Brass Bumble Bee Door Knocker
Our Brass Bumble Bee Door Knocker is crafted from solid brass using traditional techniques in Britain. Its charming bumble bee shape features a polished brass finish alongside intricate etched details across the small wings and bee body. The wings of the bee door knocker 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.
Dimensions: Length 10.5cm x Width 13cm x Depth 4cm
Screw Hole Spacing: The screw holes are approximately 2.5cm apart vertically.
Materials: Solid brass
Finish: Polished unlacquered finish which will result in the brass taking on a vintage finish over time.
Fixing Information: All required fixings are included! This bee door knocker can be screwed to the door using the two screws provided and once fitted no fixings will be visible on the inside or outside of the door.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is this door knocker suitable for a composite PVCu door?
Yes, our brass 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.
Will this door knocker age over time?
This bee door knocker is manufactured from solid brass and features an unlacquered finish, meaning that over time this door knocker will age naturally and take on a duller finish. To maintain this door knocker's polished finish, we recommend that every 1 to 2 months you clean it using suitable brass polish, for example, Brasso. If you prefer a duller antique finish, simply clean this door knocker every 3-6 months. For additional cleaning tips and step-by-step instructions, take a look at our door knocker cleaning guide.
Are the fixings supplied with this door knocker?
Yes, we provide two screws with this brass bee door knocker that can be used to fix it to your door. The screws provided have a slotted head and match the brass finish of the bee door knocker. Once the door knocker is fitted to your door no screws are visible on the outside or inside of your door.
How do I fit this bee door knocker?
Fitting our brass 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. For full step-by-step instructions read our full guide on how to fit a door knocker.
Is this door knocker available in any other finishes?
Our bumble bee door knocker is available in three alternative finishes: