Lockline Locksmiths York are experts in UPVC door lock replacement and if you have a UPVC door lock mechanism broken we can repair it. We cover York and the surrounding area. Our small team offer customers a quick efficient and cost effective solution to all your UPVC door problems. Below are some of the common problems we regularly encounter when repairing UPVC door locks and also answers to the common question we get asked.
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If your UPVC door is not working as smoothly as it once did and its difficult to open and close its important to get it looked at by a locksmith who specialises in UPVC door repairs.
If you don't get the problem fixed quickly it will just get worse and this will eventually lead to the UPVC door lock mechanism failing and leaving the door stuck in the locked position.
Once your in this situation it can be a more costly fix as you may be locked out or locked in whichever the case may be.
UPVC doors are supported from the hinged side so over time its normal for them to sag in the frame.
This causes the door and frame to become misaligned and when this happens the locking points don't line up properly. Early signs are of this are when your door handle is harder to lift into the locking position, or the key is harder to turn.
We offer a full UPVC door lock replacement and repair service including opening jammed or faulty multi point locks, re-aligning doors and frames and replacing multi point locks.
Lockline Locksmiths can do a quick check on your door to see if any issues you may have are due to poor door alignment and carry out any necessary adjustment to get your door working smoothly again.
For any UPVC door issues Call Darran at Lockline Locksmiths on 01904 750005
The front door on your house usually gets the most use, so over time your door locking mechanism can fail.
If your door is properly aligned in the frame then mechanism failure is actually not that common. Usually a broken or failed mechanism is because of poor door alignment in the frame. This problem if left over time will put stress on the internal working of your door's locking mechanism and it will eventually fail or break leaving you unable to operate your door properly.
Whatever has caused the problem we can help. There are literally hundreds of different types of UPVC door mechanisms out there so for this reason we carry a large stock of replacement parts, mechanisms and parts for UPVC doors to get your door working perfectly again.
The internal working of a UPVC door gearbox is a complex thing as it contains levers spring and ball bearing etc. Over time and with continued use these become worn, especially if it's your main entrance door. Again poor door misalignment can cause this part to fail leaving you unable to operate your door. Again there are hundreds of different UPVC door gearboxes out there so for this reason we carry a large stock of replacement gearboxes ensuring we can get your door repaired on the first visit.
If any part of your UPVC door mechanism is not working as it should or you are having trouble operating your door do not attempt to take it apart yourself call us at at Lockline and have the problem fixed as soon as possible.
Call Darran at Lockline Locksmith York on 01904 750005