Sliding Door Hardware
Sliding door hardware is the hottest interior design trend of the 21st Century. Studies have shown that every house built today will have at least one sliding door or doorway. Every month homeowners pick barn door hardware to add value and beauty to a home renovation. Every quarter a new start-up chooses sliding glass hardware to be the focal point of a new open office design.
But sliding door hardware can also be intimidating and hard to understand. It is too easy to get lost in the verbiage. “Do I need flat track hardware? Is that the same as barn door hardware? What’s the difference between MWE stainless steel sliding hardware and a KrownLab Stainless steel sliding hardware kit?”
We understand and hopefully this page will help unravel the complexities of sliding door hardware.
Flat Track Hardware, or The Original Barn Door Hardware
When most people think of sliding door hardware they think of barn door hardware. And when they think of barn door hardware what 99% of people want is flat track hardware.
Why is flat track hardware called flat track? Well, simply, it’s a type of sliding door hardware that is flat and rolls on a track. At its core flat track sliding door hardware is simple and rustic, and harkens back to the type of hardware fashioned by farmers and ranchers for their barns.
Barn door hardware features several types of flat track hardware.
Our Quick Ship line of barn door hardware features classic flat track kits that ship within 2 to 3 days for fast installation. The highlight of our Quick Ship Category is the Urban Barn Door Hardware kit, priced at $159.00, making it an excellent starter sliding door hardware kit for anyone.
Our 3/16th inch flat track hardware is made in America by Artisan Hardware and features the latest and greatest styles and finishes. The Vintage Loop Strap is the most popular seller. Check it out today.
Our Mini Flat Track hardware line is immensely popular. Smaller than the 3/16th inch track kits, the Mini is great for people who want the flat track sliding hardware look in a lower profile kit.
Our 1/4″ Flat Track Hardware kits features the grand daddy of all barn door and sliding hardware: the 401 and 402 flat track hardware kit. Rugged, with a thicker track, perfect for exterior installations and heavy duty jobs.
Our bypassing hardware kit is perfect for those who want two bypassing doors for a closet, pantry or entry way.
Our heavy duty barn door hardware section is designed for the really large projects and really heavy doors. Here you’ll find barn door hardware for doors above 400lbs.
Modern Sliding Door Hardware, or Stainless Steel Hardware
Stainless steel sliding door hardware is door hardware for those who want a more modern or refined look. Stainless steel door hardware also gives you the option to use glass doors instead of wood doors.
Barndoorhardware.com features three main lines of stainless steel hardware.
Our modern hardware line features an affordable stainless steel option for any project. Available in a variety of styles and available for glass mount and wood door mounts.
KrownLab offers completely unique designs that have taken the sliding door hardware world by storm. KrownLab’s product line is spearheaded by the Oden, Winner of Architectural Record’s Product of the Year 2016
MWE represents the gold, or rather stainless steel, standard. Made in Germany, MWE Stainless Steel Hardware represents the pinnacle of design and style. For those who want nothing less than the best, it is MWE.
Box Track Hardware, or the Real Original Sliding Door Hardware
Before barn door hardware became the must have standard for sliding doors, box track was the standard for sliding door hardware. And box track hardware is still popular among contractors and designers who dislike the look of exposed hardware.
We offer box track hardware in Regular and Soft-Close models
Regardless of which sliding door hardware kit you choose you can rest assured that every hardware kit comes with a 20 Year Warranty and the expertise of Barndoorhardware.com, the original sliding door hardware company.