Sash locks may be used on double hung single hung or casement windows.
Double hung window security bar.
The latch is generally not designed to be extremely secure.
It just keeps the window closed.
The problem is that the crescent latch is easily jimmied open by inserting a knife or other flat tool.
The latches on most double hung window locks are no match for a burglar with a pry bar.
Stop locks bar locks track locks locking pins and wedge stops all work for single hung or double hung windows.
When the window makes contact with the lock it block it it s stopped.
A folding lock for a double hung window can be unlocked and folded to one side so the sash can be raised.
Window guards are adjustable in width to fit most window openings and are constructed of solid and tubular steel with horizontal bars spaced 3 1 2 in.
All units include tamper proof installation screws and window l stops for enhanced safety.
If you want to lock the window in a partially opened position drill a second hole.
Used for single hung windows sliding windows and patio doors.
These devices are designed to detect whenever your window is opened and for some security systems an alert will be chimed to let you know whenever this has happened.
Simply remove the old lock fill the screw holes drill new fastener holes and install the unit.
A good window security option is that you can install strong and visible window locks on your basement first floor windows or balconiesand add simple deadbolts or sash locks for extra security layer.
To install one all you have to do is drill a hole.
Pin locks are an easy solution.
Keyed sash lock keyed sash locks are available to fit most double hung windows.
If you already own a home security system then you probably already have door window sensors.
Defender security u 9928 keyed sash lock child proof security lock only unlocks with key for aluminum vinyl or wood double hung windows 2 hole centers heavy duty zinc diecast construction white.
3 bar units are available in black and white non toxic rust resistant powder coat finish.
Locks for double hung sashes.
Single or double hung sash a sash window has one or two sashes that can slide up and down on tracks in a frame.