Builders Hardware

  • Installing The Norton LEO™ 5700

    This low energy operator is mounted onto a pair of doors at a new building's main entrance.

    Article • July 1st, 2005

  • Vandal Resistant Installation

    Combating vandalism was an important consideration at this retrofit install of a Detex Value Series exit device.

    Article • July 1st, 2005

  • The Trine 3000 Modular Program

    The Trine 3000 program helps the locksmith stock the right electric strike for any job.

    Article • July 1st, 2005

  • Decorative Hardware Showcase

    A round-up of the latest decorative door hardware products available to the locksmith market.

    Article • June 1st, 2005

  • Door Jamb Repair Made Easy

    Sell the Strikemaster II, a jamb repair system, as an add-on while at almost every service call.

    Article • June 1st, 2005

  • Electrified Hardware Products

    New electrified hardware offerings.

    Article • June 1st, 2005

  • Access Control Accessories

    The latest in access control accessories.

    Article • June 1st, 2005

  • Selling More Decorative Residential Hardware

    The key to selling decorative hardware is offering your customer something that can't be purchased from the local hardware or home improvement store.

    Article • June 1st, 2005

  • Installing a Sargent Electric Exit Device

    The SARGENT 56-8813 electrified exit device with trim was installed onto a Curries hollow metal door.

    Article • May 1st, 2005


    The HE Series Designer Entrance Handleset provides customers with a way to easily upgrade the look and security of residential exterior doors.

    Article • April 1st, 2005

  • State-of-the-Art Door & Electronic Access Control Make-Over

    A small high-tech software firm had leased a new space and they needed to get things secured. They wanted their security put into place quickly so as to minimize losses, but also stipulated that the installation process could not interfere with the...

    Article • March 15th, 2005

  • Door Troubleshooting and Installation

    Do your homework before replacing a door; carefully check the condition of all the components. Any problems with the hinges and jamb must be resolved before measurements are taken for the replacement door.

    Article • January 15th, 2005

  • Residential Hardware Choices

    Offer different styles, finishes and products to give your customers a choice they can't find at the big box stores.

    Article • December 15th, 2004

  • Servicing Medeco3 Mortise Cylinders

    The new Medeco3 design incorporates a new servicing procedure that is not present in the Medeco Original or Medeco Biaxial cylinder designs.

    Article • October 15th, 2004


    Latest in locks for all your needs!

    Article • October 15th, 2004