What hardware goes well with Shaker cabinets?

15 Popular Hardware Styles for Kitchens With Shaker Cabinets

  • Oil Rubbed Bronze Cup Pulls.
  • Tubular Bar Pulls.
  • Flat Bar Pulls.
  • Glass Knobs.
  • Classic Metal Knobs.
  • Industrial Shaker Cabinet Hardware.
  • Curved Wire Shaker Cabinet Pulls.
  • Rustic Shaker Cabinet Hardware.

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In this manner, can you mix knobs and pulls on kitchen cabinets?

Yes. You can mix knobs and pulls. It’s recommended to use pulls for cabinets that are higher up and knobs for lower style cabinets. Lower drawers that slide are typically fitted with a pull handle.

Also, do you put hardware on Shaker cabinets? If your Shaker cabinets have visible stiles and rails, it’s very common to place your hardware in the center of those sections. Center of the Stile: Knobs and pulls can be placed halfway up the stile of your Shaker door.

Likewise, people ask, how do you put handles on Shaker drawers?

How long should Pulls be on cabinets?

While there is no set rule, we generally recommend that the pull length is approximately 1/3 of the cabinet or drawer width. Small Drawers that are 12” or less typically work best with a pull that is 3” to 4” long or a knob that is 1” in diameter.

Should I use pulls or knobs on cabinets?

There are no strict rules to follow when choosing whether to select a knob or a pull or both. One preference is to use knobs for all doors and pulls for all drawers. For any large door such as a pantry and any pull-out door (including pull-out base pantries or trash pull-outs), use a pull.

What is the rule of thumb for cabinet hardware?

An oversized cabinet door or drawer needs a large piece of hardware for proper functionality. … A good rule of thumb for traditional or transitional style pulls is that they should be about one-third of the length of the cabinet drawer. Drawers larger than eighteen inches wide may require more than one pull or knob.

What size pulls for Shaker cabinets?

There is no right or wrong size to choose, but we do recommend choosing pulls that have at least a 3-3/4″ center to center (the distance between the screw holes). This size looks pleasing on most cabinets, while still being large enough to grip comfortably. 5″ pulls are also an excellent choice.

Where do you put cup pulls on drawers?

Cup Pulls: Cup pulls are only ever used on drawers, and I like to center them in the middle of the drawer slab. If you have a 5 piece drawer (top and bottom rails, inside panel, and side rails) you want to make sure the hardware itself will fit (centered) in the middle panel before purchasing and installing.

Where should I put my cabinet pulls?

Pulls should be placed horizontally on drawers. For small drawers (less than 24” wide) center the knobs or pulls in both directions. Just like on larger drawers, pulls should be placed horizontally. Knobs and pulls can also be placed centered at the very top of the drawer panel, where the drawer rail begins.

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