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MC Locksmiths Install DOM Tapkey Access Control at the Nunnery Estate
27th March 2023
Products: DOM Tapkey Pro V2 Cylinders Location: Douglas, Isle of Man An ancient estate, restored to its previous grandeur, The Nunnery is one of the Isle of Man’s most historic establishments with an extensive and versatile range of beautiful purpose … Continue reading
Reflections on 2022 and the Year Ahead
27th March 2023
Bonnie Hodson, Chief Financial Officer (CFO) at UAP, reflects on the trends that have shaped 2022 and what lies ahead. In a year that has been dominated by economic and political upheaval, there have been inevitable challenges for all businesses. … Continue reading
Securing Homes Against a Rise in Crime from Cost-Of-Living Crisis
15th November 2022
Home security is always important, says Claire Blakemore, Managing Director Mul-T-Lock UK.  But at a time of a cost-of-living crisis, while market conditions remain tough, fabricators and installers need to offer extra precautionary measures to ensure homeowners are safe and … Continue reading
ERA drives world class safety strategy with new appointments
14th October 2022
ERA, one of the UK’s leading home security and fenestration component providers, has an experienced new team to achieve the highest standards of health and safety across all aspects of its business. The appointments form part of ERA’s parent company, … Continue reading
SALTO achieves Secured by Design Secure Connected Device accreditation for IoT products
13th September 2022
SALTO Systems has become one of the first electronic access control manufacturers to achieve Secured by Design’s new “Secure Connected Device” accreditation for IoT products. With the Government soon to introduce new legislation in the shape of the Product Security … Continue reading
Squire launches ultra-strong inigma™ Diamond BL1 smart D-lock on Kickstarter
2nd August 2022
British cycle security manufacturer Squire has launched its new super-secure inigma™ Diamond BL1 smart D-lock on Kickstarter. This clever digital D-lock has achieved the highest Sold Secure Diamond rating for bike locks, the difference being the advanced digital technology inside … Continue reading
Setting The Standard For Nightlatch Security For 15 Years
26th November 2021
Leading home security provider, ERA, is celebrating the 15 year anniversary of its British Standard high security nightlatch, having sold over 500,000 units since its launch in 2006. The significant milestone demonstrates ERA’s longstanding commitment to providing security professionals with … Continue reading
IronmongeryDirect Explains: Secured By Design
20th August 2021
There are many locks and physical security products on the market that meet the minimum standards, however these do not always ensure safety and security. Here David Saxby, Senior Category Manager at IronmongeryDirect looks at how to ensure maximum security … Continue reading
Grow Smart Security Sales with Kitemarked Systems
9th July 2021
Security professionals can grow their smart security business and allay homeowners’ cybersecurity concerns with products certified against the BSI IoT Kitemark, says home security specialist ERA. According to government research[1], 57% of UK residents reported an increase in household use … Continue reading
Trusted innovation in the most demanding of environments
25th June 2021
Established in 1973, Securikey has been a trusted partner to many UK companies and institutions, supplying a comprehensive range of innovative safety and security products which meet the most demanding of environments and specifications. Combining technical expertise and knowledge of … Continue reading
The Importance of BS3621 Certified Locks
22nd January 2021
As a locksmith, the chances are that you’ve heard of BS3621, but you may not know too much about it and if you’re a homeowner, you’ve likely never heard of this certification! BS3621 is a hugely important certification within the … Continue reading
Are locksmiths up to the mark on UKCA and UKNI?
22nd January 2021
Richard Bromley, Business Development Director at UNION, part of the ASSA ABLOY Door Hardware Group, discusses what the new UKCA and UKNI product marking system means for locksmiths and how these updates are affecting door opening solutions. Now that the … Continue reading
Steron Locksmiths Backs New ERA Protect
13th November 2020
Following the recent launch of ERA Protect, the next generation wireless smart security system, Steron Locksmiths, the Hartlepool-based locksmith was only too keen to try it out. Bringing both alarm and camera excellence, ERA Protect offers the ultimate in security … Continue reading
Be CCTV Alert to Post-Lockdown Criminals This Winter
29th October 2020
With lockdown measures considered now in the precarious balance of working lives and school runs, home security is one area that must be prioritised to ensure one less concern, especially over the winter months. Here, Umar Haq, Director at Learn … Continue reading