America’s Top Lock Manufacturers – Part 1
Many customers we service require certain types of locks that have a higher security level or a more advanced lock mechanism. In this edition of our blog we will review some of the more known Lock brands we use at Best Buy Lock.
In business since 1845, Yale manufactured the first compact cylinder pin lock. They’re a well-known manufacturer and distributor. All locksmiths are acquainted with the Yale brand which is considered a very reliable brand. Yale is one of the oldest international brands in the world and probably the best-known name in the locking industry. The Yale history captures major innovations that have marked the evolution not just of Yale, but of the entire locking industry.
Weiser Locks offer fashionable locks, handles, and knobs for interior and exterior doors. Their locks are secure and aesthetically pleasing. So much so, they can be seen in films and in the homes of many celebrities. They are the makers of a touchpad electronic deadbolt which allows temporary access for service personnel. Weiser is a recognized leader in innovation and product development providing high quality Fashion Doorware™ and offering a variety of solutions for both consumers and dealers.
Master Lock is used in nearly every household in America. They’re used in homes, businesses, schools, and many industries. Extremely popular and secure, almost every locksmith will be familiar and able to assist with locks made by this manufacturer. Master Lock is recognized around the world as the authentic, enduring name in padlocks and security products. Since our founding in 1921, they have worked hard to earn and maintain the trust of our customers by delivering on our promise of strength and quality and by continually setting new standards for lock design, application and performance. As the largest global manufacturer and marketer of padlocks, we continue to build our founder’s passion for innovation, quality, and compelling value into our expanding lines of security solutions.
Kwikset manufactures residential door locks and door hardware. Deadbolts, door knobs, keyless entry locks, and door levers are their specialties. Any locksmith in America can operate Kwikset brand products because they’re almost as popular as Master Lock (mentioned above).
Sentry locks and safes are well known too. Their line of safes is widely used and they’re great products for protecting valuables.
American Lock manufactures locks for outdoor security and industrial security as well as many different types of padlocks. There are important items that must remain outdoors that often need to be locked for security purposes.