Though it’s often the most commonly used mechanical device in every home, locks are also often overlooked. It’s easy to take these devices for granted, and homeowners expect these to work every time. That’s why Myrtle Beach area homeowners are often taken by surprise upon learning that their locks aren’t working as expected. This would […]
Without a doubt, your business is a prized asset, and if you’re like most business owners, it’s your only source of income. For your peace of mind, you need to ensure that the right security systems are in place, but are you aware of what the right systems are as well as the best commercial […]
Imagine you’re rushing out the door and trying to get to an important meeting that starts in 30 minutes. As soon as you hear that familiar click from your front door, you immediately stop dead in your tracks. You just realize that you don’t have your keys with you and you’re locked out of your […]
South Carolina has a burglary rate of 7.06 for every 1,000 people compared to the 4.91 U.S. average. Theft is also high in SC at 23.23 per 1,000 versus the 17.75 national average. As a result, it is imperative for business owners to deter theft in their premises through secure locks and doors. Professional locksmith […]
When you think of an expert locksmith, the first thing that almost always comes to mind is that they are the people who duplicate keys. Locksmiths who have experience in installing and repairing diverse types of residential doors, however, can do so much more. Here are the four reasons why you would need an expert locksmith […]
There are few moments in life as exciting—and as hectic—as moving into a new home. Exciting because it’s a new chapter in your family’s life; hectic because you have to cart most of your belongings from your old place to your new one.
In a world where practically everything is accessible with a few taps of your fingers, so-called old school technologies like keys and door locks are still relevant. After all, everything from your home to your car requires a lock and a key for you to access it—and to keep burglars out.
Here’s a fun fact: the oldest known lock-and-key device is 4,000 years old and was discovered in the Khorsabad palace ruins in Nineveh, which is now modern-day Iraq. While a millennia has passed, the basic concept remains the same: inside the door lock are pins and tumblers (or wooden pegs, in the case of ancient […]
Whether you own a single-family home or an entire residential condo building, privacy and safety are major concerns. If you own the latter, however, you know that a multi-family home or condo building has different security needs than a single-family house.
Keys are a part of our everyday lives. We use them to get in and out of our homes, our businesses, and our vehicles. We use them to store things and keep them safe. But, we tend to take little notice of them until we misplace them or grab the wrong ones.