kitchen hardware trends offer quiet functionality: quiet-closing drawer systems, adjustable hinges and enhanced color options are just a few of the trends being demanded of hardware manufacturers.
The product has a wide range of options, including space management and privacy, as well as through the soft-
Wood and wood products went to some major hardware manufacturers to learn about the new situation and differences in hardware.
The trend most often mentioned by hardware manufacturers is peace and quiet in the kitchen.
\"The most popular trend in functional hardware is the soft, quiet closure of drawers and doors,\" said Fitzpatrick, advertising manager for American grass in January.
\"It seems like a most popular requirement, at a relatively low cost, you can add a fantasy feature to your door and drawer hardware.
Fitzpatrick says the customer is very responsive to the new shutdown system, which makes it almost impossible to close the door or drawer.
\"Even if the drawer is slammed, the shock absorber will be activated and slow down the momentum of the drawer at the final stage of closing, allowing the drawer to close in a smooth, quiet motion. \" Blum Inc.
He said the technology enables slow, smooth and quiet operation even when loaded with heavy traction devices.
Karl Ruedisser, general manager of Blum, said the product also has applications.
\"When the drawer is 2 inch away from closing, the device engages, causing the resistance to be applied to the self
\"The shutdown mechanism for therunner,\" he added . \".
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CarolFlammer, a spokesman for the company, said it also offered a product that \"made the drawers look floating in the air and closed completely quietly . \".
In addition to quiet operation, the system also prevents the contents of the drawer from moving, thus eliminating the need to readjust the appliance in the kitchen drawer.
\"The Drawer slides smoothly at the final stage of closing, with a reduced speed,\" she explains . \".
Flammer added that what is being developed is an accessory system for horizontal and vertical sliding products, enabling the technology to enter the hardware industry \"quietly.
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Alfit and Hafele America also offer a variety of soft versions
Shut down technology.
Four years ago, closing doors and drawers was part of the industry\'s shift to more versatile hardware and accessories, \"said Matteo Fragosi, national sales manager at Salice.
\"Consumers require manufacturers to add oft next to almost any cabinet, requiring an unobtrusive mechanism to improve the quality of the finished product.
The advantage of cabinet manufacturers is that it adds great value to their products.
\"It\'s too early to be sure now, but Otis is a technology and I think the market will demand it as a standard in the same way --
Matthias Bulla, product manager at Mepla, said: \"The hinges have become standardAlfit.
Whether it is the drawer of the door, opening the larger opening is another requirement of the consumer.
Cabinetmakers, therefore, the final
Using consumers, more and more details of the kitchen are required, such as the overall passage inside the drawers and cabinets, as well as a larger opening angle to make the kitchen more functional, \"Wolfgang, vice president of marketing, forBlum ·
\"This attention to detail ensures that the kitchen is more comfortable, more ergonomic, correct, more efficient, organized, and fun.
Space quality and motion quality become the driving parameters of kitchen design.
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HafeleAmerica\'s services department says tambour\'s doors have been around for a long time, but they are re-popular as they create extra while adding a unique decor style
\"According to the new patient privacy law, the new use of tambour gate has been created.
\"The tambouren is being used by the doctor\'s office and clinic to protect private documents,\" Martin added . \".
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Aluminum oxide or plastic in the anode.
\"Plastic can look like the color of aluminum and the material can be used in combination to make aluminum look like the total product of aluminum,\" Martin said . \".
\"The cost of this saving and the connection with the appearance of aluminum and stainless steel in the appliance.
The color combination Tambour doors make them more attractive, and at the same time make them integrated with the appliances.
Fragosi also points to trends in the use of aluminum for doors and drawers.
\"With the general trend in Europe, the market share of the United States is growing. S.
\"The market is for aluminum doors, drawer fronts and accessories,\" Fragosi said . \".
\"They offer a clean, modern European cabinet.
\"Sliding door technology is also evolving for kitchen and other room applications.
\"In sync mode, there are a lot of applications for sliding doors from left to right, not swinging doors,\" Martin said . \".
\"We also saw the cabinet management of the home organization in the kitchen cabinets.
The Chrome basket with a full solid melamine bottom attached to the metal frame provides a stable bottom to prevent food from falling and provides the appearance of chromium.
The full shelf range from 1/2 corners to the full wheel provides better organization and space.
Martin also pointed out that the trend of cabinet manufacturers to produce drawers is ---Up to 16 inch.
\"With a bigger drawer, sowe developed a shelf --and-
The pinion system that allows parallel side movement when the drawer extends, which eliminates the side-to-
\"Adjusting adjustable hinges for cabinet doors has also become news, including 3-
D hinge and adjustable bottom plate for Europe and faceframecabinets.
\"There is a series of Adapter boards, they are 3-
\"Dadjustable,\" said Bulla of Mepla --Alfit.
\"The main feature is that the hinges can be adjusted in each direction.
It is very fast and precise.
Even twisted doors or unaligned doors can be easily adjusted.
\"It\'s also a face in the market --
Frame adapter board with pre
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Style hinges can be easily installed on the front frame.
Eccentric cams for door adjustment are also making news.
\"The face frame hinge with three cam adjustments makes it possible to release the fixing screws forever to compensate for the distorted door, shelf and alignment problems,\" said Fragosi of Salice . \".
\"Cable manufacturers save a lot of time on installation and consumers can easily adjust when they need it.
\"The Cam adjustment of the frameless hinge also has products to choose from. \"It has a one-
Combination of hinge and bottom plate and 3-
Speaking about her company\'s products, Hingpatrick said: \"D hingeoffering offers six ways to adjust . \".
\"Frameless hinge with face-
The frame adapter scan is used in some applications, such as wide angle.
Debbie Kniegge, marketing director at Accuride, pointed out that today\'s customers are looking for ways to solve specific problems.
\"We are becoming more and more professional in terms of products,\" she said . \" A slide, for example, \"can\'t do anything,\" she added \".
The design of the weather-resistant slide can withstand severe weather conditions, such as high humidity.
The cabinets in the garage, houseboat and garden rooms are ideal applications. Self-
The closed slide is designed specifically to keep the keyboard slide out.
We are constantly increasing based on changes in customer needs, \"Knieggesays.
The highly adjustable table legs provide a modular solution that can meet the needs of a flexible home environment and can be changed according to the requirements of a wheelchair, child or adult.
\"This is an economical, ergonomic approach to running on a step-by-step ratchet system.
\"In a desktop system, there are 15 different settings, 20mm or 13/16 apart, equivalent to a total adjustment range of 300mm, equivalent to 11 1/2,\" Martin said . \".
Hardware manufacturers are also responding to demand for products to make the kitchen and other areas safer at home.
For example, companies like Hettich are marketing positioning systems to protect drawers and doors from the hands of the Inquirer.
Kitchen applications include the ability to lock medicines and clean products, knives and scissors.
Devices, such as hettich \'seasylock with code
The card lock technology can be installed outside the field of view and refurbished to existing cabinets, says Flammer.