A lot of what we do every week is unlock uPVC and composite doors where the locking system has failed, leaving the door unable to be opened. These doors have a full length locking system and the part in the middle (situated behind where the handles are) is […]
We were called to look at two windows that were unable to be opened in Kingsway, Gloucester. We found that both windows had failed locking systems. The handles would turn as normal, but the full length locking system on the window that shoots a bolt top and bottom […]
Failed Maco locking system gearbox replaced.
We attended another property with a failed Maco gearbox that drives their full length locking system on a uPVC door.
Removed the locking system from the door and replaced it with another new Maco gearbox. We adjusted the door as […]
This was the most corroded window gearbox part of the window locking system I’ve ever come across. The spindle on the back of the handle that drives this was rusted right through and came away from the window without needing to undo the fixing bolts that usually hold […]
Yale Lock Replacement and Internal Handle Re-Keyed in Rendcomb, Cirencester
A customer in Rendcomb, near Cirencester called and asked us to replace the Yale cylinder on her side door as some keys had been stolen.
We replaced the external Yale cylinder lock for a new Yale […]
We replaced these Unican 7104 code locks as the existing locks had been highly used and were worn out, making them problematic when changing the code as some of the digits were temperamental – sometimes engaging properly and other times, not being able to be entered as part […]
I went to the MLA (Master Locksmiths Association) show that was on over this last weekend 4th – 6th October 2019 and was given a Mul-T-Lock 3DS euro cylinder while visiting the Mul-T-Lock stand.
When I got back home I sat on the settee and picked it […]
Lock Picked Gain Entry To A Property in Abbeymead
As part of our day to day work we attend properties to gain entry to them for customers who have lost their keys or slammed a door shut behind themselves leaving the keys inside the property.
Surelock McGill fire exit crash bars are high security door furniture used by many High Street banks. They offer long life, very good security and are very well made.
We were called to replace the lock on the external side of this fire door as keys had […]
Multipoint Lock on Steel Door Stripped Down and Serviced in Brimscombe, Stroud
These steel doors with multipoint locks seem to be a lot more common. Although a few years old now, we seem to be seeing more and more of them, that could be because the locks […]
This is a lovely old mortice lock with a broken spring inside. This spring normally returns the latch to spring it back out upon being pressed inwards.
We carry a few different sizes of sprung steel springs for replacing broken springs in these locks and it can […]
Saracen Window Locking Mechanism Locks Replaced in Hucclecote
We went out to a customer in Hucclecote as they couldn’t open an upstairs bedroom window anymore as the mechanism had failed.
We have replaced absolutely loads of these types of Saracen gearbox parts for window mechanisms. There […]
New British Standard Deadlock Fitted to Front Door From Scratch in Tredworth
We were asked to supply and install a 5 lever deadlock to a front door in Tredworth. A British Standard deadlock fitted to the door for the customer.