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British Standard Locks

British Standard Locks What Are British Standard Locks? If a lock shows the British Standard Kite Mark, it means that it's been certified by the British Standard Institute for meeting the required security standards. Lock security is very difficult to determine visually, so, In the development stage physical assessments are carried out to evaluate the…
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The Euro Cylinder Standards

Euro Cylinder Standards In previous years there has been many new standards applicable to the Euro Cylinder.  All standards have different meanings and it has now got the point where it can be confusing for us locksmiths, let alone you the customer.   However, let me see if I can break it down and simplify…
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What If Your Multipoint Lock Fails

Multipoint Locks Almost all homes in the UK nowadays are fitted with multipoint lock systems. These are normally operated by lifting the handle and turning the key to secure the door. Most people would take the assumption that theses systems are all the same but I believe there are in excess of 160 varieties with…
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Favourite locksmith – Southampton

Favourite Locksmith - Southampton Hopefully you will never have the need for a locksmith to visit you at your home, however, should the need arise, if you call your favourite locksmith we will ensure you'll never feel vulnerable again. There are many reasons we are called out to attend to security matters such as: Lost…
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