Ensuring Your Safety


We are so confident in the unprecedented level of security offered by the Federal UCF Locking Cylinder used in our doors, that in the unfortunate event your home is broken into by means of snapping the cylinder, we will offer £1,000 in compensation.

Terms & conditions apply. See below for full details.

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The Federal UCF lock will remain secure after forced entry snapping attacks and in most cases will still be operable with the key from the inside. This means that you won’t be trapped inside your home should the lock be attacked. Given that we offer this unprecedented level of security on Federal UCF locks we have the confidence to state that in the unfortunate event that a burglar was able to gain access to your property by snapping the Federal UCF cylinder then Brisant Secure will pay £1000 in compensation to the homeowner.

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About £1,000 Guarantee:

Should a burglary take place within 10 years from the point of installation and entry was achieved by snapping a Federal UCF lock, our partners, Brisant Secure, will pay you £1000. To activate your guarantee just complete this form within 28 days of your installation. If you would like to make a claim, please complete this claim form. Only use genuine Federal UCF Keys. Claims must be returned within 14 days of any incident.

About your data:

The information you are providing to us as part of this activation is safe as we don't ask for the property address. We will only ever use your provided data to send you important emails directly related to your specific Endurance Doors or Brisant Secure request, purchase or guarantee.

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Our Secured by Design composite doors offer a standard of protection that ensures the property they are installed into are 75% less likely to be burgled, showing a reduction of 25% in criminal damage. This shows that they will prove to be an invaluable addition to any property, ensuring your home, your family and you stay safe.

Crime is often cited as a stand out reason for homeowners to move property, so it’s important that you get a door design that protects you from potential intruders. The Secured by Design scheme has been put in place as an initiative to ‘design out crime’, responding to modern statistics and techniques to ensure cutting-edge protection.


  1. Doors covered by the guarantee are deadlocked using genuine keys provided and the keys are not left in the cylinder.
  2. The guarantee form has been filled in and completed (online) and received within 28 days of the installation and not less than 1 month prior to any claim being made.
  3. The products must have been fitted by an Endurance Doors Preferred Installer.
  4. The Federal UCF Locking Cylinder has been maintained correctly with graphite powder as a dry lubricant at 12 months intervals from the date of installation. Do not use WD40 or 3-in-1 oil.
  5. Any claims must be made in writing within 28 days of the break-in providing details of the incident and MUST include the crime reference number provided by the Police Authority the crime was reported to. A Brisant Secure Technical representative will conduct a brief but detailed investigation within 28 days of the reported break-in. The Federal UCF lock MUST be returned to Brisant Secure for inspection with photographic evidence of the lock snapped within the door. After investigation if the report confirms that the Federal UCF lock relating to the compensation guarantee were correctly fitted and maintained, according to our instructions, and failed due to a forced entry through the door the Federal UCF lock was fitted in, the claim will be processed within 28 days of the inspection.
  6. Only one claim per installation is permissible within the 10 year guarantee period which commences at the registered installation date. Guarantee is valid for UK mainland installations and applies to domestic homeowners properties only.