Why You Should Choose Carlisle Brass For Your Project

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Carlisle Brass are the UK’s largest specialised developer of door and window furniture for residential and commercial properties. Last year they sold £37m of hardware, including more than 2,100,000 door knobs and handles!

Since 1986 Carlisle Brass have designed, sourced & distributed their own brands through architectural ironmongers like More Handles to builders, joiners, new build developers, architects, property companies, 

Choose Carlisle Brass for your next project because of theirr quality, service and innovation:

  • Specified as standard by all top ten new home developers in the UK, and with 39 of the top 50
  • For the past 12 months we carried on average £10.1m of stock in our UK warehouses for next day delivery
  • We always have at least 96% of our 5,786 stock items in stock every day
  • For the past 12 months we introduced 1039 new products to the market, refreshing 18% of our entire range
  • For the past 12 months we shipped 923,556 order lines with 0.32% quality defect rate

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  • The widest range of beautiful hardware – as of 1st April 2015 there are 5,786 items in the range, and 96.7% were on the shelf for next day delivery.



  • In the past 12 months Carlisle Brass delivered 923,556 order lines to our resellers with 96.59% on time, next day.

    In the past 12 months on average Carlisle Brass carried £10,161835 of stock so that we can always supply, next day.

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  • In the past 12 months Carlisle Brass have introduced 1039 new stock items, 18% of our entire range



  • The defect rate across all Carlisle Brass products in the past 12 months was 0.32%

    39 of the 50 largest new home builders in the UK, specify Carlisle Brass as standard

  • In the past 12 months Carlisle Brass delivered 923,556 order lines to customers:

    • 96.59% were shipped on time, next day 
    • Warehouse pick accuracy was 99.73%
  • In the past 12 months Carlisle Brass spent £203,347 just on managing product testing & accreditation alone

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  • One of the few UK companies that still make hinges, locks & emergency exit hardware in its own CE, BSI and Certifire approved factorY

  • In house cylinder shop for rapid turnaround of master key, keyed alike and specialist locking options

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More Handles are located round the corner from Carlisle Brass and therefore have a unique situation and are able to despatch any Carlisle Brass products for next day delivery.  As the UK's largest internet stockist More Handles have a special relationship with Carlisle Brass and with many of our directors and staff coming directly from Carlisle Brass we really are the experts on their range of products.

Choose More Handles and Carlisle Brass for your next project and see the difference yourself.