What is lock snapping? Lock snapping is a method used by burglars where the cylinder in your Upvc or composite door can be snapped in half exposing the locking mechanism and has been used to unlawfully enter properties in Diss, Ipswich, Norwich, Bury St Edmund's and surrounding areas.
If you require help to prevent lock snapping please contact us today 07817243485 for your free security check.
The type of lock that this affects is the euro cylinder found in Upvc and composite doors that operate the multipoint locking mechanism (strip) where the lock is vulnerable because the way it is designed it can literally be snapped into two especially if the lock protrudes past the handles more than 2 mm of which there are many thousands of locks matching this description in Norfolk and Suffolk.
To eliminate this in Diss, Ipswich, Norwich, Bury St Edmund's and surrounding areas of Norfolk and Suffolk,You simply need to upgrade your cylinder lock to the new type of euro cylinder that are snap secure meaning even should the cylinder be attacked the cylinder remains secure eliminating access to the multipoint locking system ensuring your property stays locked.
Fort Cox Locksmiths & access control fit snap secure as standard to find out more about our locks click here
If you think that your locks maybe vulnerable to lock snapping Please contact us today and we can check free of charge should you wish change the cylinder at the same time.
If you need persuading that you should be fitting Snap secure locks to your doors don’t just take our word for it watch the video here this is a real life situation with both snap secure and standard locks on test.