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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 repair services will salvage them. However, if repair is not possible, our locksmiths will work with you to find the best lock repair services based on the types of windows you have. Our locksmiths understand the importance of window security.

Locks that don't function or work properly make your home vulnerable to burglars.

How long does the window lock repair services process take?

Generally, the window lock repair services process takes between 20 to 30 minutes, however, the repair or replacement process is directly dependent on the style and current condition of your window locks.

This time variation occurs because our locksmiths must first assess the window before determining the best course of action to take. Usually, if the lock can be repaired, our locksmiths begin working on your windows right away.

This is due to the fact that they have only one part that moves. However, double-hung windows are easy to move and allow access to both sides of the window.

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.

This is generally why double-hung windows are easier to repair.

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?

More often than not, there is no need to make any additional changes to your window.

Rest assured that the repair process won't cause any cosmetic damage to your home or to your existing windows. The repair or replacement process focuses on the locks and creating the highest level of security possible for your windows.

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 repair services process.

Our locksmiths focus on installing a secure and well-functioning lock.

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

Unfortunately, not all windows can utilize all locks.

The window lock repair 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.

For example, some window locks can only be used on single-hung windows, while some can only be used on double-hung windows.

our locksmiths will take a look at the type of windows you have before they determine which window locks will work best for your current windows.

A window lock repair services will not require you to replace your entire window.

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

If you want to ensure that your home is secure you can't neglect your windows.

For example, some window locks are best suited for single-hung windows, while others are used exclusively used on double-hung windows.

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.

You can even tell them about your windows during the phone conversation and discuss your best options for the type of windows you currently have.

Strong door locks, alarm systems, and extra security for our garage doors is an absolute necessity.

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.

It's common to overlook our windows as an important area of security. Let our locksmiths assess your security on-site.

Our locksmiths can help with:

  • Locks for antique windows
  • Window lock bars
  • Window lock repair servicess
  • Window lock bars
  • Window lock bars
  • Window lock changes
  • Window lock repair servicess

The windows are often the most vulnerable places in your home when they are not secured properly.

An unstable window can grant the perfect entry for uninvited guests like burglars. This is why the proper safety measures should be taken to ensure that your windows are secure by using the best locks for the types of windows in your home.

Entrust us with the security of your windows. Give us a call.

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.

Sliding windows can be less secure than other types of windows because they can be easily lifted off the track.

Sliding locks- Sliding windows lock on both sides and secure the window frame in place.

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.

However, this locking mechanism allows the window to be open to a certain point but no further, preventing it from being forced open all the way.

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

Key track stop- These locks are installed on sliding windows or standard windows because they stop a window from being opened by preventing it from moving along the track.

Home security systems and window locks:

The comprehensive security coverage of your home includes all ready 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.

You can do this by installing sensors that are hooked to the alarm system.

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 options can range from notifying you when a window is open or to warning the system 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 repair 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.

We can install new window locks or repair your old ones.

We can also suggest options for increased security coverage that includes alarm systems, window security bars, or keyed lock repair services.

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

They are always ready to lock repair services locks or make new keys.

They can even install and repair locks, remove broken key pieces, and fix any lock problems you may be having with your vehicle.

Plus our home and office security assessments give you full access to all of our expert advice.

Trust us when it When it comes to the security of your windows.

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.