Did you know that the standard euro cylinder door locks (which secure the vast majority of homes in the UK) have a major flaw that can allow burglars access within 13 seconds using common DIY tools?
A prominent locksmith made this problem public in the newspapers in 2006 after frequent occurrences of burglars gaining unlawful entry using this technique.
This method of unlawful entry known as “Lock Snapping” has become one of the most common ways burglars gain against to UK homes. A BBC report highlighted a significant increase in the number of burglaries using this technique with Police crime statistics indicating approximately 27% of all Burglaries in certain areas of the UK making use of “Lock Snapping”.
We are able to install highly secure locks to prevent this method of breaking in. Please speak to us today to find out more.