Advice bases on experience
More information: in my long career as a carpenter, lock fixer, advisor against burglary I encountered a lot of damage done by people entering the private domain of others.
The main problem is the combination of bad hinges and locks and a lack of social control and awareness of use of safety measures.
Most people react when it is too late, the destruction done, valuable goods stolen.
The rise of costs on top of the reparation, the sense of safety in the privacy of your house also gets a blow.
A well done advice and execution than becomes crucial to keep the burglar away from your house.