Don't leave windows unlocked or open. Double glazing should be fitted to easily accessible windows because they are harder to smash. Always remember to hide your keys out of sight so if the burglar does smash the glass the keys can't be reached. Lastly, hide valuables out of sight as burglars can see easily into your home if the lights are on and it is dark outside. Thick net curtains work well.
Flexible Window restrictors are ideal for keeping vulnerable people, children and pets from falling out of a window. The device is excellent for restricting a windows opening while still allowing fresh air into the property. They are locked in place with a key which means children can not open them without having the key. They are also and excellent deterrent against burglars. We at locksmith Hartlepool always fit a good quality product which has a minimum breaking load of 700kg which makes it extremely difficult to force open.