Bumble Bee Door Knockers
Shop our range of bumble bee door knockers, available with either a brass, chrome or nickel finish. Each bee door knocker is cast from solid metal, hand polished and etched with an intricate design. The round body of the bee features a hinge at the head which can be lifted and then struck against the striking plate that is screwed into the door. All of our door knockers would look fantastic on the front door of a country cottage, townhouse or a modern home and can be attached to any wooden, PVCu or composite door. Each door knockers is supplied with the fixings required and you can find a handy guide on how to fit a door knocker here.
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Bee Door Knocker Frequently Asked Questions
Is the door knocker suitable for a composite PVCu door?
Yes, all of our bumble bee door knocker can be fitted to composite PVCu doors as well as wooden doors. However, we recommend that you check with the door manufacturer as fitting a door knocker may void the warranty.
Are the fixings supplied with the door knocker?
Yes, two screws are supplied with this door knocker that can be used to fix it your door. The screws match the finish of the bee door knocker, either brass, chrome or nickel.
Will the door knocker age over time?
All of our door knockers require cleaning every 3-6 months.
The brass bee door knocker features an unlacquered finish, meaning that over time this door knocker will age naturally and take on a duller finish. To maintain the finish of the brass door knocker, we recommend that you clean it using a suitable brass polish, for example Brasso.
The chrome bee door knocker is manufactured from solid metal and then chrome plated. To maintain the highly polished finish, we recommend cleaning with hot soapy water.
The nickel bee door knocker is also manufactured from solid metal, but it is then nickel plated. To avoid your nickel finish from tarnishing, we recommend cleaning with warm water and a cloth, then use a suitable metal cleaner for persistent blemishes and polish to keep your nickel plating strong and lustrous for years to come.
How do I fit a door knocker?
Fitting our bumble bee door knocker is simple as it uses a surface mount fixing. This method of fixing involves screwing the door knocker into a door from the front, with no fixings visible from the inside face of the door. To fit this door knocker; mark on your door where you’d like the screws to be with a pencil, drill small guide holes and then screw in the brass screws. Read our full guide on how to fit a door knocker for more information and a step by step guide.
Do you deliver to countries outside of the UK?
Yes, we ship to a range of European, North American and Australasia countries. At checkout, select your desired delivery country and the cost of shipping will be updated. For full delivery details and a list of countries that we deliver to read our delivery policy.