Learning About Locks, Keys and Safes

4 Reasons A Broken Door Lock Is Seriously Dangerous

A broken door lock is always more serious than you think it might be. For this reason, you need to be sure that you have it repaired or replaced right away by a professional locksmith. However, not many homeowners take this as seriously as they should and either delay the repair or just ignore it completely as long as one of the locks on the door is working. Here are four reasons why a broken door lock is more serious than this: Read More 

Three Steps To Take If Your Pet Is Locked In The Car

Many pets like to go on rides. It gives them time to be with their owners, and it gives them a chance to view and smell never-before-seen areas. If you are taking your pet to the vet or groomer, they will need to be in the car to go back and forth from these places. If your pet is accidentally locked in the car on the way back from a trip, you may be frantic to get them out. Read More 

3 Reasons To Buy A Biometric Lock

Replacing your current lock with a biometric lock is a fantastic option, mostly because a biometric lock is often going to be much more secure and convenient than a standard key-operated lock. Listed below are three reasons to buy a biometric lock. It Is Difficult To Bypass One of the biggest reasons to buy a biometric lock is the fact that it is very difficult to bypass. In most cases, an individual can potentially get into your home by picking your lock, stealing your keys, or finding your keys. Read More 

Lost Your Car Keys? 3 Ways To Get Into Your Car

Walking up to your car and discovering that you don't have the keys to get into it can be a terrible feeling. If the windows are rolled up all the way, you may worry that you'll have to find another way home. You might need some of the items in the car too. Befor you panic, try these suggestions, if possible. Use a Hanger The first thing you'll want to attempt is to get a wire hanger to lift up or jiggle the door lock. Read More 

Home Security Ideas For Your Adult Child’s First Apartment

The move to a first apartment is an exciting time in your adult child's life, but it can make you nervous. You may be concerned about his or her safety and security when not under your roof. Fortunately, you and your locksmith can put a few safety measures in place to help keep your child safe in a new home. Here are just a few ideas to consider. Add Key Pad Locks Read More