Top Tips on how to improve your window security
Improving your window security can significantly enhance the safety of your home or business.
Here are some tips on how to do so:
1. Install window locks: Window locks are a simple and effective way to improve window security. There are different types of window locks available in the market, including sliding window locks, sash window locks, and key-lockable window locks. Choose the type that suits your windows and needs the best.
2. Use window bars or grilles: Window bars or grilles can be fitted over the windows to prevent burglars from gaining entry. They come in various designs, materials, and sizes. Make sure the window bars or grilles you choose are easy to open from the inside in case of an emergency.
3. Reinforce the glass: Installing reinforced glass or security film on the window glass can make it more difficult to break. The film holds the glass together even if it is broken, making it challenging for burglars to enter through the window.
4. Plant prickly bushes or shrubs: Planting prickly bushes or shrubs under or around your windows can discourage burglars from trying to climb through them. Thorny plants like holly or roses are good options.
5. Add motion sensor lights: Motion sensor lights are an excellent way to deter burglars from approaching your windows. They turn on when someone gets too close, alerting you to the presence of an intruder and scaring them away.
6. Keep your windows well-maintained: Regularly checking and maintaining your windows can prevent them from becoming an easy target for burglars. Repair any damage or wear and tear as soon as possible, and keep your windows clean and clear of any obstructions that could prevent you from seeing outside.
Lock Repair & Replacement Specialist
Rocks Locks Locksmith Services in Camberley offer a range of lock repair and replacement services.
We carry a wide range of window and door locks and cylinders in the van so we can deliver a fast lock repair and/or lock replacement, saving you time and money.
As a specialist in uPVC multi-point door locks and mechanisms, Stuart at Rocks Locks carries all the necessary spares to repair over 95% of common uPVC door & lock problems on the spot, within an hour!
Rocks Locks can replace most locks, including:
• Digital Locks
• Fire Door Locks
• Patio Door Locks
• Mechanical Combination Locks
• uPVC Window and Door Locks