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What to Do When You Lose Your Keys

What to Do When You Lose Your Keys

December 16, 2015

Few experiences are quite as frustrating as losing the keys to your house, business or car. Discovering that your keys are no longer in your pocket or your bag can cause your spirits to sink, leaving you wondering how you’ll regain access, and who may now have access to the inside of your home, business … Read more


A Look at the 3 Most Popular Types of Security Access Control

A Look at the 3 Most Popular Types of Security Access Control

December 9, 2015

Over the recent years, many have turned toward newer forms of security access control to utilize on the doors of their homes and businesses. And this is for good reason: many of these access systems provide for a greater level of security than traditional lock-and-key setups. Of course, like anything else, each type of system … Read more


Why Your Dallas Locksmith Should Have a Physical Location

Why Your Dallas Locksmith Should Have a Physical Location

December 3, 2015

With the surging popularity of the internet, it is easier than ever to find a locksmith within your area in less than a minute. To be sure, a quick search for local locksmiths will likely populate the page with numerous results, all boasting to be the best in the business. But before you pick up … Read more


Implications of Hiring an Uninsured Locksmith to Save a Buck

Implications of Hiring an Uninsured Locksmith to Save a Buck

November 2, 2015

When choosing a professional to perform a home or business service, it’s important to choose someone who’s both certified and insured. To be sure, hiring an uninsured professional in any industry can be a risky venture – when uninsured, you may have to pay for damages out of your own pocket. When hiring a locksmith, … Read more


Why You Should Not Use an Online Service for Key Duplication

Why You Should Not Use an Online Service for Key Duplication

October 28, 2015

Whether you’re asking your partner to move in, lost your spare, or just want an extra set of keys on hand in the event that you have an emergency or lock yourself out, duplicating your keys can be an important disaster-prevention measure. But with dozens of key duplication scams out there, knowing where to get … Read more


Is There Any Reason To Go To The Dealership For Remote Keyless Entry

Is There Any Reason To Go To The Dealership For Remote Keyless Entry?

October 26, 2015

Remote keyless entry systems for automobiles are one of the greatest advancements in auto technology. Not only do remote keyless entry systems save a vehicle owner time in unlocking a car, but they also provide added security, too. Of course, keyless entry systems also can also help you not lock yourself out of your car, … Read more


How to Identify a Locksmith Spam Google Local Listing and Protect Yourself from Scams

How to Identify a Locksmith Spam Google Local Listing and Protect Yourself from Scams

October 21, 2015

Whether you’re heading out for ice cream, want to find a tasty location to eat lunch, or want to buy a new book, you’ll probably turn to Google to help you find the best place, as well as the business nearest to you. In fact, Google has become such an integral part of our lives … Read more


Signs of an Over-Promising, Under-delivering Locksmith

Signs of an Over-Promising, Under-delivering Locksmith

October 16, 2015

Like many offers in life, some things are just too good to be true. While this is often the case for special television offers, promises of free trials, or irresistible buy-one-get-one deals, it’s also true for locksmiths; some locksmiths will over-promise, yet under-deliver on price, quality, and service. Like with all purchases a person makes … Read more


Why You Shouldn’t Go to the Dealership for Your Ignition Repair

Why You Shouldn’t Go to the Dealership for Your Ignition Repair

October 13, 2015

A car that won’t start can turn a great day into a stressful one fast. And if your car’s problem is a faulty ignition, there’s no mistaking it: you need a solution, and you need one fast. If you’re in a panic about what to do—and whether going to the dealership or calling an independent … Read more


Have Smartphones Helped to Eliminate Locksmith Scams

Have Smartphones Helped to Eliminate Locksmith Scams?

October 7, 2015

The Internet is a constant fixture in the lives of millions Americans throughout the country, often directly accessible at our fingertips through our smartphones. And wielding smartphones has provided for a wide array of additional services and safety that likely seemed impossible only a decade ago. To be sure, using the device in our fingers … Read more