Welcome to Slingers 1858 Limited - Family run business since 1858. Suppliers of door handles, door knobs, locks, window handles and much more!

Slingers Ironmongers supplier of Architectural Ironmongery to the trade and retail.  Door scheduling service offered from our GAI qualified staff.

Slingers Ironmongers a family run business trading for over 150 years in Preston, Lancashire - the source for quality door knobs & handles, locks, window handles and ranges of door hardware & Festool power tools.


Architectural Ironmongery suppliers for over 150 years.  A family run business with family values.  We offer a full scheduling service and can supply your ironmongery door by door from handles, to locks, escutcheons and letter plates.  Our staff are qualified from The Guild of Architectural Ironmongers with years of experience in supplying door hardware and fixings.  We offer a full service solution and can help to guide you through all the pieces of ironmongery you require and suggest which locks and door fixings best suite certain door handles.  

Our experience is not just based in door handles and locks though.  We are a supplier of Festool Power tools and have a large showroom of these quality manufactured power tools.  Festool have a tool for almost any job.  They are built to last and our tool sales staff are experienced in offering advice on all the products available.  We provide demonstrations of tools and are happy to speak over the phone to advise on the tool technologies to meet your requirements.  If you require any power tools we can advise you on the different manufacturers and products due to the wide range we carry and our experience.


Carlisle Brass was established in the mid 80's and has become the UK's number one wholesale distributor of Architectural Ironmongery. The bulk of their products include door handles, door knockers, padlocks, and various other items, the majority of which, are made from solid brass, and are available in a variety of finishes such as chrome, satin chrome and Florentine bronze.

The combination of a 'European Quality' product range and technically experienced staff geared towards the Specification requirements of the industry proved an effective recipe and established the foundation on which Eurospec has grown and developed since.

Quality engineered architectural products at realistic prices including Door Handles and Hardware, Security Locks and Cylinders, Stainless Steel, Aluminium, Brass and P.V.D. all available ex-stock, making Eurospec one of the leading wholesalers in the UK today.

Eurospec is constantly striving to improve and develop its range and the appeal of its products and to accommodate the ever-shifting trends of the market.

HOPPE are Europe's leading manufacturer of door and window handles and one of the UK's leading suppliers of architectural ironmongery.

HOPPE products offer complete solutions for Commercial, Housing and Public Sector markets.
Under the ARRONE brand is an extensive range of products including door handles, pull handles, door closers, floor springs, panic and emergency exit devices, cylinders, access control, locks, shelving, hinges, disabled fittings, signs and accessories. With the complete range of HOPPE and ARRONE hardware, we are able to offer our customers a solution for their requirements.

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Finding quality door handles and associated products these days can be a minefield. We have hundreds of products on this site and thousands in our trade warehouse, if you can't find it on the site we probably have it in our shop. Door hardware has been sourced by Qualified Architectural Ironmongers. From fittings, fixtures and door cylinders we have the advice you need to ensure you have the ironmongery you need that not only will look good but also function effectively over the years.  Our products are sourced from good quality manufacturers and our designer handles and door knobs give that little something extra to your home or business.