ISSUE 33  |  Sustainable Bath

10 Easy Pieces: Doorbell Buttons

August 14, 2008 7:35 PM

BY Julie Carlson

If it’s true that first impressions mean everything, don’t overlook your doorbell. Here are ten to consider (NB: doorbell buttons do not include chimes or electronic bell wiring, but are replacements for existing buttons).

Below L: Please Ring Doorbell Button in brass; $57 at Knobs for Less. Below R: Putman Classic Doorbell Button, available in six finishes; $24 at Rejuvenation Hardware.

Below: Atlas Homewares Mission Lighted Doorbell Button, available in three finishes; $32 at Atlas Homewares.

Below: DWR’s German-made Modern Doorbells; small rectangle doorbell (L) is $125, large square doorbell (R) is $150.

Below: Paragon Doorbell Button in lacquered brushed stainless; $33 at Atlas Homewares.

Below: Mango’s Rectangle doorbell in antique black satin (L) and pewter (R); $45 at Decorative Hardware Store.

Below: Lighted Round Doorbell Button in brushed nickel or oil-rubbed bronze; $48 at Rejuvenation Hardware.

Below: Corian Square Doorbell in Anthracite; $25 at Decorative Hardware Store. Many other colors available.

Below L: Square Doorbell Button by Spore, with satin aluminum faceplate and button available in amber, blue, green, red, or white; $80 at Lumens. Below R: De-light Doorbell Button by Spore with an LED-lit resin button; $34.50 at Lumens.

Below: Black Powder Coated Doorbell Button; $5.99 at Van Dyke’s Restorers.