About Us

Universal Hardware Supplies Ltd., is one of Wales’ leading suppliers of Architectural Ironmongery: we have been supplying the finest quality Architectural Hardware, UPVC Hardware, Maintenance Products and Builders’ Hardware to the Trade and Public for over twenty-five years.  As well as having a Trade Centre with a Showroom, we are proud to provide full Specification, Consultancy and Door Scheduling Services and can offer Door Set Solutions, Access Control and Door Automation.

v  Trade Centre and Showroom

Conveniently located five minutes from Junction 45 of the M4, our well-stocked Trade Centre offers quick and easy purchasing for Trade customers, and our Showroom, under the trading name of Door Décor & More, boasts fabulous floor-to-ceiling displays of Architectural Ironmongery, Lighting and Doors.

Door Décor & More provides an excellent meeting place for our Commercial Customers and Homeowners to view and consider our products before making a final choice. Our Trade Centre is a busy “One Stop Shop” for our trade customers.   Our friendly, professional staff has excellent technical knowledge and can offer efficient and effective solutions to your project’s needs. 

Both our Trade Centre and Showroom are open to the Trade and Public, and with over 12,000 product lines in stock, we aim to fulfil most orders immediately.  We can dispatch your order to almost anywhere worldwide, or you can choose to collect or to use our free, local delivery service.

v  Consultancy, Specification and Door Scheduling Services

A proud Full Member of the Guild of Architectural Ironmongers, we work closely with Architects, Specifiers, Contractors and other clients, offering a complete, free-of-charge Door Scheduling and Consultancy Service. 

Our Guild-qualified estimators and our resident Dip- GAI, work hard to build lasting relationships with clients, offering site visits, product consultations and in-depth technical information.  We offer full specification support for each client, from the inception to completion of every project.

Our door schedules are accurately produced: products specified are compliant with current standards and conform to the latest Building and Fire Regulations. The right product is always chosen for each application, whether price, quality or design led. We also offer Master Key Scheduling Systems with Key Cutting, Door Set Packing and a phased delivery programme, if required.


v  Universal Window and Door Solutions:

2019 saw the launch of Universal Window and Door Solutions, our own window and door Repair and Maintenance Service. 

Operating during office hours, our expert Service Engineer  (a Registered Member of the Master Locksmiths Association) is dedicated to providing a fitting, repair and maintenance service for our customers at their premises.  From simple repairs, such as replacing a letter plate or cylinder, to more complex multi-point lock or tilt and turn repairs or replacements, we provide an efficient, reliable and cost-effective service for our clients within the Swansea area.  Our well-stocked van is equipped to visit sites and perform immediate repairs/renewals, so that time is not lost and client costs are kept low.

Universal Window & Door Solutions is able to provide a complete repair solution for any window or door, with speedy, reliable and cost-efficient service.

v  Our Products

With well over 200 suppliers, our products range from designer ranges, to everyday ranges, to contract and specialist ranges of Architectural Ironmongery.  We can provide Doorset Solutions, Door Automation, and Access Control as well as Washroom Supplies, Builders’ Hardware, Maintenance Products and Tools. We can confidently offer Hardware Solutions for any window or door.  Our product list is extensive and exhaustive, and we are confident that we can source nearly any product to suit your project’s requirements, as well as being able to provide some bespoke or custom-made hardware if needed. 

Our product ranges are constantly evolving and growing to ensure that we keep up-to-date with new trends and legislations. Our showroom has over 100 display boards of handles, knobs, front door fittings etc., as well as a lovely range of Indoor and Outdoor Lighting.  We also have a fine display of good quality internal Oak doors which are available to order.  We proudly import our own high quality range of Sash Window Furniture and our own stunning range of Black Antique Door and Window Furniture: Black Dragon Hardware. 

v  Our Customers

We offer Trade and Credit Accounts and can provide free quotations for your projects.  We work closely with Local Authorities supplying Social Housing Projects, Schools and Health Boards, as well as
Architects, Designers and Project Managers.  We provide architectural ironmongery for Housing Developers, Building Contractors, Hoteliers, Joiners, Carpenters, Sole Traders, Offices, Commercial properties, Homeowners and casual DIYers.  We also provide a wide range of UPVC Hardware, Locks and Maintenance products to those in the UPVC and Facilities Maintenance industries and we always do our utmost to help our customers, no matter how big or small the enquiry.

v  Our Staff

As well as our team of in-house experts, we also have a full-time Sales Representative who is on the road, looking after and visiting our Clients.  Four of our staff have qualifications from the Guild of Architectural Ironmongery, and recently our Sales Representative has achieved his Diploma from the GAI and we are delighted that he also achievied his Registered AI status last year (2021) and is continuing with his CPD to continue this. Our professional staff also includes our resident Locksmith (Registered Member of the MLA) and an experienced Joiner. Between us all, we have nearly 300 years’ worth of knowledge and experience in the Architectural Ironmongery, UPVC and Joinery and Maintenance sectors.

We are more than just a supplier of quality products: Our independent, family-run business prides itself on its personal approach and on providing exceptional customer service.  We are proud to supply high quality goods and offer a first class customer-specific service: thus we can confidently say that we offer our customers excellent value-for-money.


Please contact our expert sales team by telephone/email/fax or by visiting our Trade Counter or Showroom.  We look forward to hearing from you and working with you.

Create the best first impression, with Universal Hardware Supplies.

Premier House,
227-234 Neath Road,

We're just opposite the Liberty Stadium, next door to Rossi's Fish & Chip Shop.