Due to the high level of security, uPVC doors continue to be popular with homeowners. The multipoint locking systems on these doors add an extra layer of protection compared to standard deadbolts on timber doors. However, uPVC door locks can be extremely complicated to replace or repair.
So if you have a faulty uPVC lock, it’s important to seek out an experienced uPVC repair specialist. Not all locksmith companies are experts in uPVC, so always be sure to check. And when it comes to uPVC door lock replacement, seek advice before you buy as many locks look the same.
Here’s a guide to how they work, and how you should go about repairing uPVC doors if yours is no longer working.