Richard Breslin

South Wales installation service - garrison locks 04/02/2020

Van Lock and security installations in South Wales

Caerphilly is a town and community in South Wales, at the southern end of the Rhymney Valley. It is the largest town in Caerphilly County Borough, within the historic borders of Glamorgan, on the border with Monmouthshire. Our new approved and Garrison Locks qualified installers work from a workshop based in Caerphilly and offer a full installation service based at the workshop. Saturday installations are available. Our installers are Garrison locks approved for the complete garrison security range of products. To book your van in please use our online booking... Read More



Whilst Scotland is a wonderful part of the country with its wide expanse of idyllic rolling countryside and lush pastures its often missing the installation services of such experts in the van security industry. However, Garrison Locks fitters and approved sub-contractors often work in Scotland offering a “van lock fitting near me” service. Offering bespoke van security solutions in Scotland gives Garrison locks the ability to secure and maintain van security locks in and around Scotland. Installations are provided on-site which means our fitters come to you so you can... Read More


A Guide To Slam Locks

Many van owners will want to install additional security methods to protect not only their van but also its contents, especially if they rely on this van for work. When searching for the best security methods to install, you will frequently come across 3 main types of locks, slam locks, deadlocks and hook locks, all of which are incredibly popular.   These two locks are actually very different and what works well for one van owner may not be the best for another. For this reason, it is good to ensure... Read More

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Benefits Of Using The Garrison Locks Installation Service

Many people these days are choosing to install additional security locks to their vans, with the increasingly high numbers of van and tool thefts this is now seen as a necessity. Thankfully, there are many different van security locks available on the market and they are relatively easy to get your hands on.  However, unlike roof bars and roof racks, which utilise the manufacturer’s fixing points of the van, van locks can be more complex to install. Some people may attempt to install these locks themselves but Garrison Locks would... Read More

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How To Choose The Best Van Security Solution

Any contractor that relies on their transit van will shudder at the thought of their van or its contents being stolen. Not only would this lead to the stress of dealing with insurers and police, but it can also mean days, or even weeks, of lost work as you go through the hassle of replacing tools and equipment.  The tools and equipment used by contractors are becoming heavier and more valuable as time goes on, therefore emptying your van of tools every night just isn’t always practical. Due to this,... Read More


Keyed alike locks

Can all my locks work on one key? There are many benefits to having a keyed alike lock system where you only need one key to operate all the locks. Great idea, Right? Garrison locks provide a free keying alike service on all Mul-t-lock Garrison (7×7) 76 Series locks and Integrator®. When ordering your locks, whether its locks for vans, office, home or industrial units you can choose on the website if you require these keyed alike so one key will suite all the locks. Having one key to fit... Read More

Van security 29/11/2019

Van Security Tips You Need To Know

There is a lot of value in a van, not only is there the cost price that you paid for it, but there is also the contents of it. If you’re a small business then your van can also be your lifeblood in terms of completing jobs as that is what keeps the money coming in. Due to this, van security really should be a top priority for anybody with a commercial vehicle as part of their business. There are many different security solutions to consider and when it comes... Read More

Guide to deadlocks 29/11/2019

How Do Deadlocks Work?

When you own or operate a commercial vehicle, keeping the goods and equipment in the load space secure under all circumstances can be a real headache. Unfortunately, too often the locks on manufacturers vehicles are not up to resisting the kind of attacks which we can experience in the UK. For this reason, many people turn to additional locking systems for their vans. Van locks can be very confusing and with a large range to choose from, you may feel slightly overwhelmed when searching for the best security solution.  One... Read More

importance of a good deadlock 29/11/2019

The Importance Of Deadlocks For Van Security

Lots of people use vans on a day-to-day basis for work. Not only do they use them for getting from A to B, for many, but their van is also their office, garage and tool chest, where they keep everything they need to earn a living. Unfortunately, thousands of professionals have valuable tools and supplies taken from their vans every year.  No matter the size of your business, the impact of a vehicle theft or break-in can be devastating. Aside from the obvious, your insurance premiums increasing, you will also... Read More


Scruffs Workwear. Winter Warmer Deals

Scruffs Workwear is the UK’s fastest growing safety footwear & workwear brand, and is proudly designed and owned by BPT. Launched in 2003, it has developed rapidly and has always strived to be bigger and better, to challenge convention, and to do things differently. Scruffs works hard to lead the way with performance, functional workwear that consumers are proud to be seen in. Whether working in cold, wet or dry conditions the outcome will always be the same – the highest levels of comfort & protection and striking styling that... Read More