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24hr Lock Opening
We specialise in the "non destructive" opening of doors and locks, by using our lock picking skills and opening techniques. So if you've lost your keys, broken your key in your lock, or find you are locked out for any reason! then we can get you back inside without any unnecessary damage.
Night Latches come offering various levels of security and are commonly referred to as "Yale locks" this is probably as a result of Yale's popularity and the publics familiarity with the brand, however there are infact many different manufacturers of these locks such as Union, Legge, ERA etc, they are generally fitted to the front door of a property but may also be used elsewhere, these locks come with a latch case which is opened with a key from one side of the door and a thumb turn or sliding lever on the other side of the door, there are many versions of Night Latch Locks which offer different functions e.g. electronic release or automatic dead-locking.
If you have the misfortune of your property being broken into then more often than not there will be damage at the point of entry, not only can we repair this damage but we can also help with the installation of the right locks and security devices to help prevent future Burglaries and Break-Ins.
TS007 Euro Cylinders
Euro Cylinders are the type of cylinder more commonly associated with the double glazed type of door, however as a result of there versatility and reliability they now have many different applications including Deadlocks and Sashlocks, they come offering varying levels of security from basic protection up to the latest BS TS007: 2012 standard, and as most locks they can also be keyed alike, so for example you could have just the one key to operate all the locks in your home. The basic lower end Euro cylinders can fall fowl to a method of attack used by criminals called "lock snapping" for more information on how to avoid this from happening to you please call.
Multi Point Locks
Multi Point Locking Systems also referred to as MPLS come in many designs and sizes, they are more commonly known as being the type of locking system fitted to UPVC Plastic or Aluminium type of double glazed doors, however they are now also used on Wooden and Composite doors.
BS 3621 Deadlocks
Deadlocks also occasionally referred to as "Chubb locks" (this is most probably due to Chubb's success in this area and the publics familiarity with the brand for this type of lock) however infact there are many brands of Deadlock available for example: Union, Legge, ERA, Yale etc, Deadlocks are usually mortised into the door and generally associated with wooden doors, although they may also be installed into some aluminium and plastic UPVC doors as well, they are available in various levels of security from a 1 lever bathroom door lock up to the 5 lever BS 3621: 2007 Deadlock that is insurance and Police approved and usually associated with an external door.
We only install locks and security products that have been manufactured and supplied by reputable and proven companies, for example: ABS, Assa Abloy, Chubb, ERA, Legge, Mul-T-Lock, Union and Yale. Remember there should be no compromise when it comes to the security of your property.