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What Commercial Security Hardware Does Your Business Need

What Commercial Security Hardware Does Your Business Need

November 8, 2017

If you’re a commercial business owner, you’re probably aware that, when it comes to security needs, you have more on the line than the average consumer of locksmith services.  Business inventory, controlled entry systems and well-maintained emergency and regular exit door systems are all critical elements to maintaining compliant business practices and reducing overall liability. … Read more


How a Locksmith Can Make a Property Managers Life Easier

How a Locksmith Can Make a Property Manager’s Life Easier

November 2, 2017

As a busy property manager, you know the value of being able to rely on various support companies in order to help you manage your time and inventory.  After all, there simply aren’t enough hours in the day or hats on your shelf to answer every call for maintenance, mow all the lawns or clean … Read more


Why Dont Other Locksmiths Offer a Flat-Rate Price for Lockouts

Why Don’t Other Locksmiths Offer a Flat-Rate Price for Lockouts?

October 25, 2017

Stop us if this scenario seems a bit, familiar.  You ran out of the house in the morning, leaving your keys oh so not conveniently on the upstairs dresser, but somehow managing to lock the doors behind you.  Or perhaps sometime during your afternoon walk your keys mysteriously slipped out of your pocket and into … Read more


Will a Home Warranty Cover My Residential Locksmith Needs

Will a Home Warranty Cover My Residential Locksmith Needs?

October 19, 2017

We’ve all been in that scenario when we’ve just completed that major appliance, electronic, furniture or tool purchase only to have a salesperson or internet pop-up ask the dreaded “would you like to purchase a warranty” questions.  If you’re anything like us, who agonize over what to eat for dinner on a regular basis, the … Read more


How A-1 Locksmith's Satisfaction Guarantee Sets Us Apart from Other DFW Locksmiths

How A-1 Locksmith’s Satisfaction Guarantee Sets Us Apart from Other DFW Locksmiths

October 16, 2017

When dealing with any service field, a customer’s biggest fear is being left high and dry, often after payment has already been transferred from their pocketbook to the supposed “professional” they’ve hired.  This is especially true when it comes to those that you trust with the safety and security of your home, family or personal … Read more


Should you Buy Your Replacement Auto Keys Online

Should you Buy Your Replacement Auto Keys Online?

October 10, 2017

We’ve all been there when it comes to losing the keys to your car.  Whether left behind in the restaurant, dropped along that morning jog route or swallowed up into the black hole of doom that seems to exist in every home, misplaced or lost keys can really put a damper on your ability to … Read more


Could Your Garage Door be a Vulnerability in Your Home Security

Could Your Garage Door be a Vulnerability in Your Home Security?

October 5, 2017

So, you think your home is pretty safe, right?  You have locks on your exterior doors, your windows are shut tight and locked.  Maybe you even have an alarm system that ensures you feel safe and cozy when you leave the house in the morning or turn off the lights for a restful night’s sleep.  … Read more


7 Ways to Check a Locksmith Company Online

7 Ways to Check a Locksmith Company’s Credibility Online

October 3, 2017

The invention of the internet has been a wonderful thing.  Thanks to this handy advancement in technology we can watch the latest and greatest fantasy series with flying dragons and sword wielding barbarians while researching the latest findings on the human genome, all while wearing our pj’s from the comforts of our sofa. The internet … Read more


Common Lock Types

Common Lock Types – What You Should Know

September 27, 2017

Keys, locks, and deadbolts; oh my!  If you’ve been researching security options for your home, business or storage space, you’ve probably noticed there are just a few options to choose from in the lock department.  From tried-and-true familiar classics to modern, fancy-dangled systems with more bells and whistles than you can shake a stick at, … Read more


Why Some Locksmith Companies Don't Care if You have a Good Experience

Why Some Locksmith Companies Don’t Care if You have a Good Experience

September 22, 2017

Ever feel like a company you’ve hired just hasn’t gotten the message that the customer comes first?  Or maybe you’ve been left high-and-dry with shoddy service, poor communication or unexpected costs thrown into that final bill.  When it comes to locksmiths, these inconveniences and annoyances can also pose large security threats to you and your … Read more


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