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Professionally Installed vs Mail Ordered Security System

Professionally Installed vs. Mail-Order Home Security Systems

January 9, 2017

It is not uncommon that we turn to professionals to assist us in a number of different tasks. Indeed, many of us look to a car repair service to help us with automotive troubles; we seek out plumbers regarding issues with our pipes; and we certainly reach out to doctors if we are facing medical … Read more

Difference Between a Residential, Automotive, and Commercial Locksmith

Difference Between a Residential, Automotive and Commercial Locksmith

January 4, 2017

Not all locksmiths are equal. In fact, a locksmith may only specialize in one area, and therefore be unable to provide the duties that another locksmith professional would. If you are a commercial business, contacting a commercial locksmith – rather than an automotive or residential locksmith – is within your best interest.   What Each … Read more

Home Safe vs. Safe Deposit Box

December 29, 2016

When you need a place to store your valuables, deciding between a home safe or a safe deposit box can be a difficult decision. The truth is, both home safes and safe deposit boxes have pros and cons, and each may be better suited for certain valuable types. Here are a few things to know … Read more

Importance of Hiring a Bonded Locksmith

Importance of Hiring a Bonded Locksmith

December 21, 2016

Many people believe that if a locksmith is licensed, then they are also bonded. However, the two terms are not synonymous, and hiring a locksmith who possesses both merits can ensure that your best interests are protected. Unfortunately, however, too many people who are in need of locksmith services call the first locksmith that they … Read more

me Security Checklist 2017

Home Security Checklist 2017

December 15, 2016

As homeowners, many of us take a variety of different precautions to ensure that our house and the contents within are safe from intruders. Of course, this may include locking the doors at all times, keeping lights on when we go on vacation, and even setting an alarm every time we leave the house.   … Read more

DIY Locksmith Fails

December 12, 2016

For many individuals, the idea of calling a locksmith may seem unnecessary. After all, with so much information and instruction available on the internet, isn’t it easier to simply tackle the project alone, without the assistance of a professional? I mean, what could really go wrong? Sadly, although this process of thought is fairly common, it can have … Read more

Why Your Baby Monitor Web Cam May Be Vulnerable to Prying Eyes

February 3, 2016

Loving and caring parents often turn to the use of in-room cameras to monitor their children from afar. To be sure, mom and dad may utilize this type of device to watch their newborn baby as they go down for a nap, or keep tabs on them during playtime hours throughout the day. But while … Read more

How to Find the Best Dallas Locksmith

How to Find the Best Dallas Locksmith

January 31, 2016

Like the search for any other professional service, finding the best locksmith in Dallas requires the customer to perform due diligence before making a choice. Of course, while some individuals in the Metroplex claim they personally know the best locksmith in the area who won’t charge as much as the rest, these testimonies can often … Read more

What the Dealership Doesn’t Want You to Know About Your Key Fob

What the Dealership Doesn’t Want You to Know About Your Key Fob

January 20, 2016

Since the advent of remote technology, many car manufacturers have begun crafting vehicles with locks that can be opened using nothing more than a key fob. With possession of a key fob, the owner can simply press a button to open the door, and many have the ability to be able to press a button … Read more

Why Your Door Suddenly Stopped Latching

Why Your Door Suddenly Stopped Latching

January 13, 2016

A door that latches tightly shut is often something that many of us take for granted. To be sure, when our front door latches well, it leaves us with no inconvenience; however, when the same door doesn’t latch correctly, we may find ourselves extremely frustrated each time we open and close it, and searching frantically … Read more