Many people assume that when having new windows installed, the locking mechanism will be adequate. This is not always the case. A poorly locked window is a very significant security risk, often described as the weakest link in home security. Therefore it is often necessary to purchase additional window locks. The choice of window lock needs to be carefully considered.
There is a wide range of window locks available, suitable for both PVC and wooden windows. It might be that a UPVC window requires a complete new locking system, including new handle and key, or it may be that a wooden window requires an additional window bolt for added security. For a simple solution, you may wish to choose the ERA 825 Transom Stay Lock, a removable clamp style lock that can be easily be applied and completely removed by the use of a key, suitable for many window types. It may be that a more sophisticated window surface lock from Yale is the solution. easylocks have a wide, high-quality selection of window locks available, catering for every eventuality.