Glass and Lock Co are a reputable, independently owned company. As a result of our outstanding customer service levels that we give, we now boast a high proportion of our work as either repeat or recommendation.

Glass and Lock Co can supply and fit any kind of lock, and where possible to British Standard. We can also carry out security and safety inspections and give expert advice on your current security measures.

Glass and Lock Co offer a free, no obligation written quotation on any lock related problems, domestic and commercial.

Leicester Locksmiths

We also offer a supply only or a supply and fit service. Local delivery service is available for supply only customers.

We do not work on an hourly rate (or quarter hourly rate, as some people charge! ) and no work will be carried out until a price for the complete job has been agreed.

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There are no call out charges during normal working hours 8 am – 4-30 pm Monday to Friday.

We do not charge for traveling or second visits.

We also carry a full Public Liability Insurance and all work is Guaranteed.

A 10% discount is available to all senior citizens.Locksmith in Leicester

Leicester Locksmiths client list include Local authorities, Housing associations, Student Accomodation, Estate Agents, Schools, Colleges, and Hospitals.


Locked out?

Insurance provider requiring you improve your current locks?

Moved house?

Whatever your security needs just simply call the above number now, for our fast, friendly and efficient Leicester locksmiths service.

Our insurance and security surveys are free of charge.

Leicester Locksmiths


  • Replacement locks
  • Insurance approved upgrades
  • Upvc & wood, door & window locks
  • Burglary repairs
  • Extra security
  • Keyed Alike Cylinders
  • Spy holes
  • Door bars & chains
  • Door closers
  • Patio door locks & anti lift devices
  • Padlocks fitted on sheds & gates
  • Garage door locks
  • Window & door grilles
  • Push button & digital locks
  • Police & insurance locks fitted
  • Suited systems

Multipoint Locks

If you would like a telephone or supply only quotation from Leicester Locksmiths you will need to identify the type of locking system that you have. There are many different makes of locking system and identifying a particular model can be difficult.

The information we require:

The manufacturer, the distance from the locking face strip to the spindle, the distance from the spindle to the centre of the cylinder, how many locking points and the type of locking points.

How To Identify your Multipoint Locking mechanism.

Most of the time the manufacturers name will be printed on the locking strip.
Some popular manufacturers are:

Winkhaus, ERA, Saracen, G U, Ferco, Millenco, KFV, Fuhr, Fullex, Avocet, WMS,

Lockmaster, Mila, Maco, Roto, Yale, Aubi, AGB, Safeware and Saracen.

Measuring the lock






Measure from the locking strip to the centre of the handle.
Measure from the centre of the handle to the centre of the cylinder.





Centre of the cylinder


Identify the locking points along the metal strip.

Although there are many different types of locking mechanisms, a typical identification would be:

Manufacturer = ERA

The distance from the locking face strip to the spindle = 35mm

The distance from the spindle to the centre of the cylinder = 92mm

Locking Points = 1 central deadbolt, 2 hooks and 2 rollers

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Glass And Lock Co (Locksmith Leicester) ~ 41 d Pipistrelle Way, Oadby, Leicester LE2 4QA