Cabinet Pulls - Choosing Cabinet Door Pulls
Looking for the right cabinet pulls for your cabinet doors? Worried that you won't like them when you get home? No problem! There is a "no worry" way to select new pulls for all your kitchen and bathroom cabinets and drawers.
New cabinet pulls can make a dramatic change in the look of your kitchen cabinets and drawers. They can make old cabinetry look refreshed and boring cabinets look stylish.
Some people hesitate to shop for cabinet pulls because there is such a wide selection to choose from. They are afraid that they won't be able to decide, or worse, make the wrong decision. The good news is that most, if not all, reputable hardware companies will allow you to bring a sample cabinet pull home to try in your own kitchen, against your own cabinets with your own lighting and decor. This goes a long way towards helping you to make the right decision.
What if you still choose the wrong cabinet pulls for your kitchen or bathroom? Granted it will be an inconvenience to take them all off, buy new ones and put them all back, but it won't be a financial hardship. Cabinet door pulls can start as low as a few dollars a piece. They are by far the most economic design element in your home. Even so, they can make such an improvement in the room they are in.
What are the current trends in cabinet pulls?Well, there are lots to choose from when it comes to design. You can choose from a wide selection of motifs beyond the traditional round and oval pulls, such as sea shells, boats, animals, flowers, antique and contemporary designs, and more. What you choose depends on your personal taste. The first choice you will need to make, however, is what material you want your pulls.
Here are a few of the most popular materials for cabinet door pulls today:
- Polished brass
- Satin nickel
- Stainless steel
- Brush satin pewter
- Satin chrome
- Hand polished
- Glass drawer pulls
What it all boils down to is that you can't make a wrong choice when it comes to cabinet door pulls. Once you find a cabinet pull design you like, then it is the right one for you. The truth is that there are no hard and fast rules to follow. Have fun expressing yourself with your cabinet pulls. Your choice should reflect of your own personality and taste.