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Type of Interior Design Fixture : Hinge

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Hinge is one of the most crucial fixtures that needed to support daily activities. Beside its main function, hinge can also become a crucial decorative fixture that can add more detail to the whole interior design. In that case, it’s important for us to choose the right type of hinge to elevate the aesthetical value of the interior design of the space.

There are a lot of hinge type with different specification. Which each type has its own function, advantage and its trade-off, depending on how it uses in the interior design.

So, if you want to get more information about the types of hinge before you decide to buy one, this article might be able to help you to understand a little bit better about the use of different types of hinge for interior design. Let’s begin.

1. Butterfly Hinge

One of the most common hinges. You should be able to find this hinge on doors, connecting it to the frame.

2. Heavy-Duty Hinge

It has similar shape to butterfly hinge but tougher. It is use for heavy-duty purpose, doors or windows with heavier weight.

3. Piano Hinge

Compared to other types of hinge, piano hinge is more extended. It used to be installed on the cover panel of piano, but nowadays it also use for door and window.

4. Strap Hinge

It is also long-type hinge. It has narrow leaves on one or both sides. Suitable for heavier object.

5. Double Action Hinge

A good example of this type of hinge can be found in the saloon doors in cowboy movies. It allows door to be fully unfold.

6. Pivot Hinge

Has cylindrical shape with hollow center as a socket for the paired piece of pivot to fill in. It is use for heavy-duty purpose and need to be welded as the part for its installation.

7. Concealed Hinge

Installed behind the door so it won’t be visible from the outside when the door is closed. You can found this type of hinge on cabinet doors.

After reading the passage above, we hope you will get some information that you can use for a reference in choosing the most suitable hinge for your interior design. Please note that these types of hinge are just some of many other types.

Thus, before you decide, it’s better to consult with professional interior designer. They can suggest you some good and interesting ideas for you to consider.

Deluxe Interiors – Alam Sutera may be your choice of interior design office. Deluxe Interiors – Alam Sutera is a interior design company that provide interior design consultation, interior design construction and renovation, customize furniture and property agency. All the interior design and custom furniture are made by our professional interior designer and experienced craftsmen in our own workshop using only the high quality materials to create the best interior design that worth the price.

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