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Innovative and timesaving lock repair solution
29th November 2023
Traditionally, repairing or upgrading the lock systems of uPVC doors could be a hassle. It often involved cutting, re-sizing and plenty of manual labour. Not to mention, the possibility of errors which could potentially weaken the door’s integrity. But now, … Continue reading
Squire hails Expo success with ‘fantastic’ Inigma launch
29th November 2023
British security specialist Squire has hailed MLA Expo 2023 as ‘the most successful show for Squire since before Covid’ with the launch of its Inigma smart security system. For Squire, it was the busiest MLA Expo for years, explained Terry … Continue reading
Winkhaus launch range of UKCA external fire doorsets
13th November 2023
Following an 18-month development, test and accreditation program, door and window hardware manufacturer and fire door solution systems house Winkhaus UK Ltd  are launching a range of timber and composite UKCA 3rd party certified external fire doorset recipe solutions this … Continue reading
A new season means new security
27th October 2023
Autumn advice from the home security experts at yale With statistics from Churchill Home Insurance highlighting a spike in crime in recent years as the clocks go back, increasing by 34% over the darker months1, now’s the perfect time for … Continue reading
New how-to videos ensure the smooth operation of doors
27th October 2023
A new series of step-by-step videos for installing door hardware are now available to help installers ensure optimum door performance the first time around. The new videos from ARRONE, a HOPPE brand, give information and guidance on the installation and … Continue reading
UAP boosts door pack range
11th October 2023
UAP, the specialist in locks and hardware for doors and windows, had extended its leading range of door packs. Manufacturers and end users can now choose from 17 different finishes, including matt black, gunmetal grey, brass, matt-antique brass, pearl, satin … Continue reading
Squire offers free ‘Introducing Inigma’ training at MLA Expo 2023
27th September 2023
British security specialist Squire is running free training sessions at MLA Expo 2023 to explain the basics of its new generation Inigma smart security system, being launched at the show. The half-hour training sessions – on Friday 20th October (2.30-3pm) … Continue reading
Security for Darker Nights
18th September 2023
  As the evenings get darker and the nights get longer, safety and security – always of paramount concern – become an even more important consideration, as burglaries are more common during this time of the year. Here, Roland Etheridge, … Continue reading
KitLock raises the bar for new work and wellbeing facilities
14th September 2023
Family-owned and run architectural ironmongery, G Johns, has been in business for over 125 years. Part of its long-standing service is supporting clients with refurbishment and restoration projects. When G Johns was asked to supply a locker lock solution for a … Continue reading
ABUS Zolit Masterkey System Learns its Lesson
13th September 2023
A brand new Digital and Data Centre at one of the UK’s most prestigious educational establishments, Exeter College, is being kept secure and safe with an extensive masterkey suite that features hundreds of master keyed ABUS Zolit 2000 cylinders  supplied … Continue reading
Introducing the new RJ007 slimline letterplate for FD30 & FD60
8th September 2023
Lorient – leading manufacturer of high-performance sealing systems is delighted to offer a new slimline fire & security rated letterplate into its door hardware protection range. When letterplates are added to fire doors; elements of the fire-resistant door core are … Continue reading
Keep it Simple
31st August 2023
Demand for smart hardware continues to grow, but in order to fully realise its potential installers need access to a system that doesn’t rely on a complicated subscription model, is easily retrofittable and offers the best combination of next gen … Continue reading
Asec Security Celebrating 20 years
31st August 2023
Asec Security is extremely proud to announce its 20th Anniversary. The Asec brand was created to support the independent retailer and security professional by offering a range of products that would never become available through the large multiple retailers. Established … Continue reading
E-Bound AVX alarm system foils theft attempt
30th August 2023
Leading designer and manufacturer of church roof alarms, security systems and detector technology, Secured by Design member company E-Bound AVX’s Church Roof Alarm System has foiled a recent attempted lead theft. An intruder alarm activation was received around 22:00hrs one … Continue reading