Why You Shouldn’t Prop Your Doors Open Do you have a door alarm on all necessary exterior doors? If you find doors are being propped open on your property for any reason, your chances of being a victim of theft increase greatly, as well as the possibility of damaging the door. In fact, doors that… Read more about Door Alarms – No More Doors Propped Open!
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Checking Your Home For Security Flaws
When you’re looking for a reliable locksmith, The Flying Locksmiths are happy to go above and beyond to give you the home security you require. As your trusted home locksmiths since 1946, we provide a wide variety of residential security services that will make your home safer for the entire family. However, many modern homes… Read more about Checking Your Home For Security Flaws
If you have made the decision to replace your current key system with a new card access system for your business, congratulations! There is no question that the technological benefits of a card access system outweigh a standard keying system, so you have made an excellent choice. If you have agreed on a price and… Read more about How To Prepare Your Business For Card Access Installation
In the many adventures of Sherr Lock Holmes and Dr.Watson Keys, our detectives stumble upon bewildering situations. Under their cape and cap, they bust out their trusty magnifying glass and Allen key to use observation and logical reasoning to solve each mystery on their schedule. Their traveling workshop gives them the necessary tools to crack… Read more about THE ADVENTURES OF SHERR LOCK HOLMES AND DR. WATSON KEYS
WHAT IS LOCK BUMPING? How would you feel if you knew that burglars could order an inexpensive item online that allows them near-instant access to your home and leaves no record of them opening your door? This phenomenon, called “lock bumping,” is real and it’s growing in popularity among criminals in the United States. Traditional… Read more about What is Lock Bumping?
MASTER KEY SYSTEMS FOR YOUR HOME: ADVANTAGES FOR FAMILIES In the security world, master key systems are most common in commercial properties. But more and more homeowners are starting to see the advantage of using these types of lock systems on their property. Master key systems are locking systems, where keys have different levels of… Read more about Master Key Systems for Homeowners
CARD READER AUDIT TRAILS: AUDIT THE DOOR If you have read through our blog, you know that we are big fans of card readers. Keys and locks just don’t cut it anymore, in terms of commercial security. Limiting access times and specifying entrance on certain days of the week are great benefits to any business… Read more about CARD READER AUDIT TRAILS: AUDIT THE DOOR
TIPS FOR KEEPING YOUR HOME SAFE DURING A POWER OUTAGE As the saying goes – “You don’t know what you have until it’s gone.” This is true – especially when it comes to your electricity! One of the biggest inconveniences to a homeowner is a power outage. People often don’t consider how crucial electricity is… Read more about TIPS FOR KEEPING YOUR HOME SAFE DURING A POWER OUTAGE
Keyless Entry: What is it and How it Works Businesses have for a long time relied on the old fashioned lock and key system. Handing out keys to employees and constantly changing locks to maintain security just to re-distribute keys again is an outdated security process. Not only is it difficult to maintain but keys… Read more about Keyless Entry: What it is and How it Works
HOW TO MEASURE ROI OF COMMERCIAL SECURITY Physical security systems are a difficult investment to track returns on. When security systems are working their best you should hardly notice they are there. Figuring out whether your assets have been protected by a security system or if there was no threat at all can be difficult. … Read more about How to Measure the ROI of Commercial Security