Yes, hiding spare keys under a rock, doormat, flowerpot, or on top of your doorway can help you out a jam. If you lock your keys in your house, or lose them, these hiding spots will save the day. Is it a Good Idea to Hide Keys? No one wants or anticipates that they'll be locked out when they come home. It happens, and having an extra key stashed away under a rock can come in handy.
23 September 2021
Although different locks might have different problems, they all have one thing in common. Lockouts always happen at the most inconvenient time, and your only hope is to fix the lock right away. Unfortunately, most people will only schedule locksmith services when they lose keys or when a locks malfunctions. If you know what to watch out for, you will act on time before the locks compromise access or security. Here are three major signs your locks or doors have a problem you should address immediately.
27 May 2021
Every business needs a reliable door in each entrance and exit. These doors keep the building, workers, and visitors safe. Since the main doors are part of the building's exterior, they are affected by the harsh outdoor elements. For this reason, your commercial door might show signs of wear and tear after a while. Protecting and maintaining these doors can help ensure they are in good shape all of the time.
23 February 2021
As your business begins to grow and you start attracting more customers it's natural to uproot and move to a different location. You might need more space to house additional products or just want to go to another part of town that seems to have more of an audience for what you have to offer. When you finally find a place that appears to be everything you could ask for, you feel ready to sign the lease or take out the mortgage and move in.
16 October 2020
If you have a lot of weapons at home, it's important to keep them safe and secure. You can do just that with a gun safe. There are a lot of options today from specific models and brands (like the Liberty Fatboy 64 safe) to generic locking safes, but as long as you remember this buying advice, the gun safe you choose will work out great for many years to come.
31 July 2020
A front door lock is one of those household items that is barely given a second thought until the day it no longer works as it should. Failure of a door lock gives rise to a sense of panic as the front door refuses to open and alternative methods to access the house are contemplated. However, it is uncommon for a door lock to suddenly fail and there are normally warning signs that something is amiss.
6 May 2020
When you rent a storage unit, the storage unit generally requires you to provide your own lock. They have you provide your own lock so that you know that you are the only one who has access to the lock and the storage area. This is a matter of security for both you and for the storage unit company. When it comes to padlocks, you actually have a few different options of locks you can pick up at your local locksmith for your storage unit.
23 October 2019
At some point during the time that you own or live in your home, it is highly likely that you will experience a problem with the locks. These problems can come in many forms, and they can all prevent you from being able to access or secure your house. Understand The Potential Causes Of A Lock Failure Homeowners often assume that the only time that they will encounter problems with their locks will be when they accidentally lock themselves out of the house.
24 March 2019
When you run a business, there will be times when you need the services of a commercial locksmith. Knowing when that might be will help you avoid forgetting to call for such assistance. Here are some of the times when you may need to call a commercial locksmith for your business. A Key-Holding Employee Left The Company Whether you fired them or it was their idea to end their employment with your company, you will want to have the locks changed if they had access to a copy of the keys.
9 December 2018
If you've never needed the services of a locksmith, consider yourself lucky. Most people need to call a locksmith at least once in their lives. In fact, locksmiths are in such high demand, it's a good idea to have one on speed dial. After all, you never know when you're going to need their services. The last thing you want to do is spend valuable time searching for the right one to call.
25 August 2018