Lock Snapping

An Introduction

LOCK SNAPPING

There is currently a rise in ‘lock snapping’ in the UK with some areas reporting a 27% increase in burglaries through this method.


Euro cylinder locks are most at risk of lock snapping. These are fitted to millions of properties throughout the UK which are usually on double glazed and UPVC doors.

Standard Euro Profile Lock. Found on most Upvc and Composite Doors. Susceptible to Lock Snapping

What is lock snapping ?


Lock snapping is when force is applied to the cylinder which then snaps the lock in two. Leaving the locking mechanism exposed.

Before and after lock snapped

Cylinder snaps in two halves leaving the locking mechanism exposed

Anti Snap - Security - Locks. Easily identifiable by thier horizontal keyways


Usually when a would be thief sees an anti snap lock fitted on your door they move on to easier targets.

Lockituplocks can fit an anti snap lock which cannot be snapped in the same way. This will prevent the burglars gaining entry to your property. Usually when a would be thief sees an anti snap lock fitted on your door they move on to easier targets.

If you are concerned about your security please contact Robert on 07719599641 who will give advise on your current security and give you a free quote to upgrade your locks.

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