Peek Door Handle Takes the Guesswork of Nighttime Interior Navigation

By: Amelia Roblin - Published: Sep 4, 2012 • References: karimrashid &
If you haven't already mastered every pace and turn in your pitch black home during the night, the Peek Door Handle can potentially make your journey to the toilet a great deal less like an obstacle course. Karim Rashid collaborated with DND to produce a very simple adjustment to the typical doorknob design that makes all the difference to the user after dark.

Upon the metal lever-style handgrip, a small area has been designated for a fluorescent indicator. The light-absorbing pellets inside emit a green glow in an unlit room, guiding one's hand towards the top of the latch so he can easily release it and open it up. The Peek Door Handle is a remarkably simple solution to a common inconvenience. Stats for Lit-Up Locatable Doorknobs Trending: Older & Chilly
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