HDB Door Lock Replacement
HDB Door Lock Replacement
A lot of things in our life can give us a sense of safety and one of the things that makes sure of this safety is locks. Knowing that a secure lock is fixed on your door or gate protecting you and your loved ones can help you get a peaceful sleep at night. And it is very natural and justified to feel anxious if these very same locks are broken but don’t worry, we are here with a solution!
Types of locks
There are a number of different types of locks available along with our traditional latches in the market these days. There are new features inbuilt with these locks which makes it more secure or convenient. The doors inside the house do not need extreme security whereas the gate and the main entrance need a very secured lock installed. Locks are even customisable to match with your interior decor and colour scheme. All the decisions are based on the customer’s i.e, the home owner’s preferences.
We understand that choosing among so many types might be confusing. That is why we’ve prepared a list with the most common and popular types of locks and their features to help you understand them better and make the best choice for your lock replacement!
- Deadbolt locks: Deadbolt locks are the most secure option for your main door or gate. They have 3 levels of security i.e, single, double and lockable thumb turn. They provide great protection against physical attacks and battering. They are not vulnerable to hand tools or knives. Single bolt locks can be unlocked from one side and double bolts can be activated from both sides.
- Mortise locks: Mortise locks are installed in a door with set screws and cam. They are usually fixed in the structure of the cylinder body. Their handle types are knobs or levers. Instead of just one lock they have multiple lock systems inside their mechanism which makes these locks really reliable. They are also available in varied security levels.
- Padlocks: Padlocks are the most traditional and commonly used locks. They are fixed by joining two latches together. There are two main types of padlock available. One is key based and another is number combination based. The mechanism allows the lock to be unlocked after the right code combination is entered.
- Keypad locks: People nowadays prefer electric locks over traditional ones because of convenience and security. The most common type of electric lock is the keypad lock where you just have to press number codes to unlock the door. They are hassle free since keys are not needed but they do have a key slot for back-up. But they can be hacked so it is advisable to be careful.
All of these lock options and more are available to replace your old broken locks without any hassle, all you have to do is just book an appointment! We provide top notch locks with superior quality which will last for a long time and give you the best security possible.