“If you know your enemy, you know how to defend yourself”: this is what we learned from the previous blog. What we want to tell you in this blog is that being aware of the limitations of some old-fashioned locks can help us prevent unpleasant consequences in terms of unwanted access.
Seaside or mountains? Dog or cat? Double bit or European cylinder? Life is full of choices and when you have to choose a lock for your front door the first decision you are facing is between a double bit lock and a European cylinder. It is a decision that can intimidate laymen, because the two types have various strengths and weaknesses. Let’s start to understand how to distinguish one from the other. It is very simple, let’s see how. Continue reading