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A new SMARTairⓇ wireless escutcheon boosts security even at your high-traffic doors
24th February 2021
Heavily used interior and exterior doors need an access solution that’s both robust and intelligent. ASSA ABLOY’s new SMARTair i-max Escutcheon available from Abloy UK, ensures only authorised users pass through these doors, via a range of credentials including virtual … Continue reading
Some things new from something ‘old’
22nd February 2021
Croft Architectural Hardware is a leading British manufacturer of the finest architectural hardware. Dating back to 1868, Croft remains a family run company manufacturing from their factory in the heart of England. Offering bespoke solutions as well as an extensive … Continue reading
Mul-T-Lock NE and NG padlocks excel in Sold Secure testing
10th February 2021
Security specialist Mul-T-Lock has recently had its high security NE and NG padlock ranges tested by Sold Secure, with impressive results. Mul-T-Lock’s wide range of mechanical and electromechanical padlocks are built strong to meet the needs of almost any requirement … Continue reading
Mul-T-Lock kick-starts new year with new high security platform
4th February 2021
Security specialist Mul-T-Lock has launched the new MTLTM500 multi-patented mechanical platform, boasting next-level protection for both residential and commercial environments. Claire Blakemore, Managing Director at Mul-T-Lock, comments: “We know that homes and businesses can be ever-changing environments from time to … Continue reading
Why Squire’s world-beating Stronghold® range offers the best weatherproof security
4th February 2021
Unrivalled in strength and durability, Stronghold® locks come with an all-weather storm proof lock body cover designed to fully protect it from exposure to rain, snow, frost and sun. All locks feature an electrophoretic finish which gives extreme resistance against … Continue reading
Getting Smart About Home Security
12th December 2020
Steve Williams, sales and marketing director at Kenrick, says now is the time to get smarter. We’ve seen a surge in smart home technology over recent years, with more homeowners embracing the benefits of a ‘connected home’ than ever before. … Continue reading
‘Smartphones: the future of access control?’ Abloy unveils new white paper
11th December 2020
Abloy UK has released a white paper to explore how the critical infrastructure sector can unlock the potential of smartphones in the workplace to improve employee mobility, job satisfaction and productivity. Despite consumer usage of smartphones increasing significantly over the … Continue reading
Three new products offer complete closer solution
11th December 2020
Already established as a market leader in high-quality door closers, UNION has further strengthened its range with the launch of three dynamic new solutions. Innovative and properly certified, the three new door closers all bring incredible value to the market, … Continue reading
ERA’s Kevin Spencer Comments…
30th November 2020
  Being involved right from the conception, through extensive research and development and finally to the manufacture of ERA Protect, the next generation wireless smart security system and the first of its kind to attain the prestigious BSI IoT Kitemark, … Continue reading
Hands-free solutions to help limit the spread of Covid-19
30th November 2020
With the outbreak of Covid-19, reducing touchpoints wherever possible throughout a building is front of mind for many businesses, building owners and facilities managers. Fortunately, there are a range of hands-free door opening solutions – available to suit all budgets … Continue reading
Where there’s ‘brass’, there’s much to talk about…
29th October 2020
At its core, Carlisle Brass is an architectural ironmongers. Established more than 30 years ago, the Cumbrian company has built its way to become the ‘UK’s largest developer of door and window furniture’ and from ‘Poirot-approved’ Art Deco levers used … Continue reading
Layering security from the outside in
23rd October 2020
The Covid-19 lockdown has seen a significant number of people working from home, potentially for the long-term.  Although home burglaries have fallen during lockdown, the time spent at home has led many owners to review their security measures. When it … Continue reading
Copper load of this, COVID-19
23rd October 2020
Borg Locks is very proud to have just launched a brand new product range – the Cu-Shield, the world’s first copper-touch digital lock range. John Hyslop, MD said: “As we learned more about coronavirus and how it was being spread, we … Continue reading
Setting the Home Security Standard as the Clocks Go Back
5th October 2020
As the nights get darker, it’s essential for more awareness around home security and the measures which can be taken to help prevent any unwanted attacks on homes. The dark winter months bring revenue opportunities for locksmiths, with homeowners investing … Continue reading