Identify Your Lock

We like to give our customers a very good indication of prices for the services we offer – but of course there are lots of different lock types and apertures that cost different prices to open locks or fit locks to.

When you call us we will ask you a series of questions to identify your lock i have put this guide together to help you identify what you have.

Is Your Door


Composite Door

Wooden Door

Metal Door

Key Wind Door

Is Your Key

Cylinder Key

Mortice Key

From the above 2 questions i will be able to almost certainly know what lock you have on the door and give you a price over the phone.
A bit more information below on different lock and door types that you may find useful.

UPVC Sliding Door

This is a upvc sliding door

most likely fitted with the euro cylinder lock like this

and have handles like this.

French Doors

Old Ali 1970/80’s sliding door

Bi-Fold Door

Thumb turn euro cylinder

Thumb turn oval cylinder

The Locking Mechanism