Latch vs. Deadbolt Lock

Author: Chess Security Group Inc. Locksmiths And Security Integration | | Categories: Access Control Systems , Biometric Entry Systems , Commercial Locksmiths , File Cabinet Locks , High Security Master Locks , Home Automation System Installation , Intercom Systems , Keyless Entry , Keyless Entry Installation , Lock Repair , Lockout Services , Locks Rekeyed Systems , Master Key Systems , Multipoint Locking Systems , Residential Locksmiths

Keeping family and belongings safe is a top priority for many homeowners. The right door locks on entry doors can help deter break-ins. The two most common types of entry door locks are single latches and deadbolts. Bar latches with chain assemblies are a specific type of latch but should only be used as secondary locks in connection with regular single-latch locks or deadbolts. Door-latch locks and deadbolts have their advantages and disadvantages, so you must decide on a style and security measure that satisfies your security needs.

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Article Written By: Kristine Tucker

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