homes. My uncle has a full bar in his basement complete with mixers, sodas on a gun, an ice maker, and such a […]

Emtek, Pocketdoor, Interior, Door Hardware

Here’s The Hardware for Converging Pocket Doors

Converging pocket doors can often cause confusion when it comes to determining what hardware you need for them. The options to consider will depend on your budget, the look you are going for, whether or not you need the doors to lock, and the installation time. Let’s start with the easiest, least expensive options and […]

Leash Holder, Additional Uses for Hardware, DIY, Do It Yourself

What Are Other Uses for Cabinet Hardware?

I get to work with DIY people all of the time. Some make their own items by re-purposing something or putting together accessory parts. One of the more interesting ones I’ve heard is using cabinet knobs and cabinet pulls in ways—ones unusual to us. In this article, I will highlight a few ways you can […]

Front Door, Hardware, Door Lock

Update Your Front Entryway

The first thing your guests see is your front door and entryway. On one Saturday, you can freshen up that area with a new Entryset or deadbolt and knob/lever, doorbell button or door knocker, door viewer, and house numbers. Imagine how nice that area will look with some new hardware, and imagine how impressed your […]

Rev-A-Shelf

Searching Waste and Recycling on The Hardware Hut

So here’s the scenario: you are in need of a waste or recycling system to fit in a specific cabinet. You come visit TheHardwareHut.com and pop into the category. You then see there are almost 200 options. Step 1: Filter Seeing so many possibilities might scare you away, but there is no need to give […]

Carriage Gargage Doors

Learning about Carriage Doors with Strap Hinges

When you want to make your garage doors into carriage doors, or turn them into faux carriage doors, you’ll need some hardware accessories. Acorn Manufacturing, out of Mansfield Massachusetts, makes the hinges, doors pulls, and cane bolts you’ll want. Hinges When making real carriage doors, you’ll need some super strong hinges to hold those doors. […]

Brassfinders Tube

What Exactly Is Stainless Steel?

The What Stainless steel is a steel alloy with high percentages of iron, chromium, and nickel. The higher the chromium content, the more corrosion resistance there is. While it sounds complicated, the most widely known grade of stainless steel is type 304, which you’ll see anywhere. Meanwhile, type 316 has the addition of molybdenum, which […]