Where to get hinges for metal kitchen cabinet doors?


Hi Pam, just had a new estimate on painting my pink kitchen cabinets and the guy is concerned about the hinges. I guess they are worn down and there is a lot of play in some of them so they are hitting each other a bit and he’s worried about the new paint job chipping right away. I don’t suppose you’ve heard of anywhere that sells replacement hinges? By the way, the paint product he would use is Two Component Acrylic Urethane. And I bid on that pink GE clock you had on your website!


Answer: Sorry, Nancy, I don’t know this one. I think the hinges are called “inset door pivot hinges”. Readers – any thoughts?


  1. marcia says:

    I’m looking for hinges, my metal cabinets look just like the ones in the photos. I had my cabinets painted but years later the hinge broke and I have not been able to locate a replacement.

  2. Dan says:

    Mine also…My pocket spring hinge just broke on my old 1950’s metal kitchen cabinet…can’t find one anywhere. Did you have any luck finding yours?

  3. Mark says:

    Hi, we’re renovating our kitchen, includng repaint of the St Charles metal cabinets. Some of the hinges are worn out, does anyone know of a place that would have them or any ideas on self repair?

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