Designers & Architects

For Designers & Architects

We work with you

Northern Hardware Ltd. works jointly with both architects and designers to prepare and assist with hardware specifications. Our team of Architectural Hardware Consultants (AHC ) have worked on a wide variety of projects. We will design your hardware specifications based on your requirements and ensure they meet all building safety and fire codes.

We meet deadlines and save you money

Our knowledgeable staff will be pleased to be part of your design team, offering invaluable product expertise while working towards providing your clients with the best products for their projects, on time, to meet deadlines.

We are established in the industry

Since 1903, Northern Hardware Ltd. has been a supplier and Specifier of architectural hardware, doors and miscellaneous specialties in Western Canada. We currently have 4 locations, Calgary & Edmonton, Alberta and a recent addition in Kelowna, British Columbia and Barrie, Ontario covering the Greater Toronto area. We have complete solutions for the architectural openings industry. Our Architectural Hardware Consultants (AHC) are accredited by the Door and Hardware Institute (DHI). These individuals are well versed in building code requirements, as well as practical requirements such as accessibility and security.

We have the products and services you need

Northern Hardware Ltd. supplies a large variety of product solutions and maintains a comprehensive inventory. This results in faster delivery and provides you with broader product options and selection. We also offer several different value-added services to make your projects run more efficiently.


  • Project support
  • Door & hardware schedules
  • Specification writing
  • Shop drawings
  • On-site consulting
  • Comprehensive inventory
  • Packaged bids
  • Code compliant advice
  • Quick & timely delivery
  • Fast and courteous customer service
  • Fire Door Inspections


  • Architectural Hardware (Division 8)
  • Access Control Systems
  • Automatic Door Operators
  • Miscellaneous Specialties (Division 10)
  • Hollow Metal Doors & Frames
  • Wood Doors & Frames
  • Toilet Partitions
  • Access Control & Identification Systems
  • Security Doors
  • Electro-magnetic & Electronic Locks
  • Electric Strikes
  • Magnetic Locks
  • and many more