Barn Door / June 1, 2018 / Valentine Carriere
When building a new barn there are many types of hinges and hardware to choose from for your barn doors. We will explore some of the choices and types of hinges as well as the accessories to construct a safe effective and proper barn door. Strap Hinges Strap hinges are one of the most basic and versatile hinges for a barn door. The come in various lengths and styles. No matter how good a hinge looks its very important to make sure you have the correct duty rating. If your door weighs 200 pounds you must have hinges rated for that weight. If a single hinge is rated for say 100 pounds than three hinges would more than suffice for your 200 pound door.
Barn door hardware is a very popular hardware style for doorways and doors. It is not only stylish but also extremely strong. For people who are not familiar with this arrangement - a path runs above a doorway with a couple of hangers attached to the door that tend to roll straight on the track. This system is known to be very stable. An Overview This hardware style is also called flat track hardware and is popular among people who wish to spruce up their houses. Its simplistic and rustic nature goes well with any room. Whether a person has doors of glass custom wood or any other kind barn door hardware adds the right touch.
They can sustain weights up to 400 lbs and can last you a lifetime without repairs or replacements. Being durable they are easy to maintain saving you both time and money. They are versatile and can be used in a variety of ways like doors for barns or cabins for stylish bathrooms or for closing off certain rooms like dining rooms and libraries. * Their rustic appearance and feel enhance the appeal of any room and the overall beauty of any house. The tracks above the doorways are made from steel and hangers can be fixed to door knobs which stretch along the wall length and revolve horizontally on it.