Security Grills

by burjali - Date: 2010-10-04 - Word Count: 418 Share This!

They are made out of a steel mesh that can not be pushed or pulled out of the frame and they are also resistant to cutting. Much like a security steel door, the steel mesh on them is permanently mounted in a heavy duty steel frame. The frame is welded on all four corners and installs over a window using tamper resistant bolts or screws. One side of the grill will be hinged so that it can be opened from the inside of the house. Building codes or fire codes in most cities throughout the Unites States require that no windows be permanently blocked. Because they are designed to keep intruders out, there is a quick release mechanism located on the inside of the security grill that will allow the grill to hinge open in the event of an emergency. This allows occupants to quickly evacuate the home through the window.

Now that the basics of a window security grill are understood, let's cover the window security grills in a little more depth. With several manufacturers offering window grills, the options will vary from the different manufacturers. Window security grills are available from a basic design to more elaborate designs. The basic designs of security window grill will have a steel wire mesh with either a steel or aluminum frame. For the most part, the basic grills are only available in a natural steel finish or white. Some homeowners will opt to install the basic design of the security window grill over windows that are obscured from view. This provides a more economical way to secure a home. The more elaborate designs of a security grill are most often used in the front of the home or any visible window. The material as well as the workmanship of the window grills is what makes them more elaborate. These security grills use a heavy duty steel mesh that is tamper resistant and cant not be cut. The steel mesh is available in several different designs and styles. Besides the steel mesh, the frames are much more appealing as well. The frames are smooth and have an attractive finish. A homeowner can custom order a security window grill in a color that matches the home.

Installing them over vulnerable windows will deter any would be intruder. One look at the window security grills and the intruder will quickly move on to an easier target. These grills are a great way to protect your valuables and most importantly, they will protect your family.

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