Black Bear Forge Profile
Located near Pueblo, CO, this blacksmith shop offers handmade iron hardware.
Black Bear Forge
P.O. Box 4
Beulah, CO 81023
Elmer Roush Profile
Elmer specializes in the making of hand forged tools -- as he puts it, "high quality and finely finished tools as they were made by blacksmiths before the industrial revolution churned everything out from factories." He crafts dividers, calipers, early locks, kitchen utensils and broilers, plus "new old tools" that can be used today - adzes, hammers, billhooks and froes to name a few.
18 Waldroup Rd
Brasstown, NC 28902
Ed Donaldson Hardware Restoration Profile
This website specializes in antique hardware such as door locks, window locks and latches and mechanical antique doorbells. Most items have been restored, though some is sold "as-is." While the company's emphasis is on the Victorian era, products from other earlier and later periods are offered too.
Ed Donaldson Hardware Restoration
1488 York Road
Carlisle, PA 17013
Bouvet USA Profile
Henri Bouvet began creating decorative hardware in France in 1884. Today, the company that bears his name offers high-end decorative hand-forged hardware for cabinetry, doors, and the bath.
540 De Haro Street
San Francisco, CA 94107
(415) 864 0273 http://www.bouvet.com
Al Bar - Wilmette Platers Profile
Since 1937, specialists in restoring historic hardware and metal fixtures. Through its website, the company also sells a limited selection of fully restored lights and door hardware.
Al Bar - Wilmette Platers
127 Green Bay Road
Wilmette, IL 60091
Knape and Vogt Profile
Best known for its drawer slides, Knape and Vogt also makes shelving support systems, lazy susans, kitchen drawer organizers and a variety of ergonomic workspace products such as laptop stands and keyboard holders.
Knape and Vogt
2700 Oak Industrial Drive, NE
GrandRapids, MI 49505
Glasgow Steel Nail Co Ltd Profile
Based in Scotland, this company makes traditional cut nails using a process and machines that have barely changed in 200 years.
Glasgow Steel Nail Co Ltd
Glasgow, UK G64 2HX
+44 (0)141 762 3355 http://www.glasgowsteelnail.com/
Fagan's Forge Profile
Here's a source of a diverse line of quality, hand-forged iron hardware for doors, shutters, cabinetry and such. The company offers hard-to-find items like fireplace cranes, upper barn door stays, pintles, and even hand-made nails.
159 Cooney Road
Pomfret Center, CT 06259-2234
The Bronze Craft Corp. Profile
Since 1944, Bronze Craft has been manufacturing high quality, custom-designed, non-ferrous casting products such as brass and bronze window hardware and meal window frames. The company offers stock lines and accepts custom orders as well.
The Bronze Craft Corp.
37 Will Street
P O Box 788
Nashua, NH 3060