Cabinet knobs have become much more elaborate in decoration than the old days when you had the option of choosing between flat and round cabinet knobs. While they are some of the smallest decorations that you can add to your room, they add a great deal to the aesthetic value of the room. There are many different types of cabinet knobs that you can choose from now, from metal knobs to stone or plastic cabinet knobs. Also available are the timeless classics with their unique cutting edge.
In the kitchen, it is especially important to make sure that you choose the right cabinet knobs in terms of being able to withstand the water, oil, and other kitchen mediums that will be in contact with the knobs. But you also want to choose the right cabinet knobs that can add some appealing flare to your cabinets. You’ll come across unusual shapes such as twig and leaf designs, shell shapes, knives, forks, and fish.
Shopping for cabinet knobs can be an eye-opening experience. You have the option of choosing knobs ranging from traditional to contemporary, from classic to funky and even cabinet knobs made of stone. It’s important to choose the cabinet knobs that appeal to you, but also that will be able to endure a lot of use.
While shopping for cabinet knobs, you should keep a few things in mind. First and foremost, they should match the wood stain of your cabinets. After that, you want to make sure that you place the cabinet knobs in the right place on the cabinets. Also keep in mind the size of the cabinet. The size of the knob should be in proportion to the size of the cabinet. Usually, a knob between one and one and a half inch diameter proves appropriate for kitchen cabinets.