Cardinal Gates - Door Guardian

$24.95
$22.99
For use on INWARD swinging doors only, The Door Guardian effectively childproofs your exterior doors, providing peace of mind for you and your family. This door lock resists forced entry and effectively secures, reinforces, and childproofs exterior doors. Use the Door Guardian on any exterior or basement door. The Door Guardian helps prevent wandering in groups like sleepwalking children and seniors who require supervision. Recognized as “one of the best new child safety products” by the National Safe Kids Campaign in Washington, D.C., the Door Guardian works double duty as both a security device and as a childproofing lock. Durable and attractive, the heavy-duty Door Guardian features rugged metal construction which will complement any décor.

Product Highlights

  • Prevents unwanted exits from the home
  • Easy to install door locks
  • Rugged metal construction
  • Resists forced entry
  • 12x stronger than a deadbolt
  • Available in 6 finishes: White, Brass, Satin Chrome, Satin Nickel, Antique Brass, Black

Product Details

Brand: Cardinal Gates
Item model number: DG01-W
Product Type: Childproof Door Lock & Latches
Item Weight: 5.6 ounces
Product Dimensions: 1.5 x 4.5 x 7.5 inches
Number of Items: 1
Batteries Required: No
Care & Cleaning: Spot or wipe clean

More About The Door Guardian by Cardinal Gates

The Door Guardian by Cardinal Gates is the best way to childproof your exterior doors. It works for inward and outward swinging doors, and comes with two receivers for the lock to fit into while engaged.  The lock will block forced entry in or out of the door, and keep exterior doors secure and childproofed.  It’s simple to install and will be an easy way to keep your children safe when outside of your home.  For extra strength, you can use screws to securely connect the Door Guardian to the frame of your door.

You can use the Door Guardian by Cardinal Gates on any exterior or basement door with its rugged metal material and five color options to match your home decor.

The Door Guardian secures your exterior doors and prevents sleepwalking children or seniors from entering rooms or areas of your home without supervision.

The Door Guardian also provides extra protection to parents of special needs children or guardians of elderly adults.  When installed, no children can open the door when the lock is secure and just in case your child can reach the lock, it has an extra childproof lock.  With two simple clicks, the Door Guardian will unlock and you can open or close the door without any issues.

Why Buy Cardinal Gates’ Door Guardian Lock from Child Safety Store

The Door Guardian by Cardinal Gates is meant to be used on inward swinging doors only. This door lock effectively childproofs your exterior doors, providing peace of mind for you and your family. This lock resists forced entry and effectively secures, reinforces, and childproofs, and is 12 times stronger than a traditional deadbolt lock.

Homeowners can use the Door Guardian lock on any exterior or basement door. The Door Guardian helps prevent wandering in groups that require supervision like sleepwalking children and seniors with Dementia or Alzheimer’s. The child safety lock is recognized as “one of the best new child safety products” by the National Safe Kids Campaign in Washington, D.C., the Door Guardian works double duty as both a security device and as a childproofing lock. It is both durable and attractive, and features rugged metal construction which will complement any décor.

Our child safety experts are always available to answer any questions you may have about child safety products we are selling, questions about your purchase or on how to turn your home into a safe haven for your little ones.

Child Safety Store is your one stop source for any infant and childproofing products which includes our safety door locks.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How hard is it for a child to open/unlock it?
It will be difficult for a child to unlock the Door Guardian on their own, especially if it is installed high out of their reach.

Can this door lock be mounted on a metal door?
The Door Guardian is mounted to the door jamb not the door itself.

Can you mount the Door Guardian by Cardinal Gatesover the top of a door when there are double doors?
Yes! You can mount the Door Guardian over the top of the door, just make sure it’s balanced so the lock will stay open and won’t be loose.

Can an adult force their way into the door by breaking the lock?
The Door Guardian cannot be broken by force and will withstand pressure added by design.

I have a steel exterior door, will this still work?
Yes.  Screw it into the wood frame and not the door.  Before you drill, estimate where you want to place the lock and screw.  You will want the lock part to be against your door when locked, but not too deep to keep the frame intact.

Can I install this on a door with surrounding moulding?
Yes, you can install the Door Guardian by Cardinal Gateson, a door with surrounding moulding just fine.