How To Deal with Frozen Car Door Locks

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When you leave your house in the morning, it’s worrisome to see your windshield covered in ice and even more worrying to find that your car doors are frozen shut. Sometimes the problem is a frozen handle or the rubber door seal frozen to the bodywork, and at other times it is ice freezing the […]

Effective Ways To Prevent Car Break-Ins

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Dealing with car theft or car break-ins can be frightening, not to mention frustrating. If you have ever arrived at your car and found it has been vandalized or disappeared from where you parked it, you will know the sickening feeling in the core of your stomach that a sight like this produces. Moreover, having […]

The Best Home Security System For Airbnb Properties

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Many would-be business owners have taken the plunge into the so-called “sharing economy” in part due to the surge in the popularity of the rental-listing service Airbnb. Generally, Airbnb renters are respectful of Airbnb properties. However, the possibility that a guest will abuse a host’s generosity is always present, and everybody has heard stories about […]

The Ultimate Guide To Your Home Security System Maintenance

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When it comes to home security, many individuals typically set it and forget it. It’s easy to overlook the necessity of home security system maintenance because they are self-sufficient and don’t require continual monitoring to perform their primary functions. However, like any other appliance or household equipment, routine maintenance may extend the life of your […]

Halloween Home Security Tips: A Homeowner’s Guide

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Halloween is quickly approaching, and as a homeowner, you should prepare for the spookiest night of the year as soon as possible. Besides loading up on candies, adorning your home with frightening trinkets, and purchasing scary and cute costumes for your children, you should also ensure your home’s and loved ones’ safety. Halloween is undoubtedly […]

How to Fix a Car Door That Won’t Open From the Inside

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In this article, we shall examine how a car door works, what causes the locking mechanisms inside car doors to jam, and explain how to unlock them from the inside. After reading this article, you won’t be a qualified locksmith, but you will know the basics of your car’s door locking system and how to […]

How To Become A Certified Locksmith

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If you are a night owl and don’t mind answering calls in the middle of the night from people who have locked themselves out of their homes or cars, then a career as a locksmith may be ideal for you. You will feel satisfied and valued as a certified locksmith if you enjoy assisting others. […]

Ways To Restore Your Home Security After a Break-in

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Protecting your home puts your mind at ease when you’re at home or on vacation. When you plan for home security, you hope that your tactics will never be put to the test. While you cannot control the conduct of others, you may do your share to protect your house from intruders. Although burglaries can […]

Fascinating Facts About Locks and Keys

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It’s common knowledge that locks and keys play a vital role in our day-to-day lives. You can find locks and keys practically anywhere, which is convenient if you need them to secure your house, business, or vehicle. However, did you know that there is much more to these items than meets the eye? To expand […]

Master Key Systems: What Business Owners Should Know

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The safety of employees, products, and facilities is a top priority for every business. Key control is the term used to describe the efficiency and security of your key management system. Locks and keys are still the best way to keep your business safe, despite advances in digital technology. It’s also a lot less expensive. […]