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Window Restrictors – Child Safety Window Restrictors

By | 2017-08-25T18:34:44+00:00 August 25th, 2017|Categories: Window Locks|

Window restrictors are devices that are fitted to windows, which prevent the window from opening more than a few inches. They are generally used as a safety device, to stop small children opening a window and accidentally falling out. Irish Building Regulations and Window Restrictors To comply with Irish building regulations a window restrictor must releasable [...]

How To Open A Broken Window Handle Lock

By | 2017-02-22T22:29:38+00:00 February 22nd, 2017|Categories: Window Locks|

Locking window handles are fitted to the vast majority of windows manufactured in Ireland and the UK. The operation of a locking window handle is simple. Push the button lock with your thumb to release the lock and turn the handle lever to open the window. When the handle is returned to the closed position, the [...]

How To Open A Broken uPVC Window Lock

By | 2017-01-25T16:46:36+00:00 January 25th, 2017|Categories: Window Locks|

One of the most common parts to break in a uPVC window is the window espag lock. This is the part that is operated by the handle. Usually the window lock will start to become more difficult to open and close before it breaks. When a window lock is broken it will leave you with two [...]