Are all Chubb locks the same?

Are all Chubb locks the same?

In short, nothing will change other than the name on the packaging. They are still ‘Chubb at Heart’. The locks and replacement products will still be manufactured by the same people and still be available through the same stockists.

Are Chubb locks BS3621?

BS3621 British Standard locks Often referred to as ‘Chubb locks’, Mortice Locks are an Insurance must have in most cases. We supply & fit BS3621 insurance approved Sash and Deadlocks. BS3621 is the most popular standard known to most for locks on doors.

Is a Chubb lock a mortice lock?

Explore our large range of Chubb 5 Lever mortice locks. Bought out in 2010 by Union and Yale, the Chubb 5 Lever mortice locks range is now manufactured by Union to the same exacting standards, so you can be assured of their reliability and quality.

Are Chubb Locks still available?

The products are still sold, but rebranded as Yale and Union locks, other well known brands owned by Assa Abloy.

How do I know if my locks are BS3621?

One way to check your front or back door locks are conforming to BS3621 is to look for the British Standard Kitemark (BSI) on the faceplate of the lock. The faceplate of the lock is viewable when you open the door; you should also see the specific standard number e.g. BS3621 stamped on the plate.

What does BS3621 mean?

BS3621 is a British Standard for locks fitted to doors, designed so we can easily know that a lock is of a good, theft-resistant standard. This standard is most often specified for final exit doors on a property (front and back doors) as these are the most prone to break-in attempts.

Can I change my own locks?

Many door locks, however, are DIY-friendly and come with installation instructions. Rekeying door locks. In apartment complexes, this is now the most common way of changing locks on a door. You’ll pay $15 to $25 for a kit that allows you to rekey the locks yourself.

How much does it cost to change the locks?

Locksmith Charges

Hourly rate $50 – $100
Emergency trip charge $100 – $150
Rekey lock average $20 – $50
Changing locks $75 per hour
Home key unlocking $100 – $200

Where are union locks made?

UNION brand has an extensive range of lock products for both residential and business properties. It has a presence is in more than 80 countries. The quality locks are produced in England by well-trained team of engineers.