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Emtek, Pocketdoor, Interior, Door Hardware

Here’s The Hardware for Converging Pocket Doors

A unique situation that comes up every now and then is converging pocket doors and 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 […]

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. […]

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, hardware, doors

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 […]

Stretto, Emtek

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 […]