Standard Euro cylinder locks are incredibly prevalent throughout the UK and are designed to a large proportion of uPVC and composite doors. However, whilst Euro cylinders are incredibly common, they also have several weakness against thieves. Even for doors with multiple locking points, burglars may force entry into a home in less than a minute without needing specialist tools.
Some of the most commonly used techniques applied by burglars to gain an entry include:
Common Home Security Threats – Why You Should Improve Your Locks