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Richard Breslin

Integrator master suite locks

What is a master suited lock system? Master suites are a commonly used in offices, housing association run properties, schools, universities and HMO’s The idea of one person opening all locks sounds like a great idea until they enter an area that is restricted. Our in house team are specialists in the design and build of master suited lock systems and can supply these suited locks to suite all applications.A simple master suite can be as straight forward as having (Example) 10 flats, a common entrance door. Each Tennent will... Read More

Van tool storage, the best solutions

Armorgard Oxbox OX1 Complete tool storage solutions Garrison Locks supply a simple and dependable solution for securing your tools and equipment. The Armorgard Oxbox™ OX1 is a medium duty range of tool vault designed for use where budget is a consideration. Despite the competitive price tag, there has been no compromising on quality; Oxbox™ shares many of the premium features found on its higher priced companion ranges, including locks, hinges, gas struts and paint finish, while its unique ‘folded’ construction delivers outstanding strength. Manufactured from 1.5 and 2.0mm steel, the... Read More

How to prevent van door peeling “Peel and steal!

Why is it that van doors are being bent and peeled down and can we stop this happening? I guess if you have a van and you are driving around you would have seen van doors bent or peeled down. This is a common method of attack where thieves literally sit on top of a van (in some cases) and heel the door making a gap big enough to allow the door to be bent or peeled down, Once the door has been bent the thieves had access to your... Read More

15/07/2021

What Makes Pedal Boxes Such A Desirable Form Of Security Measure?

Whilst you have been driving your trade vehicle to-and-from jobs on a daily basis, it may have occurred to you that this, in essence, is your livelihood. If anything was to happen to your van, you would subsequently be left with no-way in which to bring-in an income. It is for this reason that you need to do everything in your power to protect it from criminals, particularly because the cost of replacing your various tools and materials does not bear thinking about. Here at Garrison Locks, we believe that... Read More

15/07/2021

Is It Worthwhile Installing Supplementary Van Security Products?

It is worth remembering that, at the end of the day, your trade vehicle is an essential part of your business. First-and-foremost, this is what you will traditionally use to get to your projects on a daily basis. Not only this, but when the time comes to end for the day, you will usually store your valuable tools in the back of your van. As such, you cannot leave anything to chance. Those of you that are questioning the need to invest in supplementary security products may want to take... Read More

15/07/2021

Everything You Need To Know About Top-Tier Van Hook Locks

The debate regarding which current van security measure is best is one that has been raging for a number of years, and there is no-sign of this slowing down. Whilst some are under the impression that slamlocks are superior, others argue that you cannot do any better than the simple-yet-effective pedal box. In case you were wondering, Garrison Locks’ take on the matter is that van hook locks are first-class. Feel free to take a look at our in-depth thoughts that are detailed down below – we hope that these... Read More

Tips & Tricks Regarding Keeping Your Trade Vehicle Safe 05/05/2021
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Tips & Tricks Regarding Keeping Your Trade Vehicle Safe

If you own your own business, and operate out of the back of a trade vehicle on a daily basis, the likelihood is that you will want to try and safeguard it to the best of your possibility. Over the years, you will have undoubtedly invested significant funds into your equipment, and will not wish to have to try and claim on your insurance to secure replacements. Here at Garrison Locks, we believe it is our duty to provide some insight regarding the security products that are worth spending your... Read More

05/05/2021

How To Identify A Top-Tier Van Security Firm

If you have done any substantial amount of research, you may have noticed that there are countless firms which can supply you with security-related products. Understandably, this is an area which you do not want to overlook, as you will undoubtedly have a number of valuable assets held within. Here at Garrison Locks, we have been acting as a retailer for these types of wares for a number of years. Therefore, we are ideally-positioned to guide you through the factors to look for when trying to choose your preferred company.... Read More

12/03/2021

The Van Locks In The UK Which Have Been Tried-And-Tested

For those of you that are relatively new to the world of vehicle locking mechanisms, it is important that you recognise the sheer number of options that are available to you. Over the past few years, there has been a significant amount of time and effort invested in this industry, and the results are not difficult to see. Here to guide you through some of the finest van locks currently available, are the experts here at Garrison Locks. Van Pedal Box Though the name is relatively self-explanatory, we still believe... Read More

12/03/2021

How Can You Improve Your Current Van Door Security Measures?

In truth, there are countless different ways in which you can upgrade the quality of security that you have in place on your trade vehicle. This is, after all, somewhere that you keep all of the equipment that is necessary for you to complete your work, and gain a living. Therefore, it is understandable for you to want to keep things as safe as possible. Having been working in this industry for a number of years, Garrison Locks is pleased to be able to shed some light on this particular... Read More