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25/08/2021
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Why Garrison Locks Are The Company That You Have Been Looking For

Despite perhaps not being the most well-known company in the UK, there is no-denying that Garrison Locks has had a major impact on firms up-and-down the country. We have made a name for ourselves as one of the most reliable and reputable suppliers of van-related products, and this is a task that we take incredibly seriously. In order to showcase why we are deserving of our position, we have taken the liberty of detailing below some of the reasons that customers continue to come to us for help. Immaculate Reputation... Read More

25/08/2021

Transit Van Security Measures That You May Not Have Considered

Up-and-down the country, tradespeople are coming to the realisation that if they want their livelihoods to be protected against the efforts of criminals, they will need to take the necessary steps to drastically overhaul the security measures that they currently have in-place. Whilst you may feel that this is overkill, the reality of the situation is that you have assets housed within your vehicle that you can seldom do-without. Below, you can find Garrison Locks take on the security options that are up to the required standard. Slam Handle Kit... Read More

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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

15/07/2021
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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

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Ford Custom, Transit mk8 door attack – Trending

The attacks on the Ford Custom and Transit MK8 are increasing by the week. A few years ago it was the drivers door lock that was attacked and with Ford addressing the issue with security updates to the software and the Hykee replock replacement it was only a matter of time before thieves attacked a different area of the van. Thieves are now attacking the mechanical latches and the only way to get to these is to drill, spike or tear a hole in the door exposing the mechanism. Once... Read More

18/06/2021
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Slam Locks – Everything That You Need To Know

If you were to conduct a survey amongst tradesmen in the UK, in regards to the type of additional security measure they believed to be most-effective at protecting their vehicles, the results would undoubtedly come back in overwhelming favour of slam handle kits. These units are constructed in a rather simple fashion, yet have proven time-and-again to be well-worth investing in. However, you might lack the knowledge needed to form an opinion on these units. Here at Garrison Locks, we are pleased to be able to use our not-inconsiderable amount... Read More

18/06/2021
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Van Storage Methods That You Don’t Want To Overlook

In the UK, it would amaze you to learn about the seemingly-endless number of trade-vehicle owners that do not spend their finances on high-end storage products. Instead, they allow their equipment to rattle around the back of their vehicles, slowly-but-surely declining from a quality perspective. As a retailer which has operated in this field for a number of years, Garrison Locks is familiar with the most prominent of these – we have taken the liberty of highlighting these below. We hope that our descriptions will enable you to make an... Read More

18/06/2021
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Would You Be Well-Served By Buying A Padlock For Your Trade Vehicle?

As someone that heavily relies on their trade vehicle to bring in a modest income, it is perfectly natural that you will want to do all that you can to safeguard your investment. Van security is something that is routinely overlooked, and this can lead to catastrophic results. If you believe that the time has come to upgrade your existing measures, it would not be the worst idea in the world to start examining the padlocks available to you. Here to explain why this would be a shrewd move, are... Read More

05/05/2021
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Why Do Criminals Consistently Target Trade Vehicles?

Those of you that have been utilising a trade vehicle for an extended period of time will certainly be well-aware of the risks that are associated with owning one of these. Over the years, these have proven to be an incredibly popular target for criminals, as they were perceived to be relatively easy to get into. Although security measures have improved, the trend ceases to go away. Below, you can learn as to why this is the case, courtesy of the Garrison Locks’ specialists. Unattended Vehicle Unfortunately, there are numerous... Read More