Safety and protection of homes is one of the biggest stresses on the minds of many consumers. Not many can afford the high costs of security windows for their homes. The next step finding the ultimate security locks that can be used as as added protection. Window locks are a great way to add a sense of relief when it comes to keeping a home safe. There are many options available on the market today that are affordable. Its simply a matter of finding what works best for you.
Be aware, there are some window locks that will not work for the type of windows that you may have in your home. So read the information carefully when looking for window locks.
These locks are great for sliding windows. The design is simple and doesn't require any tools to install. The window locks come with wing screws on them. Once you have the locks in place on your window, simply screw the wing lock in place. Be sure to make sure that it is tight. The locks are light weight and strong. Most places have the window locks priced at under $5 for a set of 2.
If you live in an apartment, the window locks are the perfect security device that you can take with you when you move.
The U 10551 Window lock is an aluminum lock that possess a rubber insert that helps to protect the edge of your window. The U 10551 window locks do not require any tools to install they also have a wing screw. Simply place the lock on the edge of the window and screw into place. Tighten as necessary. This window lock is also great for apartments. The simple design fits on most windows.
There is one down fall, the lock comes in a single unit. So you will end up paying slightly more if you choose to use these window locks. A single lock is priced at under $5 a piece.
Looking for a good strong window lock? The U 9802 is a lock that can hold up to a lot of weight. The lock is made of zinc and steel. It provides a wing screw locking system. The unit is designed to be used on sliding windows.
The price is right for these window locks. You can purchase them in a pack of two for under $3.
If you are looking for a way to secure your home a little more efficiently then the U 9928 may be the way to go for you.
The lock is designed with a key lock which adds another level of security for your home. The U 9928 are perfect for those who are away from home often. The window locks are designed of zinc. This lock design is to be attached to the window. If you live in an apartment or rental home, it is a good idea to check with your landlord to make sure you are allowed to install these locks. Be aware they are designed to remain in the window once they are placed.
For the additional security on these window locks, you will pay a bit more per lock. The window locks can be found for under $10 a piece for a single unit.
This window lock has been known for its success. There are many people that reviewed it and talked about how well it works. This can also work on a variety of different windows.
Unlike the other window locks, the U 9929 is specifically designed to use on wood window frames. The lock is of simple design and has a brass finish. Many like these type of window locks because they are for the most part invisible to the eye. However, the U 9929 is installed using screws and is not designed to be removed once in place. If you are renting, it is a good idea to check with your landlord before installing.
The U 9929 is sold in a pack of two and can be purchased for under $5 for a pair. A perfect way to add additional safety with out being seen.
If your concern is child safety, then the brass sliding window locks are the way to go. These small locks are designed so that little fingers can't wiggle them open. Unlike the other locks discussed above, these locks are designed to be more difficult for children to open.
The window locks are approximately 1 1/2" in diameter. A special tool is provided to secure the locks in place. You can get the locks in two different package sizes 2 or 4. These locks are a little higher in price, but when it comes to the safety of your children, its the best design on the market. The more economical way to go is to purchase the 4 pack. However, it does come with a higher price under $20 per pack.
When it comes to the safety and security of your home, apartment or other dwelling be sure to do the research and know what is available on the market. Price out and be sure its the best solution for you and your family.
DISCLAIMER: Product reviews contained herein are based on third party analysis of individual and organization observations and do not reflect independent studies, analysis or findings. Prospective purchasers should conduct independent verification of product specifications and safety standards prior to making any purchases.