South Africa unfortunately has a reputation of being crime-filled. Many of us have encountered the gut-wrenching and sheer terror of having our homes broken into, sometimes whilst being inside! The feeling of having your belongings taken out of your home leaves you with a major sense of invasion. Your security has been broken and you feel vulnerable.
Crime Statistics in South Africa
Over the past year 2013, saw 383 business burglaries and 828 residential burglaries on average per month. Residential burglaries have increased by 3.3% between 2012 and 2013. There also saw a 6.5% increase in attempted murders through burglaries-gone-wrong in 2012-2013. Johannesburg remains the highest within the crime sector, with Cape Town coming to a close second. Scary as this may be, it is of the utmost importance for residential and business owners to take the precautionary methods against being a victim of crime.
Statistics obtained from http://www.issafrica.org
Advantages of Window Security Shutters
When it comes to home security, many home owners are conscious about the way burglar bars will look on their home. Being a relevant concern, there is an invention that offers the best of both worlds: high end security, along with an aesthetically pleasing interior or exterior appearance.
Specs of Plantation Security Shutters
- 50mm aluminium louvre blinds
- 2 way locking system
- Different colours
- Stainless steel locks
- Different configurations
- 5 year guarantee
Wonderful Window Security
Plantation shutters offer a wide range of interior and exterior shutters for windows. Thinking of updating your decor? Kill two birds with one stone when you opt for a modern and secure window dressing.
Plantation shutters are available in aluminium, adding extra security to your home. Adjustable louvre security window shutters are now available in South Africa. These window security shutters come equipped with secure stainless steel locks that have a solid, two way bolting system. Each shutter system has 10mm solid aluminium rods which hold them in place, able to lock fully and securely.
This is a highly effective security banner, and the strongest security shutter in the market.
Security Shutters are available in the following configurations:
One of the main advantages of having plantation shutters is the ability to control the levels of light and privacy. Being custom designed, in a range of colours, these are ideal for both residential and business properties.