Tag: bolt


Bolts seem often to be overlooked as a security option. Customers sometimes ask what kind of lock will do such-and-such; and the answer is a £5 bolt. Whether you call it a barrel bolt or a tower bolt or a

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Yesterday I attended a burgled property. It was a little unusual; and got me thinking. We mostly worry about being burgled whilst we are out. But you also need to consider your security when you’re in – probably when you’re

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Tight Doors

If you have to pull your door hard towards you (towards the frame stop) before you can unlock the latch or the deadbolt then not only is that inconvenient, it’s also leaving the lock under permanent abnormal pressure. It’s more

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