Builders Hardware

  • BHMA Revises Standard for Exit Locks, Exit Alarms and Alarms for Exit Devices

    Business owners will never consider leaving their property unsecured, but they may need to consider which hardware they plan on using to get the job done. Properly designed and certified exit locks and alarms are vital in not only ensuring security, but...

    Article • May 1st, 2009

  • Frascio International Decorative Door Hardware

    Schlage and Von Duprin are representing Frascio International's decorative door hardware and accessory trim products in North America. Schlage and Von Duprin channel partners now have a broader offering to sell into high-rise multi-family applications...

    Product • April 23rd, 2009

  • Adams Rite eFORCE 150: Retrofit Aluminum Glass Storefront Door

    The Adams Rite eForce 150 takes the place of the exterior trim and changes the operation of the mortise cylinder to mechanical override. We installed the eForce onto a section of narrow stile aluminum/glass storefront door extrusion.

    Article • April 1st, 2009

  • Couture Collection

    Baldwin Hardware introduces its Couture Collection of six highly detailed knobs and roses. These new, solid forged brass styles are part of Baldwin's Estate collection of locking door hardware, available in 21 finishes as varied as oil rubbed bronze...

    Product • March 24th, 2009

  • SDC 6000 Electric Latch Retraction Exit Device

    The new SDC 6000 Electric Latch Retraction Exit Device has a low current draw of only 1 Amp @ 12/24VDC. Operation includes momentary or maintained failsecure electric latch retraction available with Rim Mount, Vertical Rod and Mortise panic or fire exit...

    Product • February 18th, 2009

  • An Overview of Hospital Hardware

    Hospital security hardware and locks must comply with Life Safety codes and other standards.

    Article • February 1st, 2009

  • Exit Device Fundamentals

    Installing the Yale YM Series exit device and trim

    Article • February 1st, 2009

  • The Story of LAGSTRIKE

    Reinforcing the door jamb strengthens the weakest link on a residential door lock.

    Article • February 1st, 2009

  • Hospital Products Brochure

    Download Alarm Lock's new Health Care Brochure today to learn about low-cost, easy-to-install lock offerings to the medical community. Alarm Lock's Grade 1 BHMA certified standalone access control locks are feature rich with audit trail, multi-users and...

    Product • January 21st, 2009

  • Detex EExER

    Detex announces Delayed Egress with Latch Retraction (EExER), designed for applications requiring delayed egress, access control and automatic doors, without using magnetic locks, electric strikes, or electric trim. Unauthorized exits encounter the 100 dB...

    Product • January 21st, 2009

  • ABH Rescue Stop

    ABH combination double lipped strike and rescue stop are designed to act as a stop for a double-acting doors but also allow the door to swing in the opposite direction in case of an emergency. ABH rescue stops are spring loaded with built in hold back...

    Product • January 21st, 2009

  • Falcon 8200 Series

    For commercial applications needing an automatic operator that combines a value price point with a small footprint, minimal installation time and elegant design, the Falcon 8200 Series Automatic Operator provides a complete "in the box" response. Features...

    Product • January 21st, 2009

  • DOOR LOCK UPGRADE: From Cylindrical Lock To Mortise Lock

    This modification provided the capability of a deadbolt and dead latch in one lock (mortise) mechanism while maintaining the integrity of the door.

    Article • January 1st, 2009

  • Mini-Bars

    Mul-T-Lock's former Lock 500 multi-point surface-mounted locking solution will now be manufactured in Mul-T-Lock's recently acquired selling unit: Mul-T-Lock Italy. The new Mini-bars allow for more options, including additional finishes and accessories, a...

    Product • December 16th, 2008

  • Expanded Warranty

    Falcon Door Hardware customers will now get a new 10-year warranty on Falcon locks, exits and closers shipped on or after Nov. 1, 2008. These products are warranted to be free from defects in materials and workmanship when used according to manufacturer...

    Product • December 16th, 2008