Kitchen Handles Reviewed

Your family will love to eat in your kitchen if you have created a good warm ambiance around you so it is necessary to pay some thought to how to do this. Buying purely functional kitchen equipment and furniture is not enough. These items need to add beauty and atmosphere, rather than be just practical.

Kitchen furniture should be carefully chosen. Chosen properly - it is something that will last for decades if well taken care of. And while the cabinets may last forever, it is normal for handles to wear out after a long period of time. So - check out these replacement kitchen cabinet handles to replace your old, worn ones and give your kitchen a facelift.

Amerock BP53005-G10 1-1/4-Inch Diameter Cabinet Round Knob, Satin Nickel
Amerock BP53005-G10 1-1/4-Inch Diameter Cabinet Round Knob, Satin Nickel

Amerock BP53005-G10 1-1/4-Inch Diameter Cabinet Round Knob, Satin Nickel

You may want a contemporary kitchen design, but you have some antique-looking cabinets in the kitche. Rather than throw out the old cabinets - which are probably better made than the modern ones in any case - consider just changing the knobs for a more modern look. It is best to stick with a simple design such as this one.

This Amerock kitchen cabinet knob may be small, but it makes a big impact. It is simple yet a very elegant Nickel finish. It is versatile that you can put this with almost any colors and material - both for kitchen and restaurant cabinets.

Amerock BP1908-G10 Metal Finishes Pull with 3-Inch Centers, Satin Nickel
Amerock BP1908-G10 Metal Finishes Pull with 3-Inch Centers, Satin Nickel

Amerock BP1908-G10 Metal Finishes Pull with 3-Inch Centers, Satin Nickel

If you are looking for a more typical cabinet pull, this Amerock Metal Finishes Pull has a design that will coordinate well with many popular home cabinets. This kind of pulls are great not just for cabinet doors but for drawers. It is 3 inches center to center giving ample space for your fingers to pull.

This design is very classic and looks and feels more expensive than the price would suggest. In fact - they are so inexpensive it is worth keeping a few spare ones around just in case. Try and remember where you put them though. 

Stanley Home Designs 824391 Egg Shaped Knob 10-Pack, Oil-Rubbed Bronze
Stanley Home Designs 824391 Egg Shaped Knob 10-Pack, Oil-Rubbed Bronze

Stanley Home Designs 824391 Egg Shaped Knob 10-Pack, Oil-Rubbed Bronze

This Egg Shape Knob looks great on light colored kitchen cabinets. It is made from strong die-cast zinc, has a classic oval design and is versatile enough for almost any kitchen drawer or cabinet.

The knob has a deep dark brown, bronze finish. Just be careful in installing since it is oval. Unlike the round knobs, these need proper positioning to look right. Also - be careful putting these with dark furniture since it might not be noticeable enough. Slightly more expensive than the previous handles, these are sold in packs of 10 - but still extremely inexpensive. Well worth the money.

Amerock Stainless Steel Bar Pull 96mm Center To Center 156mm Total Length
Amerock Stainless Steel Bar Pull 96mm Center To Center 156mm Total Length

Amerock Stainless Steel Bar Pull 96mm Center To Center 156mm Total Length

This contemporary Stainless Steel bar pull is great for casual and contemporary drawers and kitchen cabinets. It has ample space for big fingers to fit in and it has a really nice simple yet elegant design. It would look out of place on antique collections. Style-wise, this looks great for a kitchen pull. Money-wise, it is affordable for a stainless steel bar pull. Quality-wise, this one is heavy and very durable.

Considerably more expensive than the preceding handles, but it is a lot heavier, and a lot more has gone into producing this one. The balance between weight and style is nicely done and another one worth the money.

Matte Black Kitchen Cabinet Hardware Handle
Matte Black Kitchen Cabinet Hardware Handle

Matte Black Kitchen Cabinet Hardware Handle

This matte black handle looks best in a light-colored environment. It is made of solid metal and if you have white kitchen cabinets with soft edges, this goes very well. If you put them on almost or same shade furniture, they tend to disappear.. Nevertheless, this really has a nice look and a sturdy hold.

Perhaps a little more fiddly than the previous models, this looks better installed than as a stand alone piece. $1.35 for this is another good price and you can make a drastic change to the way your kitchen looks and feels by spending very little money.

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henry1robertson 5 years ago from Los Angeles, CA 90013

I agree one should chose good Kitchen furniture...Now my mind is running off with ideas of Kitchen furniture...Thanks....

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