New Locks for a New Home

  • Types Of Locks For Home Use

    8 March 2016

    If you are installing a new lock for home security, note that there are many types of locks to choose from with varying security results. Here are some commons types of locks, along with their benefits.  Knob Locks Knob locks are a fairly standard form of lock, where knobs on each side of the door are attached to the locking mechanism inside. These locks are fairly secure and affordable. However, you should try to combine these locks with another form of lock.

  • 5 Tips To Avoid Locksmith Scams

    2 June 2015

    When you're locked out of your house or car, this is a very stressful time. You're so stressed, you're prone to being pressured by a locksmith. You may even fall for a scam. It can be hard to spot these scams, especially because locksmiths in some jurisdictions are not required to be certified or licensed. Here are some tips to help you avoid a locksmith scam: 1. Look for branding.

  • The Progression Of The Locksmith Into The Digital Era

    12 December 2014

    Since its inception, the lock and key have been providing individuals a means to safely and securely protect their most prized possessions. Whether you're securing your possessions, protecting your family, or safeguarding your property, locksmiths have been providing individuals with peace of mind. While the profession has evolved over the centuries from a iron key and tumbler-lock, the premise of a locksmith still holds true. However, as society emerges into the 21st century, and the digital revolution encompasses all aspects of daily life, the goals and skill-set of the locksmith must also progress to keep up with the growing security needs.