Door Lever Handle Install Instructional Video

Door Lever Handle Installation Instructional Video

How-to video showing the installation of a lever door handle. Need to have the locks changd or rekeyed on your homes exterior doors? In Tucson give us call us day or night at (520) 214-5315https://locksmith-near-me-tucson-az.com/residential-locksmith/door-lever-handle-installation-instructional-video/

Posted by Locksmith Near Me in Tucson on Friday, May 11, 2018

How to Install a Door Lever Handle

Video transcript:

What we have here is an entry-level set and a deadbolt. We have the lever set with a thumb turn and lock. This will obviously go on the outside, this will go on the inside and locking deadbolt inside and outside. Single-sided so it only takes a key on one side. And we're going to install it in the practice door. This is the latch. In this instance we're going to install this as though it's a right-handed door so the door is going to close that way. So this obviously needs to go in this direction so that the door is prevented from opening by this latch on the flat side. So that will go in first. We fasten the latch into the door using the two screws provided. Now with this half moon shape, in this particular brand, that's going to go inside, this is our lock it lockable side, that's going to go on the outside and this has to match up with the same shape there. And in order to insert that we need to push that slightly inward. Slide it in and then the two fasteners match there. Then we install the lever. And again, that has a matching half moon on this side to match up with this side and then the little white knob in the center is going to be inserted into this tail piece. And as you can see this is designed with a with a space here that covers the screw hole, so rather than fighting this we're just going to take this off with the provided allen wrench. Take this off for now out of our way. We're going to line this up to where this half moon and that button line up with the tail piece and this actuator here. And now we're going to install the lever and tighten it down with the allen wrench.

ABUS Padlock Z-Bar Key Retainer

How to remove the Z-bar key retainer on an ABUS padlock

Here's how you can easily remove or add the z-bar key retainer on an ABUS padlock. A key retainer prevents you from removing the key from the padlock when the shackle is in the open position. This can prevent you from accidentally leaving it unlocked or locking the key inside whatever you are securing.

Video transcript:

"We're going to go over how to eliminate the key retaining feature on this ABUS padlock that's keyed to a Schlege key. Right now, the way the lock functions works, you put the key in when it's unlocked. You can't turn the key back and remove it. That's a key retaining feature. So, the way that we eliminate that feature. Open the lock with the key. Take a Phillips screw driver. Remove the core and there's a little Z-bar in the bottom of the actuator well. I'll knock it out of there and you can see. This is the little Z-bar that is in there that's what retains the key. Without that we put the lock back together secure the core back in the lock remove the key insert the key unlock it and we can remove the key and lock it without the key. If we want to reinstate that feature, then we simply remove the core. Make sure that this little black dot is showing. That side goes up. And this goes in that little notch in the middle of the actuator. Then we slide the core back in. You may need to turn the key to seat that properly. You hear that click. Our screw is still in the shackle hole. Secure that then we can remove the key. See the key unlock it but it won't turn back to the home position and be able to be removed unless it's locked again, and it snaps back into that position.

And you're done."

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Installation of New Door Handle & Lock Hardware

Locksmith Near Me in Tucson provides fast and professional service for the installation, service and repair of door handles, knobs and locks for home and business. Our mobile locksmith technicians can professionally repair and rekey the locks and deadbolts on your home or upgrade your home security to the latest home security technology with keyless entry systems that use keypads and Bluetooth technology that enables you to control and manage your home locks and security remotely.

For businesses we can service, replace or upgrade your emergency door exits, install high-security locks, rekey existing office locks and create master key systems for your entire building.

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All the different doors in your home require different kinds of levers and knobs with their own specific locking options. From outdoor hardware that can have keyed handlesets, keypads and deadbolts to indoor bedroom and bathroom knobs that can be either keyed or have a push or turn button for locking.

Along with the myriad of different door knobs, levers and locks to choose from also comes the expertise and tools to install them properly. Wood doors and metal doors may require different tools. From drills and chisels to measuring tapes to power screw drivers. The correct tool and knowledge is required for a professional installation.

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Home Door Lock Handle Install

All the different doors in your home require different kinds of levers and knobs with their own specific locking options. From outdoor hardware that can have keyed handlesets, keypads and deadbolts to indoor bedroom and bathroom knobs that can be either keyed or have a push or turn button for locking.

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