Adding door handles to internal doors does not just add to a doors functionality, but also contributes to the final finish.

There are a range of different handles to choose from on our website, so it is important to select the right one for your project.

Internal Door Handle Selection Process

When selecting a handle, it is important to consider the height of the door and the thickness of the door panel.

Most levers and knobs are designed for doorways that are between 78-82 cm high, but there are also taller and shorter options available.

The thickness of the panel also needs to be considered as some handles are designed for thicker panels than others.

Installation Of Your New Internal Door Handle

Once you have selected the right handle for your internal door, it is important to follow the correct installation instructions to avoid damaging the door or the handle.

Important: incorrect installation can lead to the handle not working correctly!

Internal Door Handles - FAQs

Can You Change Handles On An Internal Door?

Yes, you can change the handles on internal doors. However, it is important to make sure you follow the installation instructions carefully.

Complete Internal Door Handle Sets

A complete internal door handle set will include all of the hardware that is needed to install a new handle on an internal door.

This will usually include a handle, a latch, screws and a template.

What Door Handle Would Best Suit A Bathroom Door?

A Bathroom often requires a lever handle as they are typically operated with wet hands.

We offer a range of different lever handles specifically designed for bathrooms.

What Door Handle Would Best Suit A Kitchen Door?

A kitchen door typically requires a pull handle as they are often opened with a hand that is holding cooking utensils, crockery and or food.

We offer a range of different pull handles specifically designed for kitchens.

What Are The Different Styles Of Internal Door Handles?

There are a range of different styles, sizes and finishes available for door handles, so you can choose one that best suits your door and decor.

Take a look at the collection of handles we have available on our website below:

  • Lever Door Handle

  • Brushed Chrome Handles

  • Knob Door Handles

  • Polished Chrome Door Handles

  • Round Rose Handle

  • Square Rose Handle

  • Handle On Backplate Door Handle

  • Matt Black Door Handles

  • Satin Chrome Door Handles

  • Brass Door Handles

How A Door Handle Works

When a handle is pushed down on, or a door knob is turned, the spindle inside the mechanism spins and operates the latch within the door.

The latch responds to the spindle turning, allowing the door to be opened.


Whether you are looking for an individual stainless steel handle or a complete door handle set, My Door Handles have a wide range of different options to choose from.

For more information about our range of door handles, stock, delivery and services, please visit our website or contact us on 0161 879 4110 or send us an enquiry via our contact us page.