Anti-Snap, Snap Safe Locks Gloucester
Burglaries in Gloucester are on the rise, so anti-snap locks are the best form of defence when it comes to would be burglars. Around 85% of burglaries in Gloucester involve lock snapping, which is where a burglar gains entry to your property by snapping the cylinder in the lock with a pair of pliers or mole grips. This method of entry makes no more noise than entering using a key. A burglar can snap a lock and enter a property in under 10 seconds, which means they can be gone in under 2 minutes, many of these burglaries occur when they occupants are at home.
To protect your self from lock snapping, contact Locks and Keys today for a free no obligation quotation on having snap-safe, anti-snap locks installed on your property. All our snap-safe locks meet TS007 standards and are insurance approved.
Many insurance companies require for you to have a certain standard of lock installed on your external doors for your policy to be valid in the event of a burglary. If you fall victim to a burglary and do not have sufficient locks installed, your insurance company may not pay out on a claim for burglary damage or loss of goods.
Below is a video showing how quickly a burglar can enter your property using the lock snapping method:
If you do not know whether or not you have snap-safe locks installed on your property, please do not hesitate to give us a call and we will come and do a full security survey free of charge to establish what parts of your property are vulnerable to a break in. We can then advise you on how to better secure your property for peace of mind.
Contact us today on 01452 346474 or 07581 321311 for a free no obligation quotation or to book your home or business security survey.