Our Range

We specialise in pressed metal, period hardware such as knobs and knockers, fittings and fixtures, plus lighting, electrical switches and much more. If you can’t find what you’re looking for, contact us and we can source it for you.

Pressed Metal

Period Details are Melbourne’s premier stockist of Australian made Pressed Metal Panels.

Our Pressed Metal in made from mill grade aluminium and can be used on walls and ceilings both internally and externally.

Pressed Metal is fantastic used as a kitchen splashback. Once pressed the sheets are dipped in a “non-chromate” solution. This means they are ready to prime/seal/undercoat (eg. Dulux 1 step) and then to top-coat.

Electrical Switches

Period Details stock an extensive range of electrical switches and timber blocks in: Victorian, Federation, Tudor/Bungalow, Art Deco and modern designs.
Timber blocks are available in raw pine, undercoated MDF and a Cedar Stain. Switches are available in Polished Brass, Aged Brass, Florentine Bronze, Non Relief Bronze, Black Bronze, Bright Chrome and Satin Chrome.


If you need architectural hardware for your home or business then you are sure to love Period Details wide range of hooks, curtain fittings, window fittings, door and cupboard knobs, hinges and locks


Period Details are proud stockists of Castella, Domino Brass, Iver, Tradco, Superior Brass and Zanda hardware. Not everything that we sell is on our website. Please contact Period Details by phone of email if you would like a quote.


Period Details can supply custom made rods (1/2″ or 3/4″), single cord units, single cord and chain units, 3 chain units, galleries, cover plates, multi arm pendants, wall brackets and glass shades.

As our lights are made from solid brass they can be finished in: polished brass, old/antique brass, bronze, antique bronze (bronze with old brass highlights), bright chrome, antique nickel or brushed nickel.

We also sell Il Fanale – Italian lights and the Lighting Inspiration range.


We can order a wide range of period table, floor and exterior lamps, including lamp posts.

Contact us if you can’t see what you’re looking for and we will be able to source it for you.

Bathroom Fittings

Unfortunately over time many of the local Australia companies that Period Details worked with to have custom made bath and shower rails made have closed their businesses.

However, we still have a selection of toilet roll holders, towel rails and rings now available.

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