What are the differences between door hinges?
We provide a few different types of door hinge. Here is an explanation of the differences;
- Butt Hinge – Usually found on older traditional timber doors. Looks like two pieces of flat metal separated by the hinge joint.
- Flag Hinge – Used on modern doors and are generally more secure than butt hinges. The shape is similar to a flag, hence its name.
- Hybrid Hinge – A combination of hinge giving you the best of both hinges. This is a very secure type of door hinge.
- Composite Door Hinge – Designed to be used on composite doors with no over-rebate.