About BanhamBanham Lock
Banham Group is easily one of the well-known lock brands in London. It has continued to live up to expectation since its inception in 1926. The company is recognised as one of the largest suppliers of fire prevention and anti-burglary systems. Not only in London but in the whole of the United Kingdom.
In the nearly one century of the company’s history, Banham has built a reputation as a trustworthy and highly reliable brand in the security industry. The company is a gold standard member of the National Security Inspectorate. It is an accredited member of the Master Locksmiths Association (MLA). Their security doors, safes, door locks, and access control entry systems are highly trusted in London.
Banham locks Design
The Banham range of products includes thumb turns, rim deadbolts, and lever mortise deadlocks, manufactured in a meticulous process that combines the latest modern technology with a nearly century-old experience in the security industry. Banham locks will differ in design depending on the type and model of the lock. Their rim deadbolts usually come in a variety of finishes including polished brass and chrome. The L2000 Rim Deadbolt in particular, is well suited for doors with a thickness of 30mm to 50mmm. For doors with a thickness of over 50mm, their cylinders will have to be extended.
Banham is respected by London locksmiths for their unique key registration system, which the company has registered as a patent and copyright. The system has a cylinder and a key, as well as a 6-pin drill resistant cylinder not to be found anywhere else. Also part of their key registration system is a secure 10” striker plate built into the door frame and a saw-resistant steel bolt, all for the highest level of security.
What is the history of Banham?
The company’s rich history began in 1926. William Banham created the original automatic latch bolt lock after his wife’s dress shop had been repeatedly broken into. From then on, Banham began to manufacture locks of the highest standard. The company has become a leader in the security industry, especially recognised for their excellent fire prevention and anti-burglary security systems.
The family owned business has gone from manufacturing locks alone to providing a whole range of high security services and products. They now offer fire alarms, access control systems, safes, CCTV monitors, door entry systems, among others. Since their first showroom was opened in Oxford Street, the company has continued to expand and now has showrooms across the South East
How much do Banham locks cost in London?
Banham locks come at highly competitive prices with their L2000 Rim Deadbolt priced around £194, while their M2002 Mortice Deadlock will cost about £182.
How secure are Banham locks?
Banham has received the popular Metropolitan Police Awards 8 times in a row as a result of the low rate of false police alerts, indicating that their products are exceedingly secure.