Crimsafe have been a market leader for more than 25 years, while their branding has always been at the forefront of people’s mind, what makes Crimsafe so good is the way the product is manufactured, using screw clamp technology the mesh is locked down into the frame. Crimsafe has also done vigorous testing through the University of Queensland, the results? Crimsafe Regular could withstand impacts of 550kj, Ultimate 750kj far surpassing alternative products and the current Australian standards?

UQ-Testing-Result-Graphs

Pricing largely depends on 4 factors;

1: Which Crimsafe product

2: The size of the door

3: The installation requirements.

4: Frame Colour (is it from our standard range or require powder coating)

The best way to obtain pricing is with one of our consultants so they can assess these 4 factors. As a guide Crimsafe Hinged & Sliding doors start from around $1,000.

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Crimsafe does a fantastic job deterring intruders from breaking in. While its strength is unmatched the key to having a successful deterrent is the installation. Purchasing Crimsafe that will be installed by Securelux will provide you with the best deterrent causing intruders to look elsewhere or spend significant time trying to get through (this is risky!). For extra protection ask our consultant or check out our website for how we can protect the glass around your home with 3M Film or Crimsafe solutions.

Crimsafe has completed the knife shear test which involves a heavy duty trimming knife forcefully being pulled along the mesh multiple times. If the mesh isn’t penetrated in a continuous line for more than 150mm, it passed the test!

Crimsafe Doors and windows have a range of colours available as part of the consultation process for your new doors. These are specially powder coated as part of the manufacturing process. DIY painting of existing doors would not be recommended as it would void the warranty. The Crimsafe mesh is always black, this is due to transparency of black mesh being better than other colours.

Crimsafe mesh is specifically developed for the purpose of the Crimsafe product, it is designed for superior strength in a security door solution. For enquiries that are tailored solutions it is best to call the Securelux office.

There are so many different applications available to provide an exact answer to this question. Installation is another factor that can impact the price of your Crimsafe. At Securelux we offer a FREE onsite consultation to determine all these variables to provide a detailed quote. As a guide windows start around $350 and Doors from around $1,000.

Pricing largely depends on 4 factors;

1: Which Crimsafe product
2: The size of the window
3: The installation requirements.
4: Frame Colour (is it from our standard range or require powder coating)

The best way to obtain pricing is with one of our consultants so they can assess these 4 factors. As a guide Crimsafe Windows start from around $350. There are a number of variations to the window application including the range of Safe-S-Cape options!

For peace of mind ask about our price match guarantee!

There are 2 key factors for how Crimsafe works;

1: How it is manufactured
2: How it is installed

Both of these factors determine how the Crimsafe product will work in your homes different window and door openings.

Your Crimsafe will be installed by our team of highly trained and employed installers. Because there are so many different glasses companies on the market, how your Crimsafe will be installed largely depends on the brand of window, there is not just one method for installation and this is one of the greatest variables that can impact your home security. Securelux pride itself on our installation experience with over 40 years experience in installations. If comparing quotes it is important to understand the installation method being used by each company so you can make the best decision for your home security.

Securelux has a microfibre environmentally friendly glove available for purchase as part of your consultation. It is recommended that the customer follows the cleaning and maintenance guide provided with their final invoice. The cleaning process should not require an excessive amount of water. Securelux is conscious that some customers may not have time to follow the cleaning guide and have partnered with professional window cleaners to offer the cleaning as an ongoing service or as a one off for a special occasion.

Crimsafe is installed with unique screws and the driving tools are only available through Crimsafe Licensees like Securelux, unless for extraordinary circumstances (e.g broken glass), it is not recommended for customers to request for the screens to be removed. If required then it is best for Securelux customers to contact Securelux to discuss their options. When buying Crimsafe it is important to consider the reasons why you may want to remove a screen at any time, if it is for cleaning purposes than discuss with your Securelux consultant as it may be beneficial to consider applications in our Safe-S-Cape range.

Crimsafe developed a Crimsafe Tensile Tuff mesh that uses 0.9mm 304 structural grade stainless steel.
This mesh is up to 26.5% thicker than most other mesh products in the market that use 0.8mm mesh. This means the Crimsafe range is harder to cut and penetrate which combines well with the installation methods used by Securelux to keep out unwelcome guests, from burglars to bugs.

Crimsafe provides a modern day security screen that is more aesthetically pleasing on the eye than the original diamond grille. This allows for an unobstructed view (see our gallery). Crimsafe frames come in a range of colours to match your window frames, have a cedar door? why not ask about our cedar colours as well.

A Crimsafe door provides security to your larger openings around the home that are currently covered by glass or timber. Crimsafe providing it is installed correctly can provide an additional layer of security that can be the difference when it comes to lurking intruders.

There are 13 standard colours of Crimsafe Frame (see colours), there are also a range of woodgrain finishes available. Should you have another dulux or interpon colour our consultants can help identify the colour so your frames can match your existing doors and windows.

Crimsafe is made in the Securelux Factory at Loganholme, we have a large team that are dedicated to the Crimsafe range of products and focus on providing a high quality product that is ready for installation.

Crimsafe can be purchased through Securelux. By calling and booking a free consultation our consultants can provide a detailed quote for the Crimsafe range of products. Securelux completes the whole process from Quote to Manufacture to Install, so you can have confidence that you are dealing with the same team throughout your security screen purchase.

Crimsafe can be purchased through Securelux. By calling and booking a free consultation our consultants can provide a detailed quote for the Crimsafe range of products. Securelux completes the whole process from Quote to Manufacture to Install, so you can have confidence that you are dealing with the same team throughout your security screen purchase. Securelux provides a range of solutions outside of doors and windows so if you have a different application you require for the Crimsafe Mesh contact the Securelux office and we can assist further with your enquiry.

Securelux can offer the Crimsafe Wash and Wax to our customers. This can be added to your order or you can call and request separately from our office? We also offer a glove that is suitable for cleaning your new Crimsafe screens.

Crimsafe and Amplimesh are different products assembled with different material and by using different techniques. Crimsafe uses screw clamp technology where Amplimesh uses a pressure process to clamp the mesh. Crimsafe has tested its product with the University of Queensland to show its strength against a range of alternative products. The other key component to this decision is the installation, installation can vary between products and it is best to discuss this during your respective consultations.

Customers will deal with Crimsafe Licensees which are typically family run or sole trader businesses. Securelux is a family owned and run business with over 20 staff dedicated to the Crimsafe component of our business.

Customers can buy Crimsafe through Crimsafe licensees such as Securelux. Due to the nature of what we sell…security solutions for your family, Crimsafe cannot be purchased from hardwares or other 3rd parties; this is to ensure your manufacturing and installation are in good hands.

Securelux has a team of manufacturers dedicated to the manufacturing of the Crimsafe range. Crimsafe has a unique manufacturing process and is the reason why only a select number of licensees are provided the responsibility of manufacturing.

The stainless steel mesh is the largest contributor to the cost of a new door. All products in this category of security are similar in price range. Some other factors to consider are the installation and accessories required to make your home safe from intruders. If there is a difference in price with the quotes you have received we recommend that you speak to your consultants to understand some of the reasons why this may be the case?

There are a number of reasons to consider Crimsafe for your windows. This includes

1) Protecting your family and your property
2) Keep out unwanted guests from bugs to intruders
3) Increase Airflow
4) Fall Prevention (general safety)
5) UV Protection
6) Bushfire Protection

The installation is the untold story in protecting your home and can play an integral part to how your security screens will perform under attack. Speak to Securelux about how we will install to your home.

There are a number of features and benefits to installing Crimsafe to your sliding doors. As well as those listed in the above window section. The biggest benefit to a Securelux installed door is our interlocking system and the Austral Triple Lock that is installed with every sliding door.

Crimsafe is a viable option for a bifold solution however there are a number of things to consider. The main two are the configuration of the bifold system and also the space that is available for them to swing. It is best to discuss these options with one of our Securelux consultants as there are a number of alternate solutions available should a Crimsafe Bifold not be viable.

Securelux offer a range of Crimsafe Double and Triple Sliding Safe-S-Capes that are suitable for the Casement Window allowing you to have security whilst maintaining access to the glass for airflow. Chat to Securelux about how we install these applications to your windows.

Securelux can install Crimsafe Double Hinged doors to your french doors. There are a number of factors to consider when considering security for your french doors. Our team of consultants are able to assist with explaining the accessories required for maximum security in these applications.

Securelux can install Crimsafe Windows to your existing awning windows, installing Crimsafe to your awning window will allow for airflow and security. The installation is critical to ensure the window does not impact the functionality of the glass awning window. Securelux are trained in the various methods required to ensure a high quality installation is provided to our customers.

Stacker doors are designed to open up the home and allow increased airflow throughout your home. Crimsafe Stacker doors allow for a great security solution to these large openings without compromising on the airflow. Stacker doors if installed incorrectly can be the one of the most vulnerable openings in your home. There are a number of factors to consider when it comes to the installation. Securelux have 40 years experience and can provide information as part of the consultation process on how we provide a high quality installation. There are some stacker doors that require a frame to be created to allow for the doors and securelux can assist with this type of installation as well.

If you require Crimsafe for your caravan it is best to contact the Securelux office to discuss options. By providing photos we can determine if Crimsafe can be installed to your windows or if there are other factors that may prevent this from taking place.

Crimsafe offers a great option for customers wanting security screens with unhindered views. Crimsafe’s strength comes from the unique combination of Tensile-Tuff® mesh and our Screw-ClampTM fastening system, meaning there’s no need for bars and grilles. The clean lines of powder-coated mesh provide unrestricted views and retain a feeling of open spaces. This means that during the day, customers will be able to look out into their backyard without obstructions from bars or grilles. See gallery for inside and outside views of Crimsafe.

Fly screens are designed to keep out insects, but they certainly won’t stop an intruder. Crimsafe does both jobs well, keeping out all types of intruders, from insects to burglars.

Crimsafe offers a range of safety measures that are added bonuses to its main feature, strong security! Safety from UV rays, fall prevention, storm protection, fire protection & insect protection. All this is offered with a product that is installed with no sharp edges, speak to Securelux about how we install safely and all the additional features Crimsafe have to offer.

Both Crimsafe and Amplimesh offer a stainless mesh product. Crimsafe uses a screw clamping system where amplimesh uses a pressure clamp system. Crimsafe has undergone testing at the University of Queensland against a range of products, this testing showed that Crimsafe came out on top in the impact testing withstanding force of 550kjs which is 5.5 times the current Australian Standards. The other key component in any home security is the installation. A good installation is critical to any security screen. Speak to Securelux regarding the Installation.

Both Crimsafe and Prowler Proof offer a stainless mesh product. Crimsafe uses a screw clamping system where Prowler Proof uses a chemical bonding solution. Crimsafe has undergone testing at the University of Queensland against a range of products, this testing showed that Crimsafe came out on top in the impact testing withstanding force of 550kjs which is 5.5 times the current Australian Standards. The other key component in any home security is the installation. A good installation is critical to any security screen. Speak to Securelux regarding the Installation.

Both Crimsafe and Prowler Proof (forcefield) offer a stainless mesh product. Crimsafe uses a screw clamping system where Prowler Proof uses a chemical bonding solution. Crimsafe has undergone testing at the University of Queensland against a range of products, this testing showed that Crimsafe came out on top in the impact testing withstanding force of 550kjs which is 5.5 times the current Australian Standards. The other key component in any home security is the installation. A good installation is critical to any security screen. Speak to Securelux regarding the Installation.

Both Crimsafe and Invisigard offer a stainless mesh product. Crimsafe uses a screw clamping system where Invisigard uses a retention system that wedges the mesh into the frame. Crimsafe has undergone testing at the University of Queensland against a range of products, this testing showed that Crimsafe came out on top in the impact testing withstanding force of 550kjs which is 5.5 times the current Australian Standards. The other key component in any home security is the installation. A good installation is critical to any security screen. Speak to Securelux regarding the Installation.

Both Crimsafe and ScreenGuard offer a stainless mesh product. Crimsafe uses a screw clamping system where ScreenGuard uses a pvc wedge that wedges the mesh into the frame. Crimsafe has undergone testing at the University of Queensland against a range of products, this testing showed that Crimsafe came out on top in the impact testing withstanding force of 550kjs which is 5.5 times the current Australian Standards. The other key component in any home security is the installation. A good installation is critical to any security screen. Speak to Securelux regarding the Installation.

Both Crimsafe and Secureview offer a stainless mesh product. Crimsafe uses a screw clamping system where Secureview uses a chemical bonding solution. Crimsafe has undergone testing at the University of Queensland against a range of products, this testing showed that Crimsafe came out on top in the impact testing withstanding force of 550kjs which is 5.5 times the current Australian Standards. The other key component in any home security is the installation. A good installation is critical to any security screen. Speak to Securelux regarding the Installation.

Crimsafe and roller shutters are two completely different products but both can offer a level of security. Crimsafe is designed to provide a security screen solution that won’t prohibit airflow. Roller Shutters will black out a window when it is closed. Both applications require a good quality installation! Roller shutters will only provide security when closed meaning airflow/natural light & security won’t go hand in hand.

Crimsafe and Diamond grill offer different materials to create a security screen. Crimsafe is a stainless mesh where the diamond grill uses an aluminium diamond pattern. Crimsafe uses a screw clamping system where Diamond Grill uses either riveted, screwed or welded offering different levels of strength. Crimsafe has undergone testing at the University of Queensland against a range of products, this testing showed that Crimsafe came out on top in the impact testing withstanding force of 550kjs which is 5.5 times the current Australian Standards. The other key component in any home security is the installation. A good installation is critical to any security screen. Speak to Securelux regarding the Installation.

Crimsafe and Clearshield offer different materials to create a security screen. Crimsafe is a Tensile Tuff stainless mesh where the Clearshield uses an aluminium stainless perforated mesh. Crimsafe uses a screw clamping system where Clearshield uses a wedge system. Crimsafe has undergone testing at the University of Queensland against a range of products, this testing showed that Crimsafe came out on top in the impact testing withstanding force of 550kjs which is 5.5 times the current Australian Standards. The other key component in any home security is the installation. A good installation is critical to any security screen. Speak to Securelux regarding the Installation.

3M Security Film is an application to cover glass and protect your home from potential intruders. Unlike other films on the market, 3M Security film has been designed to sustain a higher load while being stretched more. No one else makes a micro-layered tear resistant film. See Securelux for more details.

Yes! Security film is not impenetrable however it deters intruders by making life difficult by strengthening the glass and holding the glass together in place for longer. The 3m Ultra 600 is a micro layered tear resistant film providing additional strength to potential impacts. Additional attachment systems can be added at installation further enhancing your protection. See Securelux.

3m film pricing is dependent on the size of the window and the installation required. The pricing range per panel is extensive starting from $100 and going up to $1,000. The best way to get accurate pricing is to organise a free onsite consultation.

Due to the nature of security that 3m security film is providing the installation should be carried out by a trained installer. Installation may be done from the inside or outside depending on the glass that the film is being applied to. For exact installation requirements to your home or business it is best to organise an onsite consultation.

There is a range of different security films but the Ultra 600 Security thickness of 6 mil (0.15mm) its strength comes from being a micro layered film unmatched in the industry.

3M security film can be purchased through nominated installers. Securelux can provide a free onsite consultation to provide you with a detailed quote so you can have peace of mind that you are making a decision that will provide the additional security you need for your family home.

Security doors can be effective providing you buy the right product and receive a quality installation. The key purpose for buying a security screen is to protect your home from intruders whilst maintaining airflow and the aesthetics of your home. A poor quality installation can make even the strongest product a quick entrance point for intruders.

Security Screen Doors help provide additional safety to your family home by offering additional security against intruders. They also offer additional safety for fall prevention, storm protection, insect protection & fire protection. The level of safety depends on the product and the installation provided. There are a number of products with varying levels of safety measures, it is best to discuss these at an onsite consultation.

Security screen doors provide additional security whilst maintaining the benefits of flyscreens. Security screen doors allow for airflow and insect protection whilst adding added security against intruders and even additional protection against fires and fall prevention. A security screen door should come with a triple lock, otherwise it is only classified as a barrier screen. The installation of your security door is essential to ensure the security you expect is delivered when under attack, to understand how your security screens will be installed it is recommended to organise an onsite consultation and discuss how they will be installed with your consultant.

There are many different applications that could be required in your master bedroom. Commonly there will be windows but there may also be a need for sliding doors or even a safe-s-cape application. Crimsafe for a window starts around $350 per window, doors start around $1,000.

Before attempting to paint your security screen door you should ensure that it won’t have any impact on your warranty. It is recommended not to touch during the warranty period. There are professional painters that spray aluminium surfaces due to the difficulty of some grooves to hand paint. It would be best to contact a professional to determine the best solution for your home.

A security screen lock should have 3 points, top, middle and bottom. It is recommended to have a parrot beak lock to protect against jemmy attacks. The lock should be installed as part of your new door or if replaced by a professional.

Securelux install Security Screen Doors through their trained and employed installers. There are standards required for the installation and at Securelux we go above and beyond these installation standards. The installation is integral to the strength of your home security and should be closely considered when purchasing security screens.

Security Screens are typically made from aluminium frames and stainless steel mesh. There are other alternatives on the market that use perforated mesh or diamond grill patterns .

Purchasing a security screen is a personal decision and one that is done by conducting some research both online and by organising a couple of onsite quotes. When comparing there are a number of considerations including aesthetics, product and installation. Crimsafe has done comparative testing across a range of products and shows a 550kj result which is 5.5 times the Australian standards.

All security screen doors lock with a triple lock. There are different types of triple locks depending on the installation company. A door with only a single lock is not a security screen and is commonly known as a barrier screen. To understand more about the locks used in hinged and sliding doors talk to your Securelux consultant.

Securelux offers a range of high quality security screen doors. It is important when deciding on security screens that you look at both the product and the installation. Securelux provides onsite consultation that helps you determine the best product and installation to meet your needs.

A security door has an application called a hinged door, typically found on entry doors, garage doors and laundry doors the hinged door typically swings outwards and the hinges are what allows this motion. Some door hinges can actually help add additional security measures to your door.

A security door can be a great deterrent and can provide additional strength that can stop a potential breakin. Installation is so important to preventing a break in and Securelux focus heavily on the installation component of your security doors. Unfortunately if a security door is not installed correctly a security door can be broken into with minimal effort.

Depending on the door and the repair required it may be possible to repair. It is best to first contact the company that installed your existing doors because they will have the necessary material to make any repairs required. Securelux customers can contact Securelux regarding repairs to products installed by Securelux.

There may be a couple of reasons for a security door that can’t unlock, reasons include lock tampering, movement in the house or jamb foundations, something is in the lock (e.g. wasp nests etc) or something has faulted in the lock mechanism. The best way to sort out is to contact the company that installed the door to assist. For urgent matters it may be best to contact your local lock smith.

Products installed by Securelux are not recommended to be moved by the homeowner or another tradie. The purpose of a security door once installed is home security, removing the door will make reinstallation difficult as special tools are required. Uninstalling and reinstalling your door would void any warranty provided by the installation company.

During the day the Crimsafe screen can be harder for people to see in from the street. This is because of the light being on the outside. At night however when lights are on inside the home it can be easier for people to see from the street. For both privacy and security it is recommended to install Crimsafe with an internal furnishing such as a blind or shutter.

The security door locks with a three point locking system that is operated by a key through a pin cylinder barrel. A pin cylinder barrel is recommended over a wafer cylinder to add additional security against intruders.

Crimsafe screws are not designed to be removed. It is important to consider the reasons why you would want to remove the screws. It is best to contact your security screen provider for best options before tampering with screws.

The best way to avoid future repairs to your stainless steel mesh is to stay on top of the cleaning. Similar to your air conditioner, dust particles will get caught on your mesh but won’t present an issue providing they are removed from time to time with a general clean. Flyscreen Mesh is more likely to wear and tear over time particularly with animals and can be remeshed if required.

Deciding on the best security screen for you is a personal decision. There are a number of factors to consider including strength, installation & budget.
The best way to decide is to organise a free consultation and consider these factors and what best meets your circumstances.

Security Doors and Windows are a physical barrier installed to your windows to protect your home from intruders whilst providing the benefits of a flyscreen.
Customers buy security doors and windows for the peace of mind of having added protection without sacrificing airflow. Stainless steel mesh options such as Crimsafe
offer additional benefits against bushfire and fall prevention. They also present greater longevity and are an animal friendly solution.

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When purchasing security it is crucial that you are given all the information required to answer all questions there is about security doors and windows. You wouldn’t want to visit an accountant that doesn’t inform you about all potential deductions and the same should apply for security. Companies will do things different and it is important you understand the differences so you can make the best choice for your family home!

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