After losing my house keys for the 20th time last month, I decided to make a big change in how I secure my home. For my safety and to protect my valuables, I found a locksmith in my area who specializes in keyless locks. A keyless systems keeps absentminded people like me safe. The system is easy to use and doesn't require any type of key to secure my home. If you keep losing your house or car keys, see a locksmith. My blog offers tips on how to select the right security locks and systems for your home and car, as well as advice on how to stay safe if you lose your keys before you install a new security system. Thanks for reading and stay safe.
6 March 2017
Chances are you have locked yourself out of your vehicle before, and if you're like most people, it probably couldn't have happened at a worse time. That's just the way fate seems to go. Here are six tips to help get you back on the road again. Call The Police If you find yourself locked out in an unfamiliar city or in a dangerous part of town, simply call 911. Depending on their case load, they may come and open it up for you, but mostly likely they will just call a locksmith or tow truck for you.
2 March 2017
There is a wide variety of safes available for home and commercial use. Here are some questions to ask yourself so that you can narrow down your search to safes that would work well for you. What Are You Most Concerned About? Two main things that safe owners are concerned about is burglary and fire protection. Different safes perform these tasks with varying levels of competence, so if you are more concerned about one or the other, it's a good idea to share this with your locksmith upfront.
4 April 2016
Security is an important aspect of anything that connects to the internet, and that includes most home automation products. However, internet security is complicated and most people just ignore it instead of trying to grapple with these complications. Learning the basics is a great way to protect yourself from most threats without having to get a computer science degree. Reset Default Passwords Many devices will have some sort of password for accessing part or all of the device.
21 September 2015
Coming home to shattered windows or a kicked in door and missing belongings is a terrible feeling. Not only do home break-ins lead to monetary loss, but they can also create a feeling of violation that is hard to shake afterward. The best way to handle home break-ins is to take proactive steps to prevent them from happening in the first place. With break-ins occurring every 13 seconds in the U.
2 September 2015
Just because you might be extremely diligent in locking your door, it doesn't mean that you're safe from burglaries. A home burglary occurs every 13 seconds in the U.S. The condition that the locks are in will affect whether your house is a likely target. Most homeowners spend a lot of time fussing over the locks without even spending any time on the lock plate. Unknown to many, the condition of the lock plate can have a huge affect on how secure your home is.