Ask The Expert - Historic Hardware Q&A

We know you have questions on how hardware can bring out the unique character of your historic home. We've asked industry expert and Director of Product Development at Nostalgic Warehouse, Bill Metzger to help with the answers.

Ask the expert

Each month in our Old House Savvy Newsletter we will feature one question and answer. If you're not already receiving our bi-weekly newsletter, you can sign up here.

We'll archive all the questions on this page for easy reference and if you've got a question, please email us.

Products of the Week

envi

eheat

The Envi is a super efficient wall-mounted electric panel heater that looks sleek in any setting and is an ideal heating alternative for any DIY renovation or historic home restoration.

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Bridger Steel

Architecturally accurate metal roofing and siding; available in a wide range of colors including prints and vintage inspired patinas; LEED certification is available on some products.