Nickel Bumble Bee Door Knocker
Our Nickel Bumble Bee Door Knocker is crafted from solid brass using traditional techniques in Britain and then coated in a thick layer of nickel plating. Its charming bumble bee shape features a polished nickel 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: Nickel plated solid brass
Finish: Polished un-lacquered finish, the nickel takes on a vintage finish over time.
Fixing Information: This door knocker can be screwed to the door using the two 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 door knocker suitable for a composite PVCu door?
Yes, our nickel 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 bumble bee door knocker is manufactured from solid brass and then nickel plated. To avoid your nickel finish from tarnishing, we recommend cleaning every 3-6 months. Wash the door knocker with warm water and a cloth, then use a suitable metal cleaner for persistent blemishes, then polish to keep your nickel plating strong and lustrous for years to come.
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 finish of the 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.