Portsmouth locksmiths Lock-on Security for UPVC Door Locks. Locked out-Lost keys Phone me. 24 hour Emergency Service. UVPC Doors & windows will keep your home Secure & warm.If you begin to get any Problems with UVPC door Locking Mechanisms,do not start to force them open or closed. These Door locks will break when forced. UVPC doors will sometimes start to slip down causing the Lock to stick or not fully engage,,It is the hooks or bolts trying to engage but catching the Inner frame..
These problems can be fixed, No you do not need a Brand new front door. The door will need to made Square again with some Packing & Adjusting. If you do force the Handle to lock or unlock & the Mechanisms brakes, it can be replaced for you.
Depending on the make of the locking mechanisms, sometimes only the Central gear box will need to be replaced,others require the whole full unit to be fitted..
Locksmith Portsmouth Lock-on security Can supply & fit "Snap resistant locks" for You.. Extra Security can be fitted as required inc. Window locks, Patio door Bolts, along with Letter box guards, to help prevent fishing & gaining access to your Keys or Valuables near your Door. I supply UVPC mechanisms for your doors, or they will be on a 24 hour delivery if needed. Some of the UPVC mechanisms can be expensive. All costs will be explained to you before any work is carried out. Burglaries are made easier when your Doors or windows left open, doors not locked. Stay secure with lock-on security. Some simple precautions can help you from becoming another crime statistic in Portsmouth.
What is Lock snapping ? Standard Euro cylinders fitted into loads of UK homes have a Big weakness that can allow(Those that know) Very quick access to YOUR home, this can be done with simple DIY tools. These Facts have been known by locksmiths for some time.
The weakness in UPVC Euro cyliniders has been known to the lock manufacturers for many years, a Locksmith went public with their Local press with the problem back in 2006 due to many occurrences with burglars using the simple technique.
UPVC Lock Snapping has become the preferred method of attack against Uk homes. Recent BBC reports have highlighted a steady increase this is being used in burglaries using this technique & Police crime statistics show that around 27% ofl all burglaries in some areas involved Lock Snapping.
WHAT IS THE PROBLEM ??
The principle of Lock snapping is very Simple-apply some force to a Euro cylinder & it will snap at the fixing point. Once snapped they have Access to ALL the Multi-point door controlling ALL of the Bolts & hooks & latches that Secure your door within a few seconds. Thieves are taking advantage of of this entry technique to gain entry to properties. They are often looking for quick access to your car keys.!!. Do not make it easy for them.
This method has been known for many years but relevant bodies have not been alerting the Public ,but Now due to the increase in this method being used many Police Forces, Standard agencies are now making all the public fully AWARE.
The Simple solution is lock manufactures have now developed a few designs of "Snap resistant Euro cylinders" At Lock-on Security your Locksmiths for Portsmouth Postcodes. I engcourage the fitting of these more secure Euro cylinders. (in my opinion)some of the best Snap resistant locks at a affordable prices with peace of mind, which means secure doors & piece of mind without braking the bank.
Contact me, Portsmouth Locksmith service to discuss any concerns you may have with your House Security.