Why is Schlage so expensive?
Since Schlage locks are made of stronger materials, and provide far greater security than Kwikset locks, they also come with a higher price tag.
What is a HM door?
Hollow metal doors are one of the most common types of doors used in commercial and industrial environments. A hollow metal door is composed of a steel frame that has steel panels laminated to both sides. The door is typically equipped with mounts for hinges and a pocket for a mortise lock.
Are Schlage locks good quality?
While notably more expensive than the standard Kwikset and Defiant deadbolts, Schlage locks have a reputation of being of higher quality as well.
How thick are commercial doors?
Standard metal doors are 1-3/4″ thick and are prime coat painted.
What are commercial locks?
What is a commercial grade lock? A commercial grade lock is one with a stronger rating, as determined by the Builders Home Manufacturers Association, the official trade association for manufacturers of building hardware. The Association is credited by the American National Standards Institute to perform such gradings.
What kind of locks does Schlage make?
8 • Schlage • L Series Schlage L9000 Series Our L9000 Series locks are ideal for use in schools, hospitals and factories, where the finest hardware must also deliver consistent, dependable operation and stand up to constant use and abuse. The right lock for every application Schlage L400 Series
Why choose Schlage L9000 series locks?
Schlage L9000 Series Our L9000 Series locks are ideal for use in schools, hospitals and factories, where the finest hardware must also deliver consistent, dependable operation and stand up to constant use and abuse. The right lock for every application
Which Schlage L series commercial levers feature knurling?
Choose from three variations of thumbturn locks that help you meet the demands of specialized commercial projects. Tactile warning (knurling) Schlage L Series commercial levers feature knurling only on the outside lever unless otherwise specified. This feature is available on the following lever models:
How does a Schlage l9453 lock work?
SchlageANSI L9453 F20 LV9453 Entrance lock Latchbolt retracted by knob/lever from either side unless outside is locked by 20° rotation of thumbturn. Deadbolt thrown or retracted by 90° rotation of thumbturn. When locked, key outside or knob/lever inside retracts deadbolt and latchbolt simultaneously.