About us

Abbey Architectual Ironmongary Co Ltd is a family run ironmongery business established in 1986, offering a huge range of hardware products to the trade and public via our Rochdale based Trade Counter and online.

Reasons why you need the services of the friendly, expert staff at Abbey Architectural Ironmongery as Registered Architectural Ironmongers to specify the correct architectural ironmongery for your building:


  • The guarantee that all your hardware specifications / schedules will be prepared by a fully qualified professional who has completed a minimum of three years of study.
  • We are fully aware of current legislation particularly as it affects fire/life safety issues.
  • We are fully conversant with all the latest products and technology.
  • Registered Architectural Ironmongers are fully conversant with the new European BS EN standards on builder's hardware.
  • Registered Architectural Ironmongers undertake an ongoing programme of Continuing Professional Development to maintain their status.
  • The assurance that all Registered Architectural Ironmongers are required to abide by a Code of Professional Practice
  • All Registered Architectural Ironmongers hold the recognised industry qualification:- Dip GAI. This is recognised by the Royal Institute of British Architects who also endorse the Guilds Training Programme.
  • Registered Architectural Ironmongers are able to offer advice on all your hardware - with solutions to make your buildings work.