20 May 2019
If you purchase a used high value car or one that ranks high on the local "most stolen" list, you may be concerned that someone else may have a copy of your keys. This could pose a risk, especially if those extra sets fall into the hands of someone willing to steal your car. The following are some security tips that can help set your mind at ease. Tip #1: Disable unknown chipped keys
26 August 2016
Welcoming a new baby to your home means making a few changes to the way the house is set up, and that includes upgrading your home security system. Your little one won't be toddling for a while, but it's never too early to prepare. Here are a few things you might want to consider to prepare for your new arrival. Door Alarms Consider having audible alarms added to the entrances to your home.
8 August 2016
If you manage a business that holds a lot of confidential information or expensive equipment, access control is a major issue for you. If your business has been using the traditional lock-and-key system, it may be time to switch over to a card access system instead. These systems eliminate the need to carry keys or deal with physical locks, though they do require a person to carry a card instead. But the benefits could quickly outweigh the disadvantages if you're dealing with a lot of people and a lot of access doors.
7 July 2016
If you have sliding glass patio door, you may need to replace the lock eventually. Sliding glass doors commonly use keyed cylinder locks, which operate with a knob or latch attached to a cylinder. You should be able to install a new keyed cylinder lock yourself. Here are some tips to install a replacement keyed cylinder lock on sliding glass patio doors. Prepare to Work For this project, you need:
3 June 2016
If you're looking for a change in careers and are looking for a field in which you can excel for a long period of time, working as a locksmith might be something that is on your radar. There are many benefits to becoming a locksmith, including the ability to work for yourself – if not immediately, then as something you can work toward. Before you decide to move in this career direction, it's always a good idea to think about the attributes you'll need as a locksmith and evaluate whether you have them.
13 April 2016
There are a number of common habits that you might get into around your home that thieves will take advantage of if they catch you at the right time. Here are a few such habits including what you can do in order to avoid having one of these habits. Unlocked Garden Shed It's important to get a high-quality lock that you can put on your garden shed since you could have a wide number of valuable items in there.
12 April 2016
You're excited to be moving into your first home. It's a previously-owned home, but it has been kept up in good condition. One of the first tasks you should do as a new homeowner is to evaluate the security of your home. This starts at the locks on all of the exterior doors. As soon as you can, have a locksmith walk around the house with you to inspect the locks.