Retractable scissor gates are a good alternative to window bars. We make them in various sizes with a minimum height requirement of 3ft. They can be pulled across to one side or locked in the middle, your choice. When collapsed, they are not noticible and can hide behind a curtain.
|Retractable Scissor Gates for Your Home|
They are the absolutely the best solution to guard against entry thru unlocked patio doors too. Enjoy the summer heat with your windows wide open.