How to Fit a Door Handle or Door Knob


How to Fit a Door Handle or Knob A Step By Step Guide




  1. The first step is to insert the square spindle through the latch/sashlock. If the spindle is slotted, then you must ensure the slot is facing downwards.
  2. Slide the handle backplate or the rose onto the spindle and fix it to your door with the screws provided.
  3. Now slide the handle or knob firmly onto the spindle. Make sure that you fix it in position with the provided grub screw.
  4. In order to fit an escutcheon to the keyhole, you must align the backing plate with the slot in the lock case and once again fix with the screws provided.
  5. Now push or screw on the escutcheon cover.
  6. Make sure that you clean the new fittings with a soft dry cloth. Its important that you do not use abrasive cleaners or solvents. Finally apply a thin layer of beeswax.