At Alexandra Locksmiths we are often asked “What locks should I have on my wooden front door?” On a wooden front door you would normally have a rim lock/Nightlatch, often referred to as a Yale lock. This lock is normally fitted around shoulder height on the door for convenience of opening the door it latches…

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When thinking about insuring your home and all of its valuable contents there are many considerations and insurance policy conditions to take into account; locks are one of the most important. All insurance companies clearly state on their policies that all entry doors must be fitted with a high quality lock to prevent unwanted access…

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