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Front Door, Rental Property, Emtek,

Electronic Locks: The Solution to Home Rental Worries

Whether you’re renting out your home for the first time or you’re a seasoned Airbnb host, one issue remains: how do you keep your home secure while providing easy and short-term access to your guests? Many hosts opt for providing their guests with a physical key to their home, via lockboxes located outside of their […]

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 […]

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. […]

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 […]

The Hardware Hut, Blog, News

What are Hinge Pin Door Stops?

There are times when an application calls for a door stop attached to the hinge pin, rather than one on the floor, wall, or door. We have three options. First are the traditional style with bumpers on both sides. We also have an upgraded version with a bumper on only one side, which prevents damage […]

Dexter Deadbolt Latchbolt Satin Chrome

Do You Need to Replace Deadbolt Latchbolts?

An email message came in recently from a customer needing to replace a defective deadbolt latchbolt. They wanted to know if we had the part to replace it. Unfortunately, not all latchbolts are the same, and there isn’t a universal option out there. At TheHardwareHut.com, we stock three brands of replacement latchbolts: Dexter by Schlage, […]

Emtek, Pocket Door, Privacy Set

Pocket Door Privacy Latches – Non Mortise

I answered a call today from a customer who was looking at non-mortise, pocket door privacy latches. He had several questions about them that some of you might also have, so I thought I’d go over them here. Question 1: Handed Latches The caller wanted to know if we make the latches handed, as it […]

Emtek, Bathroom Hardware, Various Styles

Helping You Keep Consistent with Emtek

One of the difficult things about hardware is finishes. Different manufacturers have different ideas and process that affect what a finish should look like. If you’ve ever tried to match an antique finish or a bronze finish across manufacturers, then you understand. To combat that issue, try to order as much as you can from […]

Emtek Stretto

Emtek Featured Product: Stretto Narrow Trim

Several years ago, Emtek came out with a new narrow trim called the Stretto. The trims are between 1-1/2″ wide by 11″ tall and 2″ wide by 10″ tall. Perfect for narrow style rail door designs. They also come in a short version, which is 1-1/2″ wide by 5″ tall. They have a sleek look […]