Door Stopper Security Bar – A door security lock is a great way to add protection to your home. Install a security lock is not very hard, but if you are not careful with your measurements, you may wind up having to drill any additional holes that could look bad on your door. With this project we will install security lock unit together with the plate that holds the deadbolt mechanism. After installing security lock, you should install the strike plate in the door frame.
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Decide where you want to have the unit installed security lock on your Door Stopper Security Bar and make a mark at that point with a marker pen. Proposes to put security lock about 6 inches above the door handle. Remove the installation template from the security lock kit and place it on the door according to the manufacturer’s instructions. There will be a mark on the template to be the mark you made on the door to get the lock installed exactly where you want it.
Use drill sizes on the template, drill holes as instructed but do not remove the template yet. Drill security lock hole in the Door Stopper Security Bar by means of a screw security lock. The size of the screw required will be outlined in the installation kit. Drill a whole barrier in the side of the door by means of an auger drill. The size indicated on the template. Continue drilling until the screw piece stands by the side of the larger screw holes you just drilled for security lock assembly.
Use a router bit to follow the contours of the locking plate on the side of the door. Remove the template. Use a chisel and a hammer to hammer out the locking plate area on the side of the door to a depth equal to the thickness of the locking plate. Be careful not to damage the door. Mount the latch plate assembly in front of the door with the screws that came with the security lock kit. Install security lock assembly in the door and the locking device.