How To Fix A Stuck Deadbolt

Posted on: 13 October 2016

A jammed deadbolt can pose a major security issues, since you won't be able to properly lock up your home anymore. Instead of struggling with the lock as you try to force it, which may only make the problem worse, learn how to fix it. Then you will never be stuck again when your lock jams. Step #1: Clean out the lock cylinder Debris enters the deadbolt each time you put a key inside, since keys are rarely cleaned. [Read More]

Signs Your Home Is Vulnerable To Break-Ins

Posted on: 12 October 2016

While we all hope to be safe from break-ins, there are some undeniable signs that your home could be a target on your block. Here are some potential ways that you are vulnerable, along with how you can fix the issue.  You Don't Have an Alarm System  One way that you can counteract this is to install a home alarm system and make sure it's know to the public. Place signs in your yard from your home security company. [Read More]

Security Options For Your Small Retail Business

Posted on: 12 October 2016

Large retail companies often invest in sophisticated security systems to protect their inventory, but finding the right security setup can be a bit more difficult for the small retail storeowner. Fortunately, there are some steps you can take to secure your business and boost security. Use this guide to help determine which security measures are right for your store. Install Security Mirrors Your store may have blind spots, which can give potential shoplifters the cover they need to steal items without being spotted. [Read More]

8 Holiday Home Safety Tips For The Concerned Homeowner

Posted on: 11 October 2016

Locksmiths around the country will tell you that the holidays are a contentious time for those concerned about their home and property. You may look forward to spending time with loved ones, but you do not want to leave your home alone and unsecured. These tips will help you feel safe this holiday season. 1. Take away the opportunity. Look for packages from locksmiths offering home monitoring systems in addition to timers, lights, and other items that will protect your home from theft. [Read More]