Builders Hardware

  • Black Box Security Solutions

    In the security industry, we use the term “Black Box” to describe a specialized device which performs a unique or custom process. You would resort to a black box when no one manufactures what you need for a project. Generally using a black box is...

    Article • January 17th, 2011

  • Cylindrical And Mortise Lock Functions

    When I first started doing lock work, I was told to be very careful and read the packaging to be certain the lock installed onto the door was the correct finish and operation. My early jobs were restricted to cylindrical and tubular locks. Living in...

    Article • January 17th, 2011

  • 2010 Locksmith Ledger Editorial Index

    This reference is issued as a continuation of the annual Locksmith Ledger Editorial Index. The listings cover the material that was published in the Locksmith Ledger during 2010. The purpose of this section, as well as previous supplements, is to...

    Article • January 5th, 2011

  • People and Places

    IML 2010 Expo Series Intermountain Lock & Security ended its 2010 Expo season with a bang in Las Vegas this past November.  They hosted a party that included local security professionals, as well as those that travelled across the country and even...

    Article • December 13th, 2010

  • Flexible LED Strips

      SECO-LARM SL-S212 12-Inch Flexible LED Strips are available for immediate shipment in red, white, blue and yellow. Each strip is flexible with a peel-off self-adhesive backing for easy installations anywhere.  Up to 30 strips can be connected, and...

    Product • December 10th, 2010

  • Patented, Proprietary and Restricted Key Blanks and Related Lock Mechanisms

    To preface this article, I am not an attorney and the following information is intended to provide a general understanding of the terms higher and high security, key control, patented, restricted, proprietary and other terms used by lock manufacturers and...

    Article • December 6th, 2010

  • Door Alarms and Building Codes

    A healthcare facility was concerned about meeting code requirements but also needed to prevent patients from wandering off in the event of an emergency

    Article • December 3rd, 2010

  • Locksmithing Etc.

    News You Can Use

    Article • December 3rd, 2010

  • cindy caleris

    oSg manufactures hollow metal doors and frames at market-leading value.

    Product • November 25th, 2010

  • Meet The Mail Boss

    Market these secure mailboxes to customers concerned about identity fraud resulting from mail theft.

    Article • November 1st, 2010

  • Decorative Hardware The Emtek Way

    Emtek product displays enable their dealers to show their customers a “touch and feel” sampling of the available designs.

    Article • November 1st, 2010

  • Locksmithing Etc.

    News You Can Use

    Article • November 1st, 2010

  • MARKS USA Expands Product Line

    Marks USA is now truly a one-stop company for almost any architectural hardware product.

    Article • October 1st, 2010

  • INSTALLING Schlage CO Series Offline Locks

    Schlage CO Series locks are available in three models, the CO-100, CO-200 and CO-250 locks.

    Article • October 1st, 2010

  • Surface Mounted Door Closer Accessories and Options

    Determining exactly what the end-user needs and installing the best door closer with the appropriate arm and options will give your customer many years of trouble free operation.

    Article • October 1st, 2010