Strap hinges offer an attractive way to hang gates and very large doors, like those on a barn or similarly styled entrances. Constructed of all types of materials, from stainless steel to brass, they can be merely functional or elaborately decorative. Strap hinges are produced in heavy-duty, light-duty, and even purely ornamental varieties known as dummy strap hinges.
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By Jennifer Noonan
Rebecca Thienes Cherny