Blog, Announcements and Security Advice

Paxlock Battery Change ‘How-To’ Video

If we’ve not mentioned Paxton’s very brilliant Paxlock to you recently, then you need to ask us about it. We’ve installed an incredible amount over the last 12 months, and the majority of them have gone to our existing Net2 customers who just wanted to add a cost effective extra door to their system. Paxton Paxlock with single Net2 Fob However, the fact that the Paxlock can be retro fitted to pretty much any door doesn’t come without it’s minor catch… [...]

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The Truth Behind Locksmith Adverts

We’ve been asked to write a quick and helpful guide for finding a reliable locksmith in the UK Unfortunately, the majority of locksmiths are so desperate for work, they literally advertise anything to help them get it. As a reputable company, we’ve been asked by a collection of neighbourhood watch groups to write a short piece for them to publish about the lies and false claims that litter the locksmith industry’s advertising. So let’s get started on the Top 5 Misleading [...]

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Safe as houses… Underfloor safes explained.

Underfloor safes explained in our handy guidance blog. Questions of location, fitting and moisture levels all answered in this informative article. A little over 5 years ago, Rossells was one of the only places in the area where you could purchase a safe for your home, along with the likes of Macro and Argos (if quality wasn’t as much of a concern). Now although the internet has introduced much good, it has also brought  waves of sellers who are more [...]

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SIPs Door Entry and Intercom Systems

Door Intercoms are great; we’ve all used them and until it’s gone, you take it for granted quite how much time and security being able to identify somebody at the door before letting them in creates. So today we’re discussing Entry Intercom Systems, and more specifically: Advanced SIPs Entry Systems. Rossells have been installing entry systems for the last 30 years and over time the features, call quality and security of them have improved considerably. The switch to ‘IP’ intercom [...]

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What is a Master Suite?

Here at Rossells, as a registered member of the MLA, a recognised Union Super Centre and an Assa Stockist, we can tailor to any of your security requirements and pride ourselves in being one of the best places you can go for expert advice, supply of suitable materials and professional onsite installations when it comes to security.   When it comes to running a business, or just wanting some increased control over access to your home, you want to be on [...]

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New Home – New Locks

The TODO list when moving house can seem endless, however there is one very important thing that should be close to the top of everyone’s list: You need to change your locks. Firstly: If you’ve just moved into a new home, congratulations! Whether you’re buying your first home, or moving into another.. these are stressful but exciting times for everyone. If a key is used to enter your home and items are stolen, your contents insurance is invalid.. void.. [...]

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Double Glazing, UPVC / Composite, MultiPoint Lock Repairs and Replacement

We have had an alarming number of our customers suggest to our locksmiths that they didn’t realise we repaired locks to UPVC and Composite doors. So here we’re giving a brief insight as to what we do and the services we provide. Multipoint locks have now been on the market ever since the first UPVC (Plastic) doors were installed over 20 years ago. Around one year after this, they began to require servicing and replacing, so Rossells started to [...]

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