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Horizontal vs vertical: Which is right for your installation?
1st July 2022
Julian Roberts, technical services director at UAP, the specialist in hardware and locking systems for the fenestration sector, discusses the vertical and horizontal models in the UAP Fullex Kinetica+ K4 range and provides tips on selecting the most appropriate model. … Continue reading
Complex Locking Strategy Unlocks Operational Simplicity for the Manchester College
10th June 2022
The Manchester College is one of the largest further education college in the UK, with nine locations across central Manchester, South Manchester and North & East Manchester. The latest addition to the college is a £25 million teaching facility at … Continue reading
Expect the best from Burg–Wächter’s premium padlock range
10th June 2022
Burg-Wächter’s premium padlock range meets the exacting standards of the Master Locksmith Association-backed Sold Secure accreditation scheme, which is dedicated to reducing the risk of crime by thoroughly assessing security products. In addition, the range is Secured by Design – … Continue reading
Marine by Codelocks
1st June 2022
Following the success of the mechanical marine grade locks and due to high customer demand, we have further expanded the Marine by Codelocks range. As well as existing CL200, CL400 and CL500 lock models, the expansion to the range now … Continue reading
UAP adds horizontal cylinder to Kinetica+ K4 range
18th May 2022
UAP Ltd, the specialist in locks and hardware for windows and doors, has launched a horizontal version of its industry-leading UAP Fullex Kinetica+ K4 3* cylinder, providing even more choice for specifiers looking for exceptional levels of security and ease … Continue reading
Superior security from Burg-Wächter’s Profi padlocks
4th May 2022
When it comes to superior security, look no further than the Profi range of cylinder padlocks from leading security specialist, Burg-Wächter. With all models featuring a German made solid brass body and a high number of anti-pick mushroom pins that … Continue reading
Building a safer future
4th May 2022
Douglas Masterson, Technical Manager at the Guild of Architectural Ironmongers (GAI), discusses the new measures set out in the Building Safety Bill. Following the Grenfell Tower tragedy, Dame Judith Hackitt’s Independent Review of Building Regulations and Fire Safety, (the Hackitt … Continue reading
Simpli Advanced® from XL Joinery brings style to apartment fire doors
1st April 2022
Apartment entrance fire doors can now be visually stunning as well as safe and secure, following the launch of the new Simpli Advanced® range of high-performance fire doorsets from XL Joinery. The Simpli Advanced® range combines the best in oak … Continue reading
Codelocks releases its third generation KitLock with NetCode
1st April 2022
The new KL1000 G3 NetCode allows remote generation of temporary access codes Codelocks announces availability of its new KitLock, the KL1000 G3 NetCode. The new locker lock combines the style and functionality of the popular KL1000 G3 KitLock with the convenience … Continue reading
Van Guard’s ULTILock Hooklock Has Attained Another Accreditation
21st February 2022
Designed and manufactured by Van Guard Accessories, the only van Hooklock to have attained Gold Standard Sold Secure Status is now also accredited by Secured by Design, a Police Preferred Specification. Van accessory manufacturer Van Guard Accessories have recently released … Continue reading
Burg-Wächter Provides the Magic Touch
21st February 2022
Leading security specialist, Burg-Wächter, has made keyless convenience a reality with the launch of its brand-new Scan & Lock 610 53 padlock with finger scanner. Ideal for a host of both indoor and outdoor applications – from gym lockers to … Continue reading
Brisant launches Home Truths Book
7th February 2022
Brisant-Secure has launched a new publication “The Book of Home Truths” which helps locksmiths and door installers explain to homeowners why Ultion will ensure their doors stay locked. The book demonstrates the opportunities Ultion offers for the trade, with case … Continue reading
Helping Customers Enhance Security
24th January 2022
Here, Roland Etheridge, Category Manager at IronmongeryDirect looks at the additional measures that locksmiths can recommend to help customers improve the security of their property. Ensuring homes and small business premises are properly protected from theft and break-ins is essential. … Continue reading
Award for first SBD alarm company
7th January 2022
Tindall Security, the first alarm installation company accredited by the official police security initiative Secured by Design were presented with a certificate recognising the achievement at The Security Event. The certificate was presented to David Pomfrett, Managing Director of Tindall … Continue reading