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Patio door locks - different problems.

Posted by Kevin Readman on Thursday, September 13, 2012, In : Patio doors 

Over the last couple of weeks Doctor Lock Locksmiths have been to three patio doors where the lock would not lock properly. In one of these cases the solution was simply to adjust the screws on the frame so that the lock could engage correctly. In one of the other jobs some furniture had been taken through the doorway by a (rather careless) removal company and the door had become misaligned, the frame had also been bent. Again this could be solved fairly quickly. The third job was a little mo...


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Think you need a new door? Maybe you don't!

Posted by Kevin Readman on Saturday, May 5, 2012, In : UPVC 

Got called out to look a patio door that wouldn't close today. Customer had been told by two door and window companies that she would have to replace the whole unit. As you can imagine this would have been rather expensive. The problem she was having was that the door would slide across but the bottom of the door would not move in to the frame meaning that the door could not be tilted to close it. The problem was that one of the bogey wheels on the underside of the door had become detached f...


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