Tag Archives: door hardware

Enjoy a virtual tropical vacation with our nature inspired door hardware

                                    Tropical Patio by New York Architects & Building Designers Ike Kligerman Barkley While many of you across the U.S. and Canada are digging … Continue reading

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Get to know your entry door hardware up close and personal—backplates

A front door is something we all have in common.  And while the appearance of our entry door hardware varies from building to building, they all have parts in common.  Let’s break it down and review the proper terminology and … Continue reading

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An exciting year ahead for Martin Pierce Custom Hardware

A new year always offers up the opportunity to sit back and review the past but to also look forward to what the next 12 months might bring.  Just six days into the new year and we already have plenty … Continue reading

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Dissecting door hardware

When is a door knob just a door knob?  Never!  There are several components that come together with the end result being the door knob you or your customers take for granted several times every single day. If you were … Continue reading

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The beauty of textured hardware

We often talk about the shapes and forms our custom hardware pieces take.  Inspiration is derived from flowers, greenery and nature’s critters, resulting in beautifully detailed and amazingly lifelike pieces.  But often, all a business or residence needs in their … Continue reading

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Glossary of door hardware terminology

Did you know there was a glossary for hardware?  Today’s post is not a test but, rather, information that will help you make an informed decision next time you purchase door, window and drawer hardware. Most of us are certainly … Continue reading

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Hospitality design trends for 2013

Hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving weekend that included time spent with family and friends as well as some bargain hunting if you were so inclined.  Now it’s back to work…. The hospitality design industry is on a never … Continue reading

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