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DOOR HARDWARE: TUBULAR LOCKS, MORTISE LOCKS, MULTI-POINT LOCKS

Door hardware: tubular locks, mortise locks, multi-point locks

Post by DoorShoopers Editor

When you think about a door lock, the first word that comes to mind is security. Understanding the differences between various types of door locks will help you determine whether or not it will provide the level of security you want. The two most popular types of door hardware are tubular locks and ...

CHOOSING THE RIGHT ENTRY DOOR HINGES

Choosing the right entry door hinges

Post by DoorShoopers Editor

As one can guess, hinges come in many different types, materials and finishes. A hinge is a bearing that connects two objects and allows them to move. Hinges can be found on everything that has moving parts - from small jewelry boxes to grand entry doors. The type, as well as the material of a hinge...

DOOR LOCKS: WEISER VS. SCHLAGE

Door locks: weiser vs. schlage

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Door hardware market is constantly expanding as the demand for more security and higher quality grows. Manufacturers are working hard to come up with new solutions to offer products that will satisfy the pickiest customer. The competition between the industry leaders also grows resulting in more&nbs...