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A Guide to Garage Door Locks

Chances are high that you’ve got some valuable possessions inside your garage, especially if you park your car in there. You might also have a lawnmower, power tools, and other things that would be considered worth stealing. Plus, if your garage is connected to your home, it could also provide an alternative entrance for intruders […]

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The Best Ways to Secure a Motorcycle

In 2017, a massive 44,268 motorcycle thefts were reported in the US, and only 39% of those vehicles were recovered. Since they are so much more open than cars and other vehicles, they are much more vulnerable to theft. So, it’s important to keep your bike safe and secure at all times to avoid becoming […]

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How Safe is Your Safe?

Home security systems are a great way to keep intruders out of your home. But what if someone, somehow gets past these security measures and into your home while it’s empty? You’ll want your most valuable possessions to be stored away securely where they can’t get them. This is where safes come in handy. What […]

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The History of Locksmithing

You call out a locksmith to reprogram your smart locks. They show up soon after in their mobile van filled with a variety of tools and gadgets. It all feels very modern and sophisticated, but their profession is built on a long and fascinating history, ever-changing to get the industry to the point it’s at […]

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What Happens to Locks in Cold Weather?

You know to wrap up warm when you go outside in cold weather, but what about your locks? They are largely ignored unless you have an issue with them. Unfortunately, cold temperatures can potentially cause big issues with your locks. Read on to find out more about this phenomenon and how to avoid getting locked […]

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How to Secure an Older Property

Over the years, security measures and technologies advance quite rapidly, and new houses are usually built with the latest safety and security standards in mind. But what if you move into a particularly old house that was built long before these standards? If you’ve just moved into an old house or are thinking of doing, […]

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How to Stay Safe and Secure While Camping

Some people are natural campers and love being in the great outdoors, while others find the idea of camping terrifying. Whichever of these camps you sit in, there are steps you can take to make your camping trip safer and keep your belongings secure. Read on for our tips for a safer camping trip. Camp […]

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How to Keep Your Car Secure Where You Park It

Locks and keys are designed to keep ourselves and our belongings safe, whether that’s in our homes, offices, luggage, or our cars. A parked car can be much more vulnerable than your home, so let’s look at some ways to keep your car safe from damage and theft. Keep your car locked The most obvious […]

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Why Won’t My Car Key Turn in the Ignition?

Keyless technology is a useful invention that can save you time rustling around in your bag for your car keys. But a lot of cars on the road still require a key in the ignition to start the engine. So, what do you do if you get in the car, put the key in the […]

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How to Burglar Proof Your Windows

You probably think a lot about how to lock up your doors securely in order to protect your home, but your windows are the next biggest point of entry to your home that we often overlook when it comes to security. We’ve got some tips to help you lock your windows up safe and sound. […]