We are a leading retailer of hinges, catches and latches. Whether it’s for a door, a fire door or a cabinet, we’ve got the right product for you, at the right price.

All About Us

Elmer Lebedev has been in ironmongery since 1967. Starting out in his uncle’s shop as a teenager, he quickly gained a reputation as the go-to guy for hinges, catches and latches. After running his own success ironmonger’s for many years, Elmer launched Esteem – No Pause in 2011 as a specialist retailer of hinges and door fittings for both domestic and commercial projects.

Whether you’re working in the construction industry or dabbling in DIY, we can help you find the right product, at the right price. Got a question about latches or catches? Just ask Elmer!


Satisfied Customers

Esteem – No Pause is one of the most professional and reliable companies we’ve dealt with. And the customer service is second to none. Even though we’re handling large development contracts, we still appreciate the personal touch. Thanks Elmer and team!

Sara Delaware Smithsons and Young Ltd

I had 7 doors to rehang – and no idea where to start! Thank you, Elmer, for being so patient and talking me through all the options. The hinges you recommended were perfect – and well within my budget too.

Moira Sanderson Stroud

Just Ask Elmer!