Upgrade your Multipoint Lock
Its estimated that 90% of Irish homes have some form of multipoint locking on the perimeter doors to the property. These range from uPVC, aluminium, timber & sliding patio doors all of which offer a false level of security if the key cylinder has not being upgraded from the original design.
Burglars have discovered just how easy it is to bypass a standard type euro cylinder. It doesn’t matter how many hooks or dead bolts you have on your multipoint door lock, the weakest on most vulnerable part is the key cylinder mechanism. Once the cylinder is bypassed the multipoint lock can be unlocked by simply pushing down on the door handle.
Your local A.L.O.I. locksmith will be able to advise you and offer you a solution to this common security weakness.
There is a wide range of multi-point locks used in the Irish market so identifying & sourcing the correct replacement for your door can be a problem for many people.
Not any longer, simply contact your local A.L.O.I. locksmith for assistance.
Ferco, Fuhr, GU, Milenco, Yale, Avocet, are all common makes of uPVC locks stocked by our members.