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Shipping & Returns

Shipping & Returns Policy


At Trade Door Handles, we are committed to offering high-quality door handles and hardware, providing you with a seamless shopping experience, and ensuring swift delivery for all your door handle needs.

Order Process

  • We process orders throughout the week, whether online, by phone, or in-person at our trade counter.
  • Daily orders are placed with our trusted suppliers for items not in stock.

Dispatch Details

  • In-stock items are dispatched on the same or next day.
  • Items from suppliers are typically dispatched within 2-3 days.
  • Multiple items in an order are dispatched together, based on the longest lead time.

Shipping Information

  • Orders are dispatched on weekdays (excluding bank holidays).
  • You'll receive an email confirmation with order details upon purchase.
  • Another email with tracking information is sent when your order is ready for dispatch.

Order Issues

  • We'll contact you promptly if any issues arise with your order.
  • We offer suitable alternatives for unavailable items or provide quick refunds.

Delivery Service

  • We use APC, a reputable next-day delivery service for all shipments.
  • Urgent deliveries and direct next-day delivery options are available upon request.

Return Policy

14-Day Return Window

  • You have 14 days to notify us of your intent to return the item.
  • The returned goods must reach us within 30 days of your purchase.

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for a return, your item must:

  • Be in the same condition as received.
  • Be unworn or unused.
  • Include all original tags.
  • Be in its original packaging.
  • Include the receipt or proof of purchase.

Initiating a Return

  • Contact us at to initiate a return.
  • Send returns to: T.H Wiggans Ironmongery T/A Trade Door Handles Unit 10 Lake District Business Park Mint Bridge Road Kendal, Cumbria, LA9 6NH
  • Only authorized returns will be accepted.

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Damaged, Faulty, and Missing Items

Inspect Your Order

  • Inspect your order upon arrival.
  • Contact us immediately if you receive a defective, damaged, or incorrect item.

Notification Deadline

  • Notify us within 7 working days.
  • Do not use or fit incorrect items.

Faulty Items

  • We may require photos or item returns for examination.
  • We'll replace, repair, or refund faulty items.
  • Items installed or used cannot be replaced.

Missing Items

  • We'll review records to confirm shortages.
  • If our error, we'll provide the missing items and complete the delivery.

Claims Responsibility

  • Our responsibility is limited to the item's purchase amount.
  • We don't cover secondary damages, dissatisfaction, or profit loss.
  • Your legal rights remain unaffected.

Exceptions / Non-Returnable Items

Special Orders and Bespoke Products

  • Returns are accepted only for faults or defects.
  • Non-faulty special orders or bespoke products cannot be returned.

Notification and Acknowledgment

  • Return eligibility is communicated on the product page at the time of order.
  • Limitations on returns within 7 days of order placement.

Excluded Items

  • Non-returnable special orders or bespoke products include keyed-alike locks, master keyed cylinder systems, oversized products, and bespoke ironmongery.

Bespoke Product Ranges

  • The Croft Hardware, Frank Allart, Samuel Heath, Kirkpatrick, and Finesse ranges have specific return conditions.

Cancellation of Special Orders

  • We may decline cancellation requests if production or manufacturing has started.


  • Return the item and make a separate purchase for the new item.


  • We'll notify you of refund approval upon return inspection.
  • Refunds are issued within 10 business days to the original payment method.

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At Trade Door Handles, we are dedicated to efficiently meeting your door handle needs. Thank you for choosing us as your trusted supplier.

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