Doorknobs are important piece of hardware for any home. In addition to the security, these knobs also add to the look and feel of the home. Some of the commercial doorknobs require a key to operate whereas some others just need to be twisted and pulled to operate. There are wide varieties of doorknobs available to be used in manufactured homes and choosing the best one for your manufactured home can be a tedious job. However, keeping the following important points in mind while looking for manufactured home doorknobs can help you find the best one for your home.
This is the first thing that you will need to find even before starting to look for the knob. Decide on the door to which you plan to fix the knob. Do you need to knob for the entry door of the home or are you simply looking for doorknobs for the bathroom door? If it is to be used in the entry door of the home, you will need a firm and secure doorknob.
Type and Operation
Some of the doorknobs can be operated from both sides, whereas some others can be operated only from the outside. For example, the closet door of the manufactured home will need only a knob that can be operated from the outside. However, doorknobs for rooms like kitchen, bathroom, and passage doors will need knobs that can be operated from both sides. Always consider your preferences before making the selection of the knob.
Design and Size
As said, you will need to select those doorknobs that merge well with the décor of the home. You can go for a knob that will not only complement the home décor but also add to it. In addition, you need to understand that the doorknobs designed for drawer or closet doors will not be suitable for room doors. You will also need to take into account the color of the knob to go well with the home decor.
Price and Quality
You should never sacrifice quality for price as most of the times price goes hand in hand with quality. This does not mean that affordable doorknobs are low quality ones. Many factors affect the price of doorknobs. They are finishing, brand, material used, and the type of knob. You need to make the selection of the knob keeping these details in mind.