You can accomplish much of the same by using longer screws
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Most of the time the burglars bypass the lock
posted by catiemcd
There should be at least two vertical studs forming the lock side of the door frame. Installing the strike plate with heavier 3" screws will ensure that you are taking full advantage of all of the strength that is there.
Screws arent the weak point
Edit: I guess it depends on how you look at it.
this saved my home from burglary.
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