Latches though are the small window hardware but still it is necessary. But apart from being functional it is also very attractive and can really enhance the look of your window. So never try to compromise or never vacillate when you purchase window latches. Select after taking all the aspects in your mind. No doubt lots of thing goes into your mind when you shop but we are of the view that selection can be made very easy if you plan a bit. Of course our tips will help you in making smart purchasing decisions. Following are the tips that you should bear in mind:
Choose the design, style and the size according to the size of the window.
The latches can be installed both at the top and the bottom of the window. Choose after deciding where do you want to install the latches.
Once you have decided the size and shape, its turn for choosing the material of the latch. The window latches come in various materials like brass, bronze, wrought iron etc. The material choosen should compliment the decor and finish of the window and also it should be non corrosive.
As the material can retain the luster for the long time ask the supplier the metal polish.
The Latches you choose should be easy to install and smooth in functioning.
Do not forget to collect the screw. Screw should compliment the finish of the latch and window.