Builders Hardware

  • Expanded Web Version: Door Operators: Opening The Door To New Revenue Streams

    Automatic doors and operators can cause serious injury or death, when not correctly and safely adjusted and maintained. Only AAADM certified technicians should repair, adjust or maintain automatic doors.

    Article • April 5th, 2010

  • Introducing Schlage SecureKey

    Schlage’s new SecureKey™ cylinder allows you to re-key the lock without ever removing it from the door.

    Article • March 3rd, 2010

  • Gramercy Levers

    SARGENT Manufacturing Company ( introduces the Gramercy Series, inspired by the architectural innovation of the New York City neighborhood of Gramercy Park, now part of the Studio Collection of decorative levers. Gramercy levers can be...

    Product • February 19th, 2010

  • Profile Series

    The Profile Series v.S1 Power over Ethernet (PoE) locking device combines the security of SARGENT ANSI/BHMA Grade 1 exit devices, bored and mortise locks with open-standard, technology-forward IEEE 802.3af networking. This fully integrated and online...

    Product • February 19th, 2010

  • News Briefs: MARKS USA Locksets Chosen for High-End Manhattan Condos

    The Visionaire and the Brompton luxury condominiums chose Marks USA door hardware

    Article • February 1st, 2010

  • News Briefs: UK Mystery Shoppers Get Poor Advice At Home Improvement Stores

    Study conducted by the UK-based Master Locksmiths Association

    Article • February 1st, 2010

  • New Kwikset Key Control™ Deadbolt

    Kwikset Key Control™ deadbolts are designed for multi-family housing, student housing, assisted living or rental properties. A deadbolt lock provides security while a keyless passage lock is used for normal ingress and egress.

    Article • February 1st, 2010

  • Think National Guard Products

    Threshold replacement is a new profit opportunity for locksmiths servicing the entire door opening, not just the locks.

    Article • February 1st, 2010

  • Q&A: Museum Locksmith

    Because of the security concerns of the museum, all information contained in this story will be generalized.

    Article • February 1st, 2010

  • Gate Locks for Challenging Environments

    The GL-l Electromechanical Gate Lock is designed for vehicle and pedestrian gates applications requiring a secure and weather-resistant solution rated at 2,000 lbs. holding force.

    Article • February 1st, 2010

  • Latch Protection and Security Strikes

    Latch protection products limit access to the latch and the bolt areas between the lock edge of the door and the jamb.

    Article • February 1st, 2010

  • Gate Closers

    RIXSON introduces its new gate closers with sliding arm, Models 1350 and 1351. Extremely easy to install and operate, these dependable surface-mounted closers facilitate a soft opening - and a strong closing - each time the gate is engaged. Ideal for...

    Product • January 21st, 2010

  • EN Series Electric Strikes

    When you select a strike from our EN Series you are making a smart choice. It is UL listed 10C Fire-Rated and 1034 Indoor Outdoor Burglary Resistant. The EN Series has only one locking mechanism. We have tested this product well and beyond BHMA GRADE 1...

    Product • January 21st, 2010

  • Grimestopper

    GKL's GrimestopperTM is inexpensive take on lock cylinder weather guards. This value added product can be used with mortise and rim cylinders, cam locks, switch locks etc. GrimeStopper stands up to the harshest cold weather, protecting against extreme...

    Product • January 21st, 2010

  • 27-180 Floor Closer

    RIXSON introduces the latest option on its flagship line of 27 series floor closers, the 27-180, which features a 180-degree swing. It is available in both standard 27 and heavy-duty model L27. Features include non-hold open or automatic hold-open...

    Product • January 21st, 2010