Engineered to a superior level of strength and can incorporate steel reinforcing as required to meet British standards. Structurally, this is an advantage that offers even greater strength, durability and security.
It can take as little as 20 seconds to jemmy open a typical window lock. If that doesn't work, most ordinary friction hinges can be levered open just as easily.
At Belper Windows,
we use the SAC Shootbolt system as standard:
10 point locking system with unique corner drive design on all windows regardless of size
Unique full depth eurogroove lock-out design to maximise security
400% more shootbolt contact area with keep when ompared to traditional flat bolts
Unique ‘anti-slip’ and lock detail to shootbolt head
Supaglide action, tested to 100,000 cycles.(equivalent to 30 years of heavy use)
Rigorously tested to BS7950 and beyond to achieve Secure by Design status.
Over 40% of forced entries into domestic properties last year were made through downstairs windows.
Security and safety should not only be to deter anyone from trying to break in, it is equally important for people trying to get out.
Fire escape hinges should be fitted in upstairs locations in every house, or in isolated bedrooms in bungalows for your families complete safety.
High impact modified profiles, fully welded transoms and mullions, no mechanical joints, five chambers for additional strength and increased thermal performance. Fire resistance complies to BS476 Part 7, class 1DIN4102 flame retardant, self extinguishing.
All windows supplied by Belper Windows are internally beaded, this means the glass is installed and beaded from the inside for additional security. Windows with external glazing beads are a burglars dream.
All of our windows and doors are double glazed for security, strength and to reduce heat loss. There is additional security to all doors that have toughened or laminated glass as standard.