Lock Fitting Southampton

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At Timbafix, we are able to supply and fit many types of door locks that will suit your needs. We hold in stock and in our vans many types of locks, latches and hinges. Therefore, in most cases we can usually fit these for you there and then due to the importance of you needing to lock and secure your property. Below we explain the most common types of locks used and where they are mostly used.

Lock Fitting in Southampton, Eastleigh, Winchester & Romsey


5 Lever Mortice Locks are specified by insurance companies on the external entrance doors of properties. Generally as standard these types of locks are kitemarked to British Standard BS-3621. This means the mortice lock has been tested against burglary techniques such as drilling out the lock.  Fire Rated Mortice Locks are CE Marked and tested against fire resistance.

Security Lock Fitting Services

Engraved on the faceplate of the lock is “5 Lever” using 5 Levers in the lock, the levers are moved into position when using the key in the lock. This type of lock unlocks and locks from the inside and outside of a door with a key.  

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