The Benefits of Security Doors: Your First Line of Defense

For those looking to improve home security, a security door is a wise investment. There are many benefits of security doors but most importantly, they deter intruders and ensure that your home and family are kept safe.

security doors londonMany people are choosing to invest in home security to protect their families. When it comes to home security, a security door is the smart place to start. Security doors are your first line of defence against potential intruders.

Improve Your Home Security

Security doors work to improve your home’s security in a number of ways. They have a strong and sturdy frame, often made from steel or wrought iron, which makes these doors much more secure than common exterior doors with wooden or plastic frames. Not only does a steel frame and a stainless steel screen make intrusion attempts very difficult, but it also lasts far longer than other doors.

Another important aspect of a security door is the locks. For maximum protection, your security door should have heavy-duty keyed locks and a deadbolt. Deadbolts are essential for achieving maximum security, and non-removable pin hinges will further help to stop any attempts to break in through a security door.


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Protect Your Home Against Intruders

A good security door makes a strong statement. Security doors give the impression that your home is well secured and therefore acts as a deterrent to potential intruders. Experts have said that when intruders see security doors they are not only physically deterred from attempting to break in, but psychologically they feel that the home is too dangerous even if they were to get past the security door. A security door is not only hard to break into, but it stops many thieves from even trying. It’s best to make sure the windows next to the door are made from a special non-shutter glass, so that intruders can’t easily break through the glass either.

Add Value to Your Home

As well as protecting and securing your home, another benefit to having a security door is that it will add value to your home. Security doors mean that you will save money on your home insurance policy and they will add value to your overall property should you ever decide to sell. Security doors can provide curb appeal as they are available in a variety of styles and designs. Our security partners KSDW have installed beautiful, bespoke security doors which are made by Torterolo & Re. These doors are made in compliance with local planning and can be made in single and double leaf with up to 60 minutes of fire protection.

Are you thinking about improving your home’s security with a security door? We have installed more than 650 security doors in London. If you are in need of better home security in London or the surrounding areas, it would be our pleasure to discuss home security with you.