For an easy and quick way to up-cycle your furniture why not change the knobs. There is such an amazing selection around at the moment from ceramic, vintage hand painted to crystal and beautiful copper and brass pieces the really is something to suit every piece of furniture. Be playful with your selection, it is a great opportunity to make a brave choice and add a quirky detail, a delicate pattern or a neon pop of colour
Here is our step-by-step guide on how to upgrade drawer knobs…
-drawer knobs of your choice
-paint (if needed)
Step 1: Using the screwdriver, carefully remove the screw from the interior side of the drawer. Some knobs may have a nut and washer instead; therefore, unscrew the nut from the washer and pull the knob out from the outside of the drawer.
Step 2: After removing the knob from the drawer, insert the new knob into the existing hole in the drawer.
Step 3: Place the washer on the bolt and screw in the nut to keep it in place. If the new knob has a screw, use a screwdriver to tighten the knob into the drawer.
Step 4: Be sure to tighten the nut or screw to be in flush with inside part of you drawer. Twist as tight as you can, but know that it is may be necessary to tighten the nut or screw occasionally if you feel it has loosen.
Step 5: Some knobs may be bigger than others, therefore you may need to retouch with paint around any uncovered areas.
Step 6: Sit back and enjoy your new upgraded knobs!
Tips and Hits:
-know the number of knobs you need (be sure to buy a few extra just in case something breaks)
-here are some of our favorite knobs you might consider using: