Most people realise that door handles are one of the most important parts of any building – doors do not latch right without them, you cannot lock your doors without them, they can be a right royal pain when they get stuck and no longer work right – effectively trapping you on one side of the door or the other. What you may not realize, however, is that stainless steel door handles have a multitude of advantages over door handles made from other materials.
To start with, stainless steel door handles tend to turn much more smoothly than glass door knobs, for example, because stainless steel tends to be somewhat self-lubricating whereas other materials are not. Stainless steel door handles also do not rust like iron handles do. Iron door handles need to be treated frequently with oil and rust preventive in order to function properly. Stainless steel does not require such treatment and maintenance.
Stainless steel door handles are also easier to clean and more sanitary than other types of door handles. With iron handles, you would have to take steel wool to them to remove rust and then retreat them to prevent further decay. With stainless steel, all you have to do is wipe the handles down with a cloth from time to time. Also, germs might as well just slide off of stainless steel door handles – stainless steel surfaces are just not porous enough for germs to get trapped on them!
Stainless steel door handles are considerably stronger than door handles made of other substances too – this is because stainless steel is an alloy, or a blend of two or more metals, allowing the substance to have the best characteristics of each metal. Glass can break or chip easily. Other metals will dent or tear or scratch much more easily than stainless steel ever will! And stainless steel door handles can also withstand incredible extreme temperatures (hot or cold).One last note of high praise for stainless steel door handles – they are easier and less expensive to manufacture than other types of door handles which allows for considerably more variety and choice in style and finish for your door handles uk or external door pull handles!