According to the FBI’s Uniform Crime Reporting program, there were over 1.7 million burglaries reported in 2014, and 73 percent of all burglaries were those of residential properties. While that’s a scary amount of burglaries, there are ways to protect your home and your family from a thief. The most important cost-effective method to keep […]
If your garage door stops working it is crucial to have it repaired or replaced as soon as possible to maintain the security and comfort of your home and your family. Some may attempt to repair the doors themselves but if the damage is substantial you should find a certified professional specializing in garage door repair […]
The best way to deter burglars is to make them think that breaking into your home is too problematic and not worth the payoff. You don’t have to make your home into a veritable stronghold of walls, alarm bells, secure doors and chains. There are some low-cost ways to make potential thieves abandon their target […]
Sadly, garage doors don’t last forever. When you find yourself in the market for new overhead garage doors, you may begin to wonder about the costs associated with this purchase. Costs of overhead garage doors can vary. In this market, a little research can go a long way.
A locksmith is someone who you hope not to need, but greatly appreciate if you do. You want someone who is an authority in the field, and qualified to serve.
Even if you have taken out an insurance policy that is more than adequate for your home and property, it does not mean you can relax and throw all precautions to the wind. Most insurance companies take off a portion of your premium when you can show that you have an alarm system and have taken […]
A modern locksmith in Myrtle Beach will use a variety of tools to make keys and to pick locks. Thanks to new technologies, a typical lock technician can cut a new key for an advanced automobile within an hour.
In choosing the right replacement garage door, there are several things you need to consider. The last thing you need is a door that does not fit the jamb, or worse, the architecture of your home.
Doors are an important part of our home. They protect us against the elements, are efficient at conserving energy and most importantly, provide security. For homeowners, it’s vital to understand doors and door repairs. A common entry door will usually be made of steel or fiberglass with a foam core. It has three hinges on […]
There are a lot of problems that can occur leaving you locked out of a place. Perhaps you were in such a hurry to get to work that you forgot both your keys and wallet in the car and came back to realize you had locked them up. Another embarrassing example is when you accidentally […]