How To Burglar Proof Your Home Windows

Posted on April 16, 2021 at 10:52 am

We all want our homes to be as safe as possible. As burglaries are common, it is without a doubt that we all want to burglar-proof our homes. With our windows being the. ost common entry method, how can we keep our windows and homes safe?

Window Locks
One of the ways to burglar-proof your windows is by investing in window locks. Most windows are now installed with these locks included but it is definitely something everyone should all look into. There are many different types of window locks from pin locks and key locks to hinged wedge locks and sash locks. We will discuss more about these in another blog post.

Window Sensors
Another way to burglar-proof your windows is by installing window sensors. These work by installing a sensor to the outside of your window that will alarm or send you a notification when it is tampered with or moved. This is especially handy if you are going out and want to know if anyone comes near your windows.

CCTV Cameras
While this option is not directly linked to windows, installing CCTV will protect your home from burglaries. With the criminals generally avoiding homes that have CCTV installed for the fear of being caught. Installing CCTV to your home, with some pointing in the area of your windows will help to protect your home, as well as gain vital footage if your home is still broken into.

Motion Lights
A simple, yet effective method is installing motion lights. As the name suggests, these lights turn on when motion is detected. These are perfect for outdoor lights. If a light randomly turns on it can spook the criminal, making them think twice about entering your home.

If you wish to protect your home, use some of our window protection ideas. Keeping your home and your family safe at all times, giving your home extra burglar deterrents.

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