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Longer Screws Can Enhance Door Security


February 8, 2011

This simple step can help make your entryway more secure.

When installing a strike plate on your residential door, it is best NOT to use the screws that originally came with the deadbolt or lock. Instead, use longer screws that will penetrate into the 2x4 in the wall. This will give you more security in the event someone tries to kick your door in.

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