Black Cast Iron Bumble Bee Door Knocker
Our bee door knocker is now available in Black Cast Iron! This beautiful bee is crafted from cast iron using traditional techniques from a local foundry. Its charming bumble bee shape features a black powder coat paint finish, alongside intricate etched details across the small wings and bee body. The wings of the bee are attached to the striking plate, whilst the body of the bee is lifted to create a solid knock! This door knocker would look at home on the door of a cottage, townhouse, or modern home. Our original bee door knocker design is certain to bring a smile to everyone who arrives at your front door.
Overall Size: Length 10.5cm x Width 13cm x Depth 4cm
Striking Plate Size: Length 10cm x Width 13cm x Depth 1cm
Screw Hole Spacing: The screw holes are approximately 2.5cm apart vertically.
Materials: Solid cast iron with a thick black powder-coated finish
Finish: Black matt powder coating
Fixing Information: This door knocker can be screwed to the door using the two matching black screws provided. The screw holes are approximately 2.5cm apart vertically. No fixings will be visible on the inside of the door. Suitable for wooden, PVCu and composite doors.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is this bee door knocker suitable for a composite PVCu door?
Yes, our black bumble bee door knocker can be fitted to composite PVCu doors as well as wooden doors. We do however recommend that you check with the manufacturer of the door, as fitting a door knocker may void the warranty.
Will this door knocker age over time?
This door knocker is manufactured from solid cast iron and then powder coated in a matte black finish, providing the door knocker with a corrosion-resistant and long-lasting shiny finish. To maintain the black finish, we recommend regular cleaning and oiling the hinge of the door knocker with WD40 on a regular basis.
Are the fixings supplied with this door knocker?
Yes, we provide two screws with this door knocker that can be used to fix it your door. The screws provided match the black finish of the bee door knocker and are not visible once fitted to your door.
How do I fit this bee 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 the 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 screws provided. Read our full guide on how to fit a door knocker for more information and a step-by-step guide.