A window lock's gotta do what a window lock's gotta do

Unsecured vs. secured window: a break-in test in the ABUS testing laboratory

Did you know that windows and patio doors are the primary means of access for burglars? And this for example because burglars easily pry titled windows with a screwdriver within seconds. 

Watch out how much time burglars need to break a window open – and directly afterwards how difficult it is to pry a secured window.

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Protect your home against burglars and thieves!

A break-in attempt occurs almost every minute. Fortunately, one third of these attempts are not successful. However, there are two thirds left which are successful. 

Which measures help against burglary and with which products you secure your home best: read more in our guide. 


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