Front door security
sajeev53
November 30, 2012 in Design Dilemma
I have a front entrance consisting of cedar double doors (each 2 ft wide) opening inwards into the living room. The door will have a deadbolt as well as a keyed entry lock. The passive door has a good flush mount bolt. The active door will have a surface bolt on top (on the inside of the door).I can leave the house through a more secure door locking the front door from the inside. I have been told that such a front door can still be kicked in, so I would like advice on any other method of securing this door, please. Thanks
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Deborah Butler, Brickwood Builders
We have been told by law enforcement that about any door can be kicked in by an experienced thief. I am interested to see what others say.
   November 30, 2012 at 9:09AM
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PH Interiors, LLC
Really big loud dog!!
   November 30, 2012 at 9:28AM
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sajeev53
Sorry no dog!
   December 3, 2012 at 1:09PM
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