Decades ago, people could sleep with open doors, unlike now, even if you are wide awake you need to lock the door for security reasons. Due to the pandemic, burglars and thieves are rampant these days. The soaring poverty is […]
Decades ago, people could sleep with open doors, unlike now, even if you are wide awake you need to lock the door for security reasons. Due to the pandemic, burglars and thieves are rampant these days. The soaring poverty is one of the reasons why people tend to do so.
Vigilance is needed but prevention is much better if we want to avoid the serious effects. Living in a secure home is what everybody desires. Safety and security today is associated with modern technology, thus we can live comfortably. Various tips and information for security are now available. But be aware of fakes. Here are some keys to have a secure home.
Fully secured houses come with money. Why? Because techy security like monitored alarms and CCTV are pricey but comfortable living is sure enough. Still there are alternatives that may not need much money. Take time in researching and comparing things until you find the best fit for your ideal home. Doors and windows are the common entry for intruders, so make sure to secure it. There are various options you can consider for your winkelbeveiliging (window protection). Be aware and familiar with these things to save your burden. They are easily installed and economical.
- Hinged wedge lock – windows with a hinge wedge lock can be open partially while keeping the sash from lifting so the intruder is unable to enter.
- Window latch – the standard used in securing and locking single and double windows.
- Keyed locks – uses a key to access the locks.
- Lock pins – also called tumblers. Uses a pin to control and operate a lock.
- Ventilation lock- allows a double hang window to be open for ventilation without a threat for intruders from entering.
- Sliding window lock – uses a lever to lock and unlock.
Pricey but surely
We are amazed by how technology lightens our daily life. It may be in terms of work, education, transportation and much more in communication. But now, we can even use smart technology in our doors and winkelbeveiliging (window protection). Smart window systems are now growing from simple security to fully integrated systems. This mechanism includes simple sensors which can be fitted to doors and windows which will alert you if opened to more sophisticated platforms and will trigger an alert if you leave home without closing or locking doors.
The newly automated locking system is one of the best. You are able to lock your doors and windows while at work using smartphones, and unlock it within the vicinity of the sensor. A keyless system and even uses face recognition technology. What an awesome invention indeed! Safe and comfortable living is possible through the aid of technology. Western countries are benefiting from this technology. Though convenient enough to live with such security, there are still disadvantages for this. Because you use apps to control your locks there is a risk of being hacked. Whatever we choose, a simple or a high tech security, always bear in mind that security comes with responsibility.