Allegion 101

Dig in to valuble educational resources with Allegion's 101 video series. You'll gain a better understanding of the door and frame, with tips on how to secure, control, hang, and protect the door.


Learn about these topics and more:

  • Door construction, hardware reinforcements 
  • Frame profiles, anchors, masonry & drywall frames
  • Common lock functions & the openings you’ll use them on
  • How a cylinder lock works
  • Important terms to know in the world of keying & key systems
  • How a closer works & how to adjust for speed & control
  • Interpretting model numbers 

iDigHardware Code Support

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