Everywhere you see the door you will find the hinges. The hinge is a kind of bearing that connects two door panels, allowing a limited angle of rotation which makes it possible to open and close the door.
It is an intrinsic part of the door. They are now found in a variety of materials, sizes and rigidity of the rotating angle. They are classified based on their intent. Here are some types –
Pivot hinges (which is also known as Pivot hengsler in the Norwegian language) are used in the gate. The pivot ones spin form the top and bottom of the door. They are generally large and chunky and are ideal for heavier exterior doors.
The handle hinges household is the most common and fits into all cabinets and doors. They are generally very sturdy. It also hinges easiest to be replaced by one person without assistance of any technician. However it is important to make sure the hinges existing and new hinges of the exact same size and type.
Flush hinge found in the closet and light. They expressed exactly as butt hinges. Continuous hinge piano hinge called because it was first used to secure the piano lid. It is used now on objects that require extended support. Concealed hinges are used in a closet where the hinges do not want to be seen.
They differ from each other in their configuration as well. They are found in plain type or standard, otherwise the assembly, swaging, one half swag leaf, a leaf type of swag full, multi leaves, leaves that are not the same, multi barrel and hinge frothy. Multi barrel hinges are made to order due to variations in barrel and leaves are available.