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Even though they're one of the hardest working pieces of hardware in a home, door stops are often forgotten and go unnoticed. The purpose of a door stop is to prevent doors from damaging your walls or just keep them from suddenly closing by an unexpected breeze. It's a big responsibility for such a small piece of hardware, so choosing the right option for your home requires some thought.

What types of door stops are out there?

Steel Magnetic Door Catch Steel Hinge Pin Stop
Golden Iron Wedge Floor Stop
Fabric Faux Suede Polyester Draft Excluder
White Fabric Weighted Floor Stop
Satin Nickel Black Brass Floor Mount Stop
Fabric Orange Specialty Fox Doorstop

Which type of door stop is the right choice for my home?

Your choice of a door stop depends on the type of doors, location, purpose, and surroundings.

Silver Black Stainless Steel Floor Mount Stop
Metallic Gold White Pineapple Fabric Weighted Floor Stop
Iron Natural Wood Weighted Floor Stop
Bronze Cat Cast Iron Wedge Floor Stop
Polished Brass Standard Hinge Pin Door Stop
Blocker Wood Beige Draft Excluder

How do I pick the right door stop design?

Door stops come in a wide variety of designs and finishes so you can easily find something that won't clash with your home decor. To make sure your door stops don't stick out, choose the ones with a finish that matches your hinges and door hardware. If you're going with wedge door stops, you can let your imagination run wild. Wedge door stops are available in unlimited shapes, materials, and colors, from elegant designer pieces to playful and fun designs, so you're sure to find something that will perfectly complement your home and your personality.

Fabric Cotton White Red Round Buoy Weighted Floor Stop
Black Fabric Cat Fabric Draft Excluder
Pink Pig Fabric Weighted Floor Stop
Toad Wood Wedge Floor Stop
Kitten Cotton Fabric Specialty Stop
Stainless Steel Wall Handle Bumper