NEW HAVEN, Conn. — With the simple click of a mouse, visitors to The Bilco Co.’s website can now access and retrieve information in French and Spanish.

Bilco makes products for commercial and residential construction.

The company’s products are used in applications in Canada, Mexico, and other countries in South America, making the translated websites particularly valuable for project managers and other construction officials in those nations.

To access information in multiple languages, visitors can log on to and simply check the preferred language on the top right hand side of the homepage. All of the information for commercial and residential products will be displayed in the language that is selected.

Bilco has sales members in South America that serve Mexico, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Argentina, Uruguay, Brazil, Ecuador, Peru, Chile and Colombia. Bilco also has a sales office in London, Ontario. Products can also be ordered online.

Founded in 1926, Bilco continues to be the leader in the design and manufacturing of specialty access products. Its product line includes smoke vents, floor doors, roof hatches, railing systems, LadderUP Safety Posts and fall protection grating for commercial clients, and basement doors, window wells and accessories for residential customers. It also manufactures The Barracuda, an intruder defense barrier that can be installed in seconds and works with all types of door handles.