For all your external doors, we recommend the installation of British Standard approved mortice locks. In many cases, this is an insurance company requirement and can result in a reduction to your premiums if not fitted.
BS3621 Insurance Rated Mortice Locks At Handles4Doors
Approved locks carry the British Standard Kite Mark, so make sure you look for this when browsing for new locks. To receive this mark, each lock has been tested to meet the requirements of the BS3621 standard. BS3621 is rigorous testing procedure than ensures a high quality of security and reliability for locks.
Approved mortice and dead locks often come in the form of a five lever lock, which are typically fitted to front doors. Alongside these, you’ll often find a night latch – generically called a Yale lock. Approved locks for back doors or French windows usually take the form of five lever sash locks.
All these secure and approved mortice, sash and dead locks are available at Handles4Doors so browse our range today to find the right lock to meet your requirements.
Enhance Your Security With Insurance Rated Yale Locks
Yale locks are becoming more and more popular across the UK, and more insurers are awarding them insurance ratings. However, for the utmost security we still recommend that they are still used in conjunction with a properly approved five lever dead lock.
With our range of mortice locks, night latches and more, you can keep your home safe and secure. Browse our range today.
If you would like more information on insurance companies guidelines, or advice on the most appropriate locks to use, please don’t hesitate to contact our dedicated customer services team on 01252 786510.