What is a Spring Hinge?

What is a Spring Hinge?

What is a Spring Hinge?

A spring hinge, also known as spring loaded hinges, self-closing hinges, and door closing hinges, are hinges fitted with a spring, automatically closing the door from an opened position. Spring hinges are adjustable. Learn more by watching our helpful video on adjusting a spring hinge:

Helpful Hint:  Most states now require by law that a spring hinge is used for the door leading from your residence to your garage.

Hinge Outlet has a large selection of spring hinges for residential and commercial applications, as well as double action swing hinges.

What are Double Action Spring Hinges?

Double Action Spring Hinges, also known as saloon, café, or swinging door hinges, also include a spring, but allow a door to swing in both directions, automatically closing it the center position.  Double Action Hinges are adjustable.

Spring Hinge Finishes 

Hinge Outlet’s spring hinge and double action spring hinge collections feature construction of high quality stainless steel, and available in a variety of finishes including Satin Nickel, Oil Rubbed Bronze, Bright Brass, Polished Chrome, Satin Brass, Satin Chrome, Antique Nickel.

Hinge Outlet also offers a premium selection of rust proof Gate Spring Hinges for outdoor use, including Tru Close Gate Spring Hinges, Round Post Gate Spring Hinges, Double Acting Gate Spring Hinges, and Adjustable Gate Spring Hinges.

About HingeOutlet.com

For more than a decade, HingeOutlet.com has delivered the highest quality door hinges at the best possible prices. We offer the largest selection of door hinges online, as well as door accessories like wood screws, door hinge stops, ball catches, flush bolts, and more. In addition to our premium product offering from the leading hinge manufacturers, HingeOutlet.com manufactures a custom line of door hinge products. Join our mailing list to be the first to learn about new product offerings and gain VIP access to sales and special offers.


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