Restricted, Patented, Security, and UL437 High Security Key Systems

Restricted, Patented, Security, and UL437 High Security Key Systems

There’s a common misconception of key security, and it goes like this: “As long as your key is stamped with ‘Do not Duplicate’, everything will be ok!” If only it were that easy. It’s a common practice to stamp keys with “Do Not Duplicate” and adopting an optimistic...
Keying Overview: Part 1

Keying Overview: Part 1

A proper and maintained key system is the first defense against loss and liability issues. Whether you are securing a space within a building due to HR or Confidential Client records or securing valuable assets, you should respect your key system with the same...
Where Are My Frames: A Guide to Delivery Expectations

Where Are My Frames: A Guide to Delivery Expectations

We’ve all asked or been asked, “Where are my frames?” First and foremost, each project will vary, but there are some delivery expectations that you can keep in mind when trying to piece together a timeline for your project. GETTING ALL THE RIGHT COMPONENTS From the...
Safety Devices: Exit Doors, Panic Devices, and Fire Devices

Safety Devices: Exit Doors, Panic Devices, and Fire Devices

SAFETY IS PRIORITY NUMBER ONE Everyone wants to make sure their building is safe. That’s why we have required safety features, safety devices, and rules that must be incorporated in new buildings. Safety may not be the first thing discussed in a building’s plans, but...
Did You Know We Have Installation and Repair Services?

Did You Know We Have Installation and Repair Services?

Not only does Midwest Door & Hardware help you with your specifications and orders, but we can also make the installation process easier. Doors play a significant role in the overall look and feel of your building. We want to make sure they look good, but it’s...
First Impressions Start & End at the Door

First Impressions Start & End at the Door

One of the first things your customer does when they interact with your business is walk through your front door. Your front doors have the power to enhance or undermine the overall strength and credibility of your company. The entrance to your building establishes a...