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Emtek, Door Lock, Entry Lock

Troubleshooting Entry Locks: A few simple tips

Before you call up a local locksmith or handyman when an issue arises with your lock, see if it’s an easy fix with some simple troubleshooting below. In this article, I’m only going to address keyed entries and deadbolts. Keyed Entries – Come with a deadlocking latch bolt. It’s a latchbolt with a deadlocking plunger. […]

Barn Door, Emtek

An Introduction to Door Guides for Barn Doors

Do you have a sliding wall mounted barn door you need a guide for? TheHardwareHut.com has what you’re looking for. There are two I really like from US Futaba. They are wall mounted “C” and “T” guides. The “C” guide wraps around the bottom of the door and is visible from the front. The flanges […]

Emtek, Pocket Door, Privacy Set

Pocket Door Privacy Latches – Non Mortise

I answered a call today from a customer that was looking at non-mortise, pocket door privacy latches and they had several questions about them. They had some excellent questions that some of you might also have so I thought I’d go over them here with you today. The caller wanted to know if the latches […]

The Hardware Hut, Blog, News

Cabinet Knob & Pulls Product Filters

TheHardwareHut.com has some amazing search capabilities to help you find exactly what you are looking for. I help customers daily in their search for the perfect hardware by using our product filters. We have product filter searches on the left side of the page for every category on our site. Our most popular category is […]