UAP Limited Join the Office of Fair Trading to Warn About Bogus Callers

Latest Consumer Direct figures[1] reveal there were over 1766 doorstep selling complaints in the North West in 2011. In a push to protect the vulnerable, UAP Limited is joining forces with the OFT’s Summer Doorstep Selling campaign, empowering local residents to deal with untoward doorstep sellers.

Research conducted on behalf of the Office of Fair Trading highlights the elderly as being particularly at risk of doorstep selling scams. The OFT have published a list of tips on how to deal with doorstep sellers, these include not signing on the spot, being wary of special offers or warnings about the home, always shop around for the best price and checking the traders identity. ... read more >

LEEDS UNITED UNVEIL UAP TRADELOCKS AS NEW SOUTH STAND SPONSOR!

Leeds United are pleased to announce that UAP TradeLocks have signed an agreement to become the Official South Stand sponsor of Leeds United.

The new agreement will see the UAP brand adorn the mid fascia of the stand along with the complete front fascia of the South Stand roof stand. The UAP brand name will also appear on the exterior of the South Stand, directly overlooking the busy Elland Road both on matchdays and non-matchdays. ... read more >

UAP CLOSE THE DOOR ON FIRE SPREADING RISK

With over 45,000 fires in homes in 2010-11*, and a recent report finding that the figure could be double this as many domestic fires go unreported, fire safety door hardware has never been more important. Which is way we are pleased to announce that our Firecheck range is now complete with the launch of the UAP Architectural Door Closer.

Our Architectural Door Closer is size 3 and available in a silver or black finish and has a two valve adjustment to incorporate closing and latching speeds. They include universal applications – none handed for standard top jamb and come as either parallel or corner bracket fit. ... read more >

ADD VALUE TO YOUR DOORS WITH INCREASED SECURITY

Our extensive range of security products are ideal for adding value to your doors, whilst also leaving your customers reassured about their safety.

For the ultimate security accessory why not consider adding one of our Identity Card Slots? Age UK and the Metropolitan Police actively campaign that homeowners should always check the ID of doorstep callers before allowing them entry to their property. ... read more >

UAP RELEASE THE MAGIC OF HIDDEN FIX

We have launched our innovative new door knocker which eliminates the need for measuring, drilling and bolting. The Hidden Fix Door Knocker has a super-strong, waterproof adhesive covering so fixing a door knocker has never been easier.

The demand for “hidden fix” door furniture has grown over the last three years beginning with handles and moving onto door knockers. ... read more >

UAP CYLINDERS NOW AN OPTION FOR BORG CUSTOMERS!

We are pleased to announce that Borg Locks now offer our UAP+ Zero Lift Cylinder as an option with their Key Override Gate Locks. This is great news for us as we have enjoyed a good working relationship with Borg Locks for the past six months since we became the master distributor for their digi-locks.

UAP became Borg’s master distributor in the UK in January when UAP Managing Director David Jennings decided we needed to take on a high quality digi-lock range to coincide with the opening of our trade counter. Borg has the best product in the industry, with the key models in their range having a patent anti tension plate, so it became obvious that they were a perfect match for UAP. ... read more >

UAP TRADELOCKS PURCHASE RIGHTS TO CHRIS BELCHER TOOLS

UAP TradeLocks are delighted to announce the purchase of the rights to renowned Locksmith and Engineer, Chris Belcher’s curtain picks and other related tools. Chris has worked with UAP over the years to develop some fantastic tools that allow users to open safes and mortice locks.

Chris, who runs Bel-Chèr Locksmiths & Safe Engineers in Plymouth, has designed an array of tools which make up part of the UAP TradeLocks Signature Range, including the RPCP range which is highly acclaimed around the globe. Chris will continue working with UAP over the next few months on some exciting new innovations. ... read more >