WINDOW NEW LOCKS INSTALLATIONS

Is your home in need of new window locks? Our locksmiths at We can help you with your window lock replacement services or window lock replacement services needs.

FAQs

Will I have to repair or replace the locks on my windows?

Without question, our team of residential locksmith will evaluate your window locks to determine if window lock replacement services will salvage them. However, if repair is not possible, our locksmiths will work with you to find the best lock replacement services based on the types of windows you have. Our locksmiths understand the importance of window security.

Properly locking windows are important when it comes to the security of your home. We do our best to ensure that your home is not left with weak entry points.

How long does the entire window lock replacement services process take?

The repair process can take anywhere from 20 to 30 minutes, however, the time needed to repair or replace your window locks can vary based on the type of windows you have and the condition of the existing locks. As a result, our locksmiths will assess the needs of your windows before determining which action to take.

If your locks can be repaired, our locksmiths start working right away. Single-hung windows take longer to repair.

However, the length of the repair process often depends heavily on the type of windows you have.

Single-hung windows can be time intensive because they only have one moving part. However, the repair process takes less time for double-hung windows because our locksmiths have access to both sides of the window.

Will I need to change the type of window lock I have in place?

Fortunately, you don't need to make any additional changes to your windows unless you want to change the lock you are using to create more security than the original one had.

Will I need to change the type of window lock I have in place?

Will the window lock replacement services process cause any cosmetic damage?

However, if you decide to upgrade your window locks to create more security, the locks will more than likely be different.

There may be situations where the locksmith may have to remove part of your window to properly repair it but our Our locksmiths take special care to ensure that no damage to your windows is incurred.

This is one of the many reasons why it's important to trust the care and security of your windows to a professional locksmith because they have the skills and experience to do the job right.

Will I need to replace my whole window?

As a general rule of thumb, you should ideally use the same type of locks unless you decide to change the type of window you have during the window lock replacement services process.

A change in the type of windows in your home dictates the need to use locks that are suitable for those types of windows.

Can I use any type of window lock on my windows?

Rest assured, our locksmiths won't cause any damage to your windows or home during the repair or replacement process.

The window lock replacement services process is focused on replacing or restoring the function of your window locks and won't harm the windows or the walls. However, in some cases, the locksmith may have to remove part of your window for a repair but none of these actions cause any damage to your windows.

However, window lock replacement services should be entrusted to professional locksmiths that have the knowledge and experience to do the job right. A professional locksmith has the ability to perform all the necessary actions to restore security to your windows without causing any damage.

Will I need to replace my entire window?

You can also call them and tell them about the type of windows that you have.

Can I use any type of window lock on my windows?

The locks installed on the window must complement the style of windows that you have in your home. This means that all locks will not work for all windows.

Window locks in poor condition create security vulnerabilities.

Give us a call and one of our locksmiths will be happy to take a look at the type of windows you have and determine the best locks for your windows.

Your home's security should include the windows, doors, and garage doors, just as it should include any other possible points of entry.

Although window locks may seem minimally important to the security of your home, nothing could be further from the truth. Window locks are crucial when it comes to protecting your home and keeping it secure.

However, it's often our windows that receive the neglect and get overlooked when it comes to home security.

However, it's important to understand that secure windows are essential to the security of our homes.

Trust one of our locksmiths to get the job done right.

Our window locksmiths can help with:

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  • Window lock changes
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Windows are one of the most vulnerable areas in a home. If you have ill-functioning window locks your home is not secured properly.

As a result, they can be the perfect entry point for burglars. This is why proper safety measures should be taken to ensure that your windows are secure and that the best locks are used for your specific type of window.

Luckily, there are many options to choose from.

Increasing window security in your home: Window security options

Double hung window, casement windows, and sliding windows are compatible with a wide variety of different locks. These locks secure a window and some even allow a window to be slightly open to allow a breeze but still maintain the security of the window by preventing it from being opened further.

Although many of these window locks make allowance for a small opening they still provide security. They do this by preventing the window from being forced open all the way.

These are some of the popular window locks suited for many styles of windows.

Give us a call to discuss your options.

These locks are some of the most difficult to force open because a key is required before the window can be opened. Sliding locks- Sliding windows have locks that secure a window on both sides.

The lock attaches in a position where each window frame can lock into place.

This is because they require a key to open the window. They are generally some of the most difficult locks to force open as well.

This is why it's recommended that a bar is kept inside the track to prevent the window from being forced open.

The same approach is recommended for homes with sliding doors.

Folding latches- Folding latches are the most common type of window lock currently installed in homes.

You should do the same if you have sliding doors in your home.

This type of lock is standard on several kinds of windows.

This type of lock allows you to latch a window closed by using a fixture that attaches one window to another and is a standard type of lock for several kinds of windows.

Wedge locks- These locks allow a window to be partially opened to allow a breeze or sunlight.

However, these locks have a mechanism in place to prevent the window from being forced open all the way.

They are typically used with windows that have a track like sliding windows or standard windows.

Home security systems and window locks:

The security of your home should include all possible points of entry.

This includes your windows.

In fact, a comprehensive security plan for your home will integrate your windows into your home's security system.

These sensors are usually magnets connected to the window and window casing.

When a window is opened or an attempt is made, the alarm system will send an alert notifying you that the sensors have been disturbed.

Security systems with window monitoring have many options that track the movement of your windows and notify you.

The notification process can range from an alert when a window is open, to an alert when a window pane is broken.

Attaching any of these alerts to a sound alarm discourages the theft of your home.

In fact, syncing these notifications with your smartphone will ensure that you are the first to know if there is any movement in and around your home.

Call us for all your window lock replacement services and replacement needs!

Let us repair or replace any and all windows that aren't closing properly or a lock that isn't functioning as it's supposed to.

Our locksmiths can install new window locks or replace locks that no longer work and can't be salvaged.

We can also make recommendations for increased security by discussing the benefits of alarm systems, window security bars, or keyed lock replacement services.

Our locksmiths have the equipment to perform a wide variety of services.

They can lock replacement services locks, make new keys, and install and repair locks.

They can also remove broken key pieces, and fix lock problems with your vehicle.

We should also add that we offer home and office security assessments.

You have access to the best advice for your home security needs when you entrust us with this task.

We grant full access to all of our expert advice. When it comes to security for windows, our professionals have years of experience, and they'd love to make your home as safe and secure as possible.

Give us a call today for more information on the right window locks to secure your windows. We get the job done right.