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Amerock Hardware, Cabinet Hardware, Kitchen, Cabinet Pulls

Amerock Hardware: Functional and Decorative

The Hardware Hut has a long history with Amerock Hardware. Since the late 1960s, our company has offered our customers the high-quality designs and popular collections that Amerock is known for. With headquarters in North Carolina, USA, Amerock offers decorative and functional hardware solutions. With their elegant finishes and expansive collections, they’re sure to inspire your […]

Emtek, Door Handles, White Paint, Clean Design

Mix & Match with Emtek Door Hardware

Do you know what’s great about life? Options. Having the freedom to choose. Fortunately, that’s something that we specialize in. At Emtek, we make it our priority to maximize choice. We provide hundreds of mix and match door or cabinet hardware combination possibilities, to allow our customers to create their dream homes on their terms. […]

LED Lighting, Tresco Lighting, Cabinets, Residential Home

LED Lighting for Complete Beginners

Some of my favorite projects to work on with customers involve planning out LED lighting solutions for their home. From experienced electricians to DIY’ers, LED lighting is a great addition to any home. Not only do these lights add value and improved livability, but they require very minimal expertise or effort. These lighting systems can […]

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 […]

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 […]

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. […]

Wine Glasses, Rev-A-Shelf 3450 Stemware Rack

Who likes wine? Learn about wine storage options

Not everyone has the space for an entire wine cellar or even a wine chiller, but almost every kitchen has room for some wine storage and we’re here to help you find the best solution! Bottle Storage We have these beautiful wine storage racks by WineLogic. Depending on the model, they can hold, 12, 18, […]

Barn Door, Emtek

An Introduction to Door Guides for Barn Doors

Do you need a guide for a sliding wall mounted barn door? The Hardware Hut has what you’re looking for. Some Doors We Like US Futaba offers some fantastic products in this area. They are wall mounted “C” and “T” guides. The “C” guide wraps around the bottom of the door and is visible from […]

Hafele, Lights, Battery Powered

My Experience with Hafele Battery Operated Lights

Let there be light I say! After 4 years of using the flashlight on my phone to locate something from the pantry in my travel trailer, I added some lighting. I chose to use the Hafele Loox battery operated LED cabinet lights because I didn’t have to drill any holes or do electrical work. The […]