Removing a deadbolt lock requires access to the inside of the door from which the lock is to be removed, a screwdriver and minimal, mechanical knowledge. In most cases the deadbolt is easily removed with only a Phillips screwdriver, but some deadbolts require an Allen wrench to remove the faceplate to get to the screws holding the mechanism in place.Know More
If the deadbolt lock is being replaced it is recommended to have the new one on hand before removing the old one. This is to make sure that the home or office is secured with a lock and not left open for extended periods of time.
Change the combination on the deadbolt of a Schlage door by entering the deadbolt programming code and then pressing the button marked Schlage at the top of the keypad. Once the keypad turns blue, press the number 1, and enter a new four-digit user code. Confirm the code by entering it again. The Schlage button turns green as confirmation that programming was successful.Full Answer >
The main parts of a door lock include the knob, the dead latch, the rose insert, the strike plate and the key. Technically, only the inside of a knob is directly related to the locking mechanism.Full Answer >
A Wi-Fi door lock is a lock that is controlled by a keypad, but it also can be used over a Wi-Fi network. The lock is controlled with a computer or a cellphone application.Full Answer >
Window screens pop out of a window frame with a small amount of pressure applied from the inside of the home; screen doors may be held in place with screws at the top and bottom of the frame that need removing. It is also possible to remove and replace the aluminum screen in a window frame.Full Answer >