Dead Locks

Dead Locks provide greater security from physical force against the door.

Different types of doors & door frames require different types of locks, Not all locks are the same.

They visually provide a better deterrent.

Information:

Generally, a Locksmith has better access to different types of deadlocks; than your hardware store.

A lot of the time your hardware store will stock all the common types or brands of locks but this is limited and the advice also.

Installation is the most important part, to provide the right level of security, and experience is what everyone is happy to pay for.

With most things, you get what you pay for & Locks are no different.

It’s common for one of these lock below to be installed for more then 20 years & keep on working. 

Unlike cheap locks made in china which more times is just a feel good exercise. 

Insurance Claims:

  • It’s best to have an Invoice form a Locksmith

Costs:

Locksmiths charge a call out fee. This is to cover the time it takes to come to your place & Fuel, insurance etc.

The locksmith also charges for the time he is on site, with most Locksmiths charging around $88 per hour 

Some Locksmiths will charge per 30 mins normally around $44

Then the cost of the product.

To have one window lock installed it would cost: service call $66 + 15 mins labour $22 + the window lock around $40

Common Dead Locks

Most of these locks cost between $100 to $300 

Below are quality dead locks that are made in Australia By Lockwood & ADI.

 

Unit front door deadlock
Used on Unit front doors $130
Heavy duty shop or garage lock
Dead Lock : Garage doors, Shop Front doors, Back doors & more applications. $120
Shop front door dead lock
Dead Lock : Garage doors, Shop Front doors, Back doors & more applications. $120
Lockwood deadlock 355
355 Dead Lock Double doors $205
ADI Bolt lock slim
Shop front doors, Factory Unit doors, Garage doors, Standard doors $120
Heavy duty dead lock
Shop front doors, Factory Unit doors, Garage doors, Standard doors $120
Lockwood 002L Digital Keyless
Lockwood Keyless dead lock
Dead Bolt with turn snib
Dead Bolt with Turn snib from inside $60
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