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You have done all that you can to ensure that your home is as secure as possible. You have invested in the best locks, the top of the line security system and keep your drapes closed at night to limit how much anyone can see into your home. After you put this much effort into securing your home, are you keeping the keys to your home secure? Do you have a hide-a-key in the most obvious place? Do you leave your house keys on your key ring when you take your car to the mechanic? Key security is more important than the lock you have on your door. Continue reading to learn more about keeping your home and keys secure.

Two Keyless Solutions for Letting Latchkey Kids into the House

7 October 2016
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Recent reports indicate the number of kids who spend time alone at home without parental supervision has dropped significantly since the 1990s when it was common to be latchkey kid. Still, with many parents working long hours or multiple jobs, there are many times when they can't be home to let their kids into the house after school. If you don't want to give your child a key to the house because you're concerned he or she may lose it, here are two keyless options that may serve your needs. Read More …

Steps To Prevent Home Burglaries

6 October 2016
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Keeping intruders out of your home is a matter of both protecting your space and feeling at ease in your own home. Here are some ways to prevent intruders in your home.  Keep Your Front Door Locked It may sound silly, but many burglars get in right through the front door. If you're prone to leaving the front door unlocked even occasionally, consider why this is and how you can solve the problem another way. Read More …

4 Security Changes To Make After A Roommate Moves Out

4 October 2016
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If you have just had a roommate move out -- whether on good terms or not -- it's not a bad idea to take steps to protect yourself. After all, even if your trust your former roommate, you can never be too careful when it comes to home security. These are four changes that you should make to keep your home secure after a roommate moves out. 1. Change Your Garage Door Remote Code Read More …

3 Tips For Professional Locksmith Service

3 October 2016
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When it comes to the safety and well-being of your business, you need to make your doors, locks, and other fixtures a top level priority. Adjusting to changes and constantly maintaining your locks will protect both your staff and the property inside your building. You can never be too careful about these sorts of things, because according to studies, a burglary occurs once every approximately 15 seconds. To stay safe, you should reach out to a commercial locksmith and follow these tips below. Read More …

Keyless Entry Options For Your Home

30 September 2016
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For families or those with roommates, keeping track of all the keys to the house can sometimes be difficult. The more people living in the home with keys, the more likely that keys will be lost. For safety and security, this often means that you have to go through the time and expense of having your home's entrance locks rekeyed. Fortunately, there are other options to cut down on lost keys. Read More …