Lockmiths, Locks & Saves

Looking for a Locksmith?

Just a quick update… we were just looking for a Locksmith for our business in Perth.

During our research we came across a website called iLocksmith.org which proofed to be very helpful to find a great Locksmith near our office.

Thought we share our experience here on the blog, so if you need a good locksmith but don’t know where to start go an check it out!

How to Set Up an Inexpensive Home Security System

All of us would like to be able to get the best security systems to protect our home but most of us cannot afford a high-tech monitored alarm and security systems to protect our family. These high-tech systems can cost a lot of money to get installed and then there is that monthly monitoring fee that if you don’t pay will cause your alarm to become useless.

Fortunately, we can get inexpensive home alarm systems that are not monitored but are useful to increase the safety level of your home and help to protect your family from intruders.

Sarah White posted an informative article at Technology Guide – the article teaches how to set up an inexpensive home security system to protect you and your family from unauthorised people or intruders.

Read the full article here: http://www.technologyguide.com/howto/how-to-set-up-an-inexpensive-home-security-system

Hands On: Schlage Touchscreen Deadbolt

Since lock and key just doesn’t suffice for your home and locks can so easily be picked by anybody who takes a couple of minutes out of their day to learn how, digital or touchscreen locks are some of the most reliable and efficient locks that you can buy to protect your home. They are high in technology that is very state of the art and one of the best innovations in modern home security. Furthermore, they’re easy for you to use and much simpler than a key for your front door.

Rachel Cericola posted an interesting article at Electronic House which features the “Schlage Touchscreen Deadbol”, a modern security lock system that you can install to protect your home against theft and burglary.

Check out the full article here: http://www.electronichouse.com/article/hands_on_schlage_touchscreen_deadbolt/#When:16:39:11Z

Home Security Tips from the Perspective of a Burglar – Tip Sheet by AlarmSystemReport.com

As an adage says, “If you want to learn something, the best person to learn it from is a professional.” So, if you want to learn about how to burglar-proof your house and improve home security, the best people to learn from are the professional burglars.

No one better knows the “ins and outs” of burglarizing a home than an expert – there are only very examples of where burglars have revealed their secrets, but their insights are truly enlightening.

According to an interesting article posted at watchlistnews.com, there’s often no better way to protect your home than to think from the perspective of a burglar. It gives some tips not on how you can secure your home, but how burglars try to gain entry into your home.

Read the full article here: http://www.watchlistnews.com/2013/07/09/home-security-tips-from-the-perspective-of-a-burglar-tip-sheet-by-alarmsystemreport-com

Best Home Security System Reviews for 2013 Now Available – SecuritySystemReviews.com

Security is a responsibility of every individual to keep away from harmful situations. It is also very important to protect your loved ones in such a way that they will be safe all the time. There are many ways in which you can assure that you are secured and must prepare strategies with regards to safety.

So, it is very important to buy security products to give you peace of mind and to make you feel secured even if you are asleep. Security products like this can be purchased at any home security stores nearest you or through. However, before owning one have a consultation first about its structural and personal needs to sales representative.

According to PR Web, home security is becoming one of the most important issues, if not the top priority, for families living in the 21st century. The article also reviewed some of the  home security systems you can check out.

You can read the full article here: http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013-top-security-company/2013-security-reviews/prweb10508734.htm

Don’t forget about home security during good weather

Summer is the time for vacations and knowing some home security tips during summer is important for the family that does not want to become victims of the person that makes a living out of stealing possessions. It is important to have a home security system that has monitoring, which is the only way to have full protection from burglars and thefts.

Even if you’re just going to be away only for more than a few hours, it is also important to tighten up loose ends. Do not leave a spare key out, even if it appears to be “hidden” under your doormats or other areas. Most robbers know where to check around a doorway, and it makes more sense to move the spare key to the inside if something more secure –a locked car, for example.

According to an article published at The Impartial Reporter, for some reasons, the police are encouraging householders to highly prioritise their household security during the longer days of summer.

Read more: http://www.impartialreporter.com/news/roundup/articles/2013/07/10/401595-dont-forget-about-home-security-during-good-weather

Keyless Doorknob

Leaving your key inside your house can be a pain; it can delay your time and it can also cost you some cash because you need to call a locksmith to pick the lock for you. If you often experience this problem because you are forgetful most of the times, well, a code-entry door lock can be the best for you.

In this video, we will be showing you a keyless type of doorknob. The video will also describe to you how to replace your old standard door lock with keyless doorknob.

 

Locksmith Basics: Security Door Locks Installation

Security door locks are used mainly to protect the house and other valuable properties. A security door lock needs to be very strong and durable because they are the primary protection against threats such as burglars. Generally, it is installed in the exteriors, more often on the front door.

If you want to install your door lock but you do not how to, well, you don’t have to worry! Included in this blog post is an instructional video that can help you know how to properly install front door locks. Watch the video below:

 

How to Prevent Bike Theft

Have you experienced leaving your bicycle somewhere and when you came back, it is nowhere to be found? Well, that can be extremely embarrassing.

Bike theft is the most common crime involving vehicles. That is because a bicycle is arguably the easiest to steal and has the least level of security applied to it.

If you want to know how to properly lock up your bike, watch the video below:

 

Cylindrical Night Latch

A cylindrical night latch is a type of door lock that locks itself automatically as the door is closed. The latch cannot be opened from the outside unless you have the key. However, if you’re in the inside, you can always open it by turning the knob. In the lock itself, you can find a button – it prevents the latch from moving when pressed and thus it deadlocks the door making it impossible to open from the outside. For more on night latch and to learn how to install it, watch the video below:

 

 

Installation Guide: Gate Locks (wooden)

Gates are designed to give security and in most instances they are supposed to be attractive too. Thus, you need to be knowledgeable at the same time creative when working on your gate, particularly on the gate lock so that it will be both reliable and beautiful.

In this video, we will be showing you how to install gate locks the proper way. You can watch the video below: