• Master Lock Meets New ASTM Lock Bumping Standard

    Taking steps to combat a security problem that has increasingly touched the lives of homeowners, tenants, property managers, security directors as well as businesses nationwide, ASTM International ( has developed testing criteria under its...

    Article • March 3rd, 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

  • The Transformation From Mechanical To Wireless Communicating Locks

    Wireless communication means no wires to transfer the information to a personal computer or to another lock.

    Article • March 3rd, 2010

  • Key Control Deadbolt

    Introducing Kwikset's Key Control Deadbolt, featuring SmartKey re-key technology, a revolutionary cost and time-saving alternative to master keying. With this two-cylinder Key Control Deadbolt, either cylinder can be re-keyed in seconds, without...

    Product • February 19th, 2010

  • Dual Force 2190

    The Adams Rite Dual Force 2190 is the first interconnected deadbolt and deadlatch for aluminum entrance systems. With the deadbolt projected, a turn of the inside lever retracts both the latch and deadbolt simultaneously. Now you can instantly access...

    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

  • 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

  • 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

  • Schlage Tips & Tricks

    The Schlage B500 and B600 series deadbolt inside thumbturn assembly features a “LOCKED” indicator that shows the user whether or not the deadbolt is extended.

    Article • December 3rd, 2009


    With improved sidebar design and tightened tolerances, this new cylinder decreases the likelihood of using force tools.

    Article • October 1st, 2009

  • Schlage Introduces AD-Series Electronic Locks

    The new AD-Series locks are designed on an open architecture platform, able to be integrated into most existing access control systems.

    Article • September 1st, 2009

  • New Product Spotlight

    A & B Fire Safes A & B Safe Corporation is adding a new line of insulated fire safes to its product offering. These One & Two Hour fires safes are available in nine single-door models and three double-door models. They accept all current electronic...

    Article • August 1st, 2009

  • Video Education in the 21st Century

    Close-up of a GM six-cut lock demonstrating decoding principles.

    Article • August 1st, 2009

  • Killer Jig

    Pro-Lok's Killer Jig is made from lightweight machined aluminum with hardened bushings and a durable powder coated finish. The large comfortable knobs and door thickness adjustment allows you to easily adjust the jig to the thickness of the door. Eight...

    Product • July 28th, 2009

  • Prograde 58320 Series

    Prograde Locks introduces the 58320 Series Locks. This series features commercial grade 2 quality and dependability at affordable prices to industry professionals. Available in stainless steel (US32D) using an all brass precision manufactured cylinder...

    Product • July 28th, 2009