uPVC Lock Repairs

uPVC Lock Repairs

Every household and business at some point requires lock replacement services for their doors. Our locksmiths have observed from experience that the locks on the doors of most houses and businesses are very old. Some of these locks are so old and rusty that they have started to fall apart from usage.

The uPVC door locks and mechanisms are made by different manufacturers from different parts of the world. However, despite the many different variants and designs of the uPVC locks and mechanism, the same essential principle is applied in their functionality. At Worcester Locksmith, we are familiar with the different variants and designs of the uPVC locks and mechanisms as well as their functional principle.

uPVC doors use a kind of lock known as a “multi-point locking mechanism” that is not unique to it alone. This multi-point locking mechanism is sometimes used on wooden composite doors. It is normal for other issues to arise when this device malfunctions in the closed and locked position. There are usually signs that notify you when the system is about to malfunction.

Here are some of the signs to tell if the lock mechanism may be beginning to fail to include:
When you lock a door by pulling up the handle and you have to force it because it has become harder, check if the door lock works with the door open. If it does, then the door simply needs realigning and there is no problem with the mechanism. If the door won’t open or close, it might be either a problem with the euro cylinder or the mechanism.

No matter what the problem might be with your uPVC lock and mechanism, Worcester Locksmith has the skill and expertise to handle the situation. We have a wide range of the most common replacement products in our inventory and we usually solve most problems we encounter in one visit. In the event that we cannot resolve the problem in one visit, we will install a temporary lock in the door, so you can use it pending when a replacement lock is acquired.

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, Worcester Locksmith Services Ltd has a range of locksmith services to offer. Our technicians can change the locking mechanism on your uPVC door with a variety of different locks and cylinders.

We understand how important it is for people wanting security for their property, so our engineers are fully qualified and expertly trained before they start work on anything at all, no matter what size the project may be! You will get high-security standards every time under these circumstances because we take pride in the work we do.

It is dependent on what type of lock you want and how many locks are needed. For example, if you have two doors that need new handles and both use keys, it will usually come in at around £100-£170 per door, including adding a keyhole for each handle. If there’s one door with a deadbolt set that requires four holes drilled into the frame – including replacing cabinet hinges or replacing some existing screws in your current hardware – we’re looking at roughly £250 because more work needs to be done than just installing a simple knob.

Contacting a locksmith can be a lifesaver when the mechanism on your uPVC door is broken. A professional locksmith like Worcester Locksmith Services Ltd will be able to rekey your door, often in under an hour.

If you find yourself in a situation where your uPVC door lock mechanism is broken, don’t worry! There’s an easy solution. Simply call Worcester Locksmith Services Ltd, and we’ll be able to fix the problem for you.

The uPVC door locking mechanism can be adjusted by turning the screw that’s attached to it. A locksmith will help you with this, but the main point is that if your door has been kicking back or sticking for some time, then adjusting it will make a world of difference.

Our locksmith will be able to demonstrate how they work in person, but essentially it functions as an additional security measure that prevents your window from being opened without first deactivating the locking device on the inside of the house. It can make a huge difference if someone breaks through your front door because then all they’ll find is another layer of protection between themselves and access to your property!

If you’ve lost your keys and need to get inside your house urgently, there’s an easy way around being locked out – contact us today! We’ll be over in no more than 45 minutes to let you back into your home without any problems whatsoever. This service doesn’t cost anything extra either, so don’t hesitate when the locksmith emergency arises.

Our representatives are always available to receive your call. Contact us today to get a FREE quote. We will be glad to hear from you.
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