High Security Anti-Snap & Snap-Safe Locks Pontefract
Why Have Anti-Snap Locks Fitted?
Burglaries are unfortunately on the rise in Pontefract, we have seen this first hand. 84% of burglars enter a property by simply snapping the cylinder in a uPVC door with a pair of pliers or mole grips, a process that makes no more noise than using the key to unlock the door. A burglar can gain entry to a property in under 10 seconds by snapping a lock which means they can be in and out in under 2 minutes.
To prevent potential burglars from gaining entry to your property in this way in Pontefract you need to have your locks upgraded to anti-snap locks. All our anti snap / snap safe locks meet TS007 standards and are insurance approved. An anti-snap cylinder prevents the burglar from removing the lock once the cylinder has been snapped, meaning the door stays secure. You can see a video below of how quickly a burglar can enter a property without having anti-snap locks installed.
Most insurance companies require a certain level of security when it comes to locks on external doors, that if in the event of a burglary, your policy to be valid. If you doors have substandard locks installed and you fall victim to a burglary then your insurance company may not pay out for damages or loss of goods.
If you are unsure of whether you have snap-safe locks installed on your property, or would like a quotation on having your locks upgraded to anti-snap locks, or would like a free home or business security survey then contact us today on 01924 637498 or 07515 677899.