Even to those uninformed about locks and locking mechanisms, Yale is probably the first name to come to mind when they think of locks. The brand is at the forefront of the industry, and has a long, industrious history. The key pioneer behind the development of modern locks, and...
On the 6th August we were called to the Olympic Park in Stratford. We were on site for 2 days and fitted approximately 165 locks under a master key suite with various levels of access.
Fire doors act as resistance barriers in the event of a fire. Fire doors can be made up of glass, gypsum, steel, timber, vermiculite, and or aluminium. They are often placed in large buildings with several floors that see a lot of traffic on a daily basis. However, fire...
The ability to create and control fire has been one of humanity's greatest achievements although it has also been an ever-present source of death, destruction and injury in the millennia since fire-making technologies were first developed. Human beings, having learned the potential for harm possessed by flames and smoke,...
Locks are simple mechanisms that help us keep our homes, cars, and belongings safe. Many people tend to take locks for granted, but can you imagine what our world would be like if all of a sudden we had to live without them? You wouldn’t be able to protect...
An initiative to expose scam locksmith operations from the Master Locksmiths Association (MLA) has gained the support of the Trading Standards Institute (TSI). To counter the lack of industry regulation – which has provided a fertile breeding ground for rogue traders – the MLA’s two-pronged initiative includes funding the development...
When it comes to the decision to have a gate installed at your home, you probably already have an idea in mind of what you want it to achieve. Whether it's intended primarily for decoration or you're tired of neighbours and passers-by casually trespassing on your property because it's...
The biggest concern for many people today is security. A secure environment always gives you peace of mind. That is why most homeowners are turning to CCTV to tighten security in their homes. CCTV cannot stop crime, but it can help prevent any crime against your home from happening....
Holidays are one of the best things about life, but one daunting aspect of going on holiday is the fact that your home is left unattended and relatively unguarded for an extended period of time. Sometimes, the thought of your home’s security can play on your mind so much...
Nowadays, with the cost of technology continually dropping in price, it has never been cheaper to install a home closed-circuit television (CCTV) system. Although prominent figures in policing have encouraged homeowners and businesses to install their own system to aid the fight against crime, do you really need it...