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Project Showcase: The Homebody House

New York with Craftsman Knob

See how updating door hardware and hinges made a huge impact in this home.

Small Details Make the Season Bright

Farmhouse Cup Pulls for the Holidays

Sparkling hardware from Nostalgic Warehouse adds a special touch for the holidays

Trends in Hardware

Bohemian Style Door Hardware

Today’s Top Five Hardware Trends: Discover a fresh twist on traditional favorites and some bold new options including Boho, Vintage Revival, French Country, and more.

Style Q&A: Boxwood & Spruce

Kalyn recently updated the family ski condo with Nostalgic Warehouse door hardware, among other things.

Faceplates and Strike Plates

Bathroom crystal doorknob

The faceplate and strike plate protect the parts of the door hardware near the latch as well as the edge of the door and door jamb.

Project Showcase: For the Home

Don’t miss this unique kitchen remodel featuring fabulous green cabinets and classic brass cabinet hardware.

New Business Development Manager, Catherine Charon

Catherine Charon

Nostalgic Warehouse introduces three beautifully designed levers to their brass hardware collection.

Leveraging a New Look

Nostalgic Warehouse introduces three beautifully designed levers to their brass hardware collection.

Determining Backset Size and Door Thickness

When ordering door hardware, it is important to know what will work with your door. Learn more about measuring for backsets and door thickness.

Project Showcase: A Honey of a Farmhouse

Brass Cabinet Knobs

See how A Honey of a Farmhouse found a balance between aesthetics and function in this latest Project Showcase featuring Brass Cabinet Hardware.

Nostalgic Warehouse on YouTube

Nostalgic Warehouse Installation

Nostalgic Warehouse has door hardware installation videos and more on our YouTube channel. Read all about it!

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Rustic and Refined: Hardware for the Farmhouse Style

Studio Short plate with White Porcelain Knob Satin Nickel

Nostalgic Warehouse captures the essence of pure Americana with their Farmhouse-inspired hardware.

Style Q&A: Create/Enjoy

Switch Plate Antique Brass

Suzannah Stanley, the blogger behind Create/Enjoy, recently updated her dining room and used small accents to make a big impact.

Vintage Inspiration

Nostalgic Warehouse offers vintage style period looks in an array of styles and finishes with our Egg & Dart, Victorian, and Meadows collections.

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A Cohesive Collection for Cabinets

Brass Cabinet Hardware

Nostalgic Warehouse introduces stunning all-brass hardware tailored exclusively for cabinetry in the kitchen, bath and throughout the home.

Project Showcase: Hardware Updates with Ashley Mayes

Ashley Mayes runs the blog Bigger Than the Three of Us where she showcases the process of renovating her family’s house.

Cabinet Hardware Details and Decisions

Cabinet hardware is a small detail that can make a big impact in your kitchen or bath, and even on refurbished furniture pieces.

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New Looks, New Brand at IBS 2019

Ageless Iron One Piece Handleset

Nostalgic Warehouse and Grandeur Hardware are making plans to unveil their latest innovations at the 2019 International Builders Showcase in Booth SU3033 from February 19-21 in Las Vegas.

Living vs. Lacquered Finishes

Timeless Bronze Finish

When choosing a finish, the basic question is whether you want your finish to change with use and time. Unlacquered brass achieves a beautiful, warm patina over time. Otherwise, if you want your brass hardware to remain new-looking, it must be lacquered.

Style Q&A: Green with Decor

Classic Rosette with Crystal Knob

Blogger Meg Hemmelgarn of Green with Decor updated her current house’s doorknobs because she missed the crystal doorknobs from her previous house.

Project Showcase: Installation Tips from Sincerely, Sara D.

Angela Lerew from Unexpected Elegance recently updated her front door to a navy blue Dutch door with new hardware.

Forged Brass vs. Cast Brass

Making forged brass is a longer, superior process than stamped or cast brass. Forging produces a solid brass product with very few imperfections. Typically, forged brass is tougher than cast brass because of the thermal and metallurgical process it goes through.

Style Q&A: A Southern Revival Farmhouse

New York Waldorf

“A Bowl Full of Lemons” author Toni Hammersley recently completed building a new Southern Revival style Farmhouse featuring door hardware from Nostalgic Warehouse.

Door Handing

Door Handing Header

Door Handing refers to the way a door opens and is determined by the hinge locations. Learn the differences between right and left handed doors.

Project Showcase: Modern Handmade Home Series

5 Ways to Update Your Doors

Nostalgic Warehouse and Grandeur Hardware recently partnered with a group of creative bloggers for their Modern Handmade Home Series. Get to know each blogger and their unique door update project for the series.

Types of Door Functions

Door Functions - Privacy, Passage, Double Dummy

Learn about the main types of door functions including passage, privacy, dummy, mortise locks, deadbolts, and handlesets.

Style Q&A: Replacing Knobs and Hinges

Crystal bathroom doorknob

Kristi writes the blog “Chatfield Court,” and recently replaced the knobs and hinges on her bathroom doors.

Door Anatomy

Anatomy of a Door

Learn more about the pieces that work together to make a panel door.

Project Showcase: Door Update with Unexpected Elegance

Front Door Hardware Makeover

Angela Lerew from Unexpected Elegance recently updated her front door to a navy blue Dutch door with new hardware.

Types of Locks: Mortise vs. Tubular

Mortise Lock in Pocket

A short explanation on the differences between mortise and tubular door lock types. Mortise locks were typically used before 1950, and tubular locks after 1950.

Style Q&A: Doorknob Updates with Amy

Cottage Short Plate Crystal Doorknob Antique Brass

Lifestyle blogger Amy Dowling is the author of My Life from Home. Read about her recent doorknob updates.

Project Showcase: #MyDoorDoOver Office Makeover Reveal

Andrea from Harlow and Thistle tackles her office space for her One Room Challenge reveal.

Style Q&A: Eclectic Girls Room and Hallway with Jess

Jess Rey

Eclectic interior designer, blogger and decorating expert, Jess Rey, is the author behind Domicile 37.

Style Q&A: Entryway Envy with Ashley Mayes

Entryway

Lifestyle and design blogger, Ashley, is the creative brains behind the blog, Bigger Than the Three of Us.

Project Showcase: South Portland, Maine Historic Renovation

Follow Laurel, from SoPo Cottage, as she renovates a home built in 1906 that holds distinct historic character and charm.

Style Q&A: Renovation Experts Driftwood Living

Go behind the scenes with a husband and wife duo that design, build and sell inspired homes in the up-and-coming neighborhood of Arcadia, Arizona.

Style Q&A: Interior Design Blogger Sarah Gibson

Utah guest room revival featuring a renovated custom closet and distinct hardware by Nostalgic Warehouse.