Monthly Archives: December 2014

Happy Holidays

We at The Brass Knob send you the warmest of holiday wishes and a wonderful new year. ¬†We hope you’ll stop in to see our Brass Knob Christmas tree, and all the other vintage hardware and other architectural elements that … Continue reading

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Firebacks: Not Just for the Fireplace

Back in the days before furnaces, when fireplaces were necessary to heat the whole house, the fireback was a common feature: Thick, cast-iron¬†panels (want to know more about cast iron? See our post on the topic, right here), often crafted … Continue reading

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