UPVC door handle won’t lift to lock when closed

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Why won’t my uPVC door handle lift to lock? A uPVC door handle that won’t lift to lock when closed can be a frustrating and potentially dangerous issue. This problem can be caused by a variety of factors, ranging from a broken or worn-out mechanism to an incorrect adjustment of the mechanism. In this article, … Read more

How does a mortice lock work?

How does a mortice lock work

In this post on the locksmithsoflondon.co.uk blog, we’re going to be considering briefly the question – how does a mortice lock work? What is a mortice lock? First things first, what is a mortice lock? Basically, it’s a type of lock that is installed into the edge of a door and consists of a mechanism … Read more

How to measure a mortice lock

How to measure a mortice lock

Welcome to our guide on how to measure a mortice lock! Whether you’re installing a brand new mortice lock or simply replacing an existing one, it’s important to get the measurements right in order to ensure a proper fit. In this article, we’ll walk you through the key dimensions to measure for your mortice lock … Read more