Burglar Proofing. What does it really mean?
Burglar proofing or ‘hardening of the structure’, as it is known, is a very worthwhile project to perform on your home or business. Executing a meaningful “Burglar Proofing” project starts with knowing the level of security you require and matching your needs with the correct level of security offered by different security products.
Don’t bring a knife to a gunfight is good advice. It’s similar to: don’t try to burglar proof your property with products that a Burglar will smash through in 5 seconds.
You should be careful when you come across products advertising themselves as Burglar Proof, it’s a general term that’s misleading, and therefore dangerous. Impact Resistant is the correct term because it’s what the testing laboratory’s use to describe the ability of a window or door to resist rupture. This article will clear up any problems you may have in your search for Burglar Proof windows and doors.