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Door Guardian Confounding Lock

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Price: $27.95

Product Code: 0247

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Confounding Door Lock - Seniors

This ingenious, strong Alzheimer’s door lock requires no key and does not look like a lock. It opens by pulling and rotating the door-jamming "blocker" out of the way of an in-swinging door. Caregivers can unlock the confounding door lock easily, but persons with dementia (who does not know the trick) can try for hours with no success.

This Alzheimer’s safety device works on doors that swing inward only. It's easy to install for any handy person, requiring only three screws (provided). It can be installed on wood or a metal frame and requires a drill and a screw driver. (not provided)

Not recommended for use on exit doors - for safety reasons. Lock access only from inside.

Recommendation: When using this lock to deny access for people with dementia, locate the Confounding Door Lock either exceptionally high or exceptionally low - where one would not expect to find a lock. The combination of an unusual appearance and unusual location will aid in disguising the device.


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Average Rating: Average Rating: 5 of 5 5 of 5 Total Reviews: 101 > Write a review and receive 10% off!

5 of 5 Door guardian lock October 16, 2023
Reviewer: Tracy Giles from Houston, TX United States  
Works very well and my mom can't figure out how to get out. I'm ordering another one for the front door.

5 of 5 August 24, 2023
Reviewer: Edson Palmer from St. George, UT United States  
the guardian door locks are great to keep
my wife from wandering, she has tried a few times but can not open the door

5 of 5 February 28, 2023
Reviewer: James Marshall from Tifton, GA United States  

5 of 5 February 2, 2023
Reviewer: Anonymous Person from Coventry, CT United States  
Very well made and easy install. Works well.

5 of 5 Door guardian December 13, 2022
Reviewer: Anonymous Person from Stillwater, MN United States  
Great locks would recommend

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