How to Find a Reliable Locksmith in the Internet

When you're locked out of your car or home, you need immediate assistance, because – let's face it – it's a hassle waiting when you need to get somewhere or do something, and can't move. But sometimes a rash decision can become a giant headache with a big price tag. Recently, CTV of Vancouver, Canada did an investigative segment on a residential locksmith. A local woman was shocked when - after she'd found a locksmith online with low advertised prices - the technician showed up and picked her lock, but charged more than twice the advertised price. [Read More]

5 Signs a Second Hand Safe With a Biometric Lock Is Right for You

When buying a second hand safe, you have almost as many options as you do when buying a brand new safe. One of the options involves different types of locks. Wondering if you should choose a biometric lock? Here are five signs that may be the right decision. 1. You Want a Lock That Can Be Easily Changed The safest approach when buying a second hand safe is to put in a new lock or get a safe with a lock that can be changed. [Read More]

4 Steps to Fixing a Sticky Door Lock

When you put your key into your door lock and turn it, does the key rotate freely and the door swing open? Or does the lock stick, requiring you to wiggle the key around to get it to work? If your lock is sticky, you may not be sure why it is malfunctioning, but it is a good idea to find out before it jams up completely and you need to call an emergency locksmith. [Read More]

The Key Roles of an Emergency Locksmith

Few experiences are more traumatic than locking yourself out of your home, especially if you're returning from a trip or a long day at work. Fortunately, emergency locksmiths are available at short notice and equipped with the tools to help you get back into your home. Fixing a damaged lock After years of use, many locks encounter damage. From rust that warp the lock's insides to keys snapping in the hole, when you find you can no longer access your home because of the lock life can become very difficult. [Read More]