By Ian Hetherington |March 27, 2023 | Locks

Bolt-on gate locks: What are the differences between our ranges?

There are several different types of locks for external gates and they of course have certain features, which will determine the best lock for your gate. In this article, we will explain the benefits of bolt-on gate locks and compare our two most popular ranges – the Select Pro and the Superlock. What is a […]

By Veronika Mølbæk |December 19, 2022 | Locks

What gate lock size do I need?

If you have decided to source your own gate lock for your new gate, there are some terms and dimensions you will have to know. One of these is of course the size of the lock. Although you might not have thought that locks come in different sizes, they absolutely do. But there is more […]

By Veronika Mølbæk |September 13, 2022 | Locks

How to lock a double gate

How to lock a double gate Double leafed gates are majestic and can create a beautiful entrance to your house or business. But there are a few obstacles when it comes to locking them. In this article we will answer the question ‘how to lock a double gate’ and go through a few of the […]

By Veronika Mølbæk |July 21, 2022 | Locks

Can I put a door lock on a gate?

When deciding on a lock for your gate, you might be tempted to buy a door lock and install it. After all, a gate is just an outside door. Same, but different right? As gate hardware experts, we know this isn’t true. So instead of asking “Can I put a door lock on a gate?” […]

By Veronika Mølbæk |June 29, 2022 | FAQs

How to measure the throw of a bolt-on gate lock

Security is a main reason to install a gate and the lock is naturally a big part of that. It is therefore important to make sure the lock latches and locks properly without any issues. Measuring the throw of the lock should be an important step when finding your next gate lock. We’ve therefore made […]

By Veronika Mølbæk |June 14, 2022 | Gate tips

5 ways to make your garden gate more secure

Although the gate lock is important, there’s more to gate security than ensuring you have the right lock. There are several gate hardware and accessories that can help you kick your security up a notch. Read on as I go through my top five tips to making your garden gate more secure.   Tip #1: […]

By Veronika Mølbæk |December 13, 2021 | Gate tips

How to find the right lock for your gate

How do you figure out which gate lock is the right one for you and your gate? To help, we have made a handy guide with some key considerations to help you find the lock you need. Whether you want to find a lock yourself or need advice, knowing the answers to the below 7 […]

By Veronika Mølbæk |November 19, 2021 | Gate tips

How to take care of your gate lock

As temperatures drops and rain falls, it isn’t just us that need some extra measures to keep warm and functioning. Your outdoor gates and locks may need some extra attention to get through the winter season with no problems. Luckily, there are a few things you can do to take care of your gate lock […]