Locking Systems

Essential details regarding the locking systems offered for sale with our hidden bookcase & mirror doors, including three distinct opener options and a battery backup system, are available for your convenience. Locks can be acquired simultaneously when placing your door order, while retro orders can be conveniently placed by clicking on the photo links below.


Video: Introduction to powered locks

Introduction to powered locking systems

Learn more about the different types of locking systems

mechanical key lock

Mechanical Key Lock

Mechanical Key Locks are available to purchase when ordering your door. They operate only from the front side of the bookcase doors. Already have a door and would like to purchase a mechanical key lock? Simply click the link below.

Electronic strike lock

Electronic Strike

Available when ordering your door, our Electronic Strikes are rated at 1,000 foot pounds of resistance. They can be paired with the three types of controllers that we provide (see below).

300psi Electromagnetic lock

300 PSI Electromagnetic Lock

EML are only available on our Double Bookcase Doors and are available at checkout. EML can be paired with any one of the three controllers we provide (see below)

Lock Controllers (openers)

Key FOB Remote, Programmable Key Pad, Bio-Metric Thumbprint readers are compatible with both Electronic and Electromagnetic Locking Systems. All controllers requires a standard 110v outlet on the inside of the room. Controllers are hard wired on site.


remote key FOB openers for locking systems
Programmable key pad entry for locking systems
Thumbprint scanner for locking systems
battery back up system

Battery Backup System

Battery Back-up System is plug and play, no wiring necessary. This system keeps your locking system secure for hours in the even power goes out. Simply plug your locking system's power packs into them; you can even charge
your cell phones


HOW TO VIDEO (full list)

  • Receiving your order
  • Double Door Assembly
  • Single Door Installation
  • Installing an Out-Swing Double Door
  • Alpha Mirror Door Installation
  • Installing a Self Latching Mechanism
  • How to finish off the Bottom of an Alpha Door
  • Complete Introduction to Powered Locking Systems
  • How to wire a Key Fob
  • How to wire a Key Pad
  • How to wire a Thumbprint Reader

Click here to see a full list of our How To Videos