Rocky Mountain Hardware. Solid bronze escutcheons and levers comprise the contemporary line of sandcast door hardware. Patinaed colors and textures oxidize naturally to form a deep bronze luster on simple and unadorned shapes. (888) 788-2013.

Weiser Lock. The company has expanded the Decorator Finishes on its Welcome Home, Prestige solid forged brass, and Powerbolt Keyless Home Access series doorware and locksets to include Venetian Bronze. The finish was developed to coordinate with the warmer, dark finishes currently popular for many other types of fixtures and is hand finished to bring out bronze highlights. (800) 677-LOCK.

Schlage. The Artisan Series of door hardware protects against break-ins with Maximum Security line features such as a 1-inch deadbolt, pick-resistant pins, 3-inch drive-in screws, and brass key cylinders, says the maker. The locksets and handlesets are available in Antique Pewter, Bright Chrome, Satin Nickel, and Oil-Rubbed Bronze finishes. (800) 847-1864.

Omnia. The Amagansett Entrance Handleset, part of the Hampton collection, can be customized with knob or lever trim. The mortise lock handleset provides security and durability in a variety of configurations, says the maker. The Amagansett is available in brass, shaded bronze, satin nickel, and the company's Max Brass finishes. (973) 239-7272.

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Baldwin Hardware. The company has added Aged Brass as a hand-relieved antique finish to its Estate Lock Collection, which includes the Pasadena and Richland Arts amp; Crafts designs. The new finish is available on 16 Estate mortise entry sets, 12 knobs and levers, and 15 roses. A matte lacquer protects the Aged Brass finish. (800) 566-1986.

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Kwikset. Available on UltraMax Security doorknobs, the Kwik-Install feature can reduce installation time to three steps and eliminate common mistakes, the maker says. The Kwik-Install device features alignment plates and pre-installed lead screws that hold the hardware together through the door. A modified version is available on the company's Maximum Security and Security lines. (800) 327-5625.