Window Wise UK Ltd always install new windows & doors with security features as a priority, it is natural for homeowners to want their property as secure from intruders as possible and we are here to help with advise and solutions for new installations and also existing ones. We also may be able to highlight weaknesses or problem areas your home may have and suggest suitable actions to improve your security. Recently UPVC doors have had national press coverage and weaknesses in the lock systems these have been exposed by thieves with the “know how“, thus been able to open these types of doors in seconds no matter how good the multipoint locking system is. This is on the increase nationally and can be remedied by fitting a simple, safe, replacement euro cylinder type lock to the UPVC door which can prevent this type of attack being successful by an intruder, and is one of several security features/measures we can offer to help you feel more safe and secure in your home.
Garages are always a target area for thieves, some of the older type garage doors are particularly vulnerable to attack and easily opened,. You may have valuable tools, garden equipment etc and need to take measures to protect them, we have various upgrades on offer to make your garage door more secure.
If you have recently purchased a new home it really is advisable to change all the exterior door locks to the property, you may think you have all the keys to your new home but really you don’t know who might be in possession of a spare key and its not worth the risk. Feel safe in your home and let us quote you for replacement locks.
Also check your locks are to BS 3621 insurance approved, this is usually a minimum requirement by your insurer for all external doors if not, this could possibly invalidate insurance cover on your home.
Look for the B.S kite mark on your existing lock faceplate fitted in the door.
If in any doubt, please contact us, we will always be happy to hear from you and be able to offer help and advise where needed, with pleasure.