8 Factors Affecting Locksmith Pricing

Locksmith pricing varies depending on several factors. Understanding these factors can help you make decisions when hiring one. Read on to learn more about the key elements that influence locksmith pricing.

Why Commercial Locksmith Services Are Critical

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Locks and locksmiths have been around for thousands of years, dating back to ancient Egypt. Archaeologists have discovered locks used in Ancient Egypt over 4,000 years ago. These locks were made of wood as were the keys. Each lock had a unique pin pattern and a unique key. The Egyptians used locks to protect their […]

Different Types of Commercial Doors

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Doors are more than just for keeping your home or business safe and secure. While one of its primary purposes is to keep unwanted elements out of your property, a door can also be an inviting factor to those you wish to welcome into your home or business. Especially for commercial establishments, a well-designed front […]

What Are The Different Types of House Keys?

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Locks and keys play an important role in our everyday lives. They’ve been around for centuries, and they’re primarily made for one vital purpose alone – to keep your property secure and safe. In this article, we will examine the different types of keys and their uses, showing how they evolved and how they work. […]

Is It Possible To Copy A Broken Key?

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Imagine coming home after a long and stressful day at work only to get locked out because of a broken key. It’s something many people have to endure now and then, and if you’re in such a predicament, do you know what to do? This article is all about that particular frustrating situation. We will […]

Pros and Cons of a Restricted Key System

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This article will examine a restricted key system, how it works, and its benefits. In short, everything you ever wanted to know about restricted key systems is included in this article. What is a Restricted Key System? Before defining a restricted key system, it is first necessary to define what a key pattern is. A […]

How to Get a Broken Key Out of the Ignition

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Unfortunately, a broken key in the ignition is an all too common experience and only a limited number of people know how to get a broken key out of the ignition lock. Realistically having a key break and getting stuck in the lock is a bothersome and inconvenient experience. To make matters worse, without the […]

How to Prevent Locksmith Scams

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In this article, we detail some of the most common locksmith scams for you to be on the lookout for and how to recognize a scam and stop it from being perpetrated on you. There are ways to spot a scam and tell if a locksmith is genuine, and these are noted in this article. […]

Home Protection Tips When You’re on Vacation

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Most of us look forward to vacations months in advance because it’s the only time we get to relax for a few days without worrying about work or home obligations. Vacations are a great way to unwind and relax. However, there is so much more to planning a trip than simply picking up your luggage […]