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3 Reasons Why DIY Lock Replacement Isn’t a Good Idea

There are plenty of jobs many of us could handle around the home if we needed to. Watch a YouTube video, read a few step-by-step guides, and follow along. But can we include lock repairs in that category? We doubt it. Certainly, some jobs can be tackled by a competent DIY enthusiast. But if you […]

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A Cheap Lock Could Cost You More Than You Think

How much do you enjoy saving money? Even though it is often difficult to resist temptation, there are situations in life where we must fork out for a repair or for a new item. Locks are a good example of this. If you experience a problem with a door or window lock, you have two […]

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How Much Should a Locksmith Cost?

One of the most popular queries about locksmiths in search engine results involves how much a locksmith should cost to hire. It’s an understandable question, and one that deserves a proper answer. So, we thought we’d do just that, giving you some insight into the various elements you need to think about before hiring someone. […]

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Two Numbers That Guarantee an Outstanding Locksmith Service

You may think the only number that matters is the one that appears on your quote for essential locksmith work, whether it’s for your home or your business. Yet there are two other important numbers that every good locksmith should provide you with. We can, and we’ll explain more about each one here. 1: 24 […]

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How Secure are Key Lock Boxes?

Key lock boxes or safes were developed to give homeowners and other individuals a safe place to keep a spare set of keys. There could be plenty of reasons for this, but they are popular with holiday properties. There are also cases where workmen, family members, or others might need to get into the property […]

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Repair or Replacement: Which Approach is Best for Your Door Locks?

Locks can break, just like any other mechanical item or piece of equipment. The question is, should you get a broken lock repaired or should you get a replacement instead? Price is obviously a major factor in your decision, since no one wants to spend more than they need to in such instances. However, a […]

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Are You Struggling with Frozen Locks?

            Winter brings its own problems where door locks are concerned. You may experience issues with doors swelling in hot weather and getting stuck, preventing you from locking or even shutting them at all. However, when the temperature drops and you are faced with icy weather, there is a chance […]

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Are Badly Fitted Windows and Doors Creating Draughts?

Older properties tend to be draughtier than new ones built to modern standards. However, any property can suffer from cold spots and draughty areas. One way this can occur is through gaps around doors and windows. Sometimes, the frames will be old or in need of some filler to close any gaps that may be […]

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3 Things a Reliable Locksmith Should Always Provide

Searching for a locksmith who works in your area shouldn’t be difficult. However, would you know how to separate the good from the bad? The reliable from the unreliable? When you are locked out of your home or business, the last thing you need is making calls that go unanswered. Worse still would be a […]

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How Safe is Your Filing Cabinet?

Not all filing cabinets are the best or most robust on the market. As is usually the case with these things, the more you invest in a filing cabinet, the better quality it is likely to be. The lock on a filing cabinet is one of the most important elements of the entire unit. A […]

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