5 Things A Locksmith Can And Will Do That May Come As A Surprise

The average person will need one of these pros at least once in their lifetime, but most consumers don't realize just how valuable a locksmith can be. Check out a few of the things a locksmith can help you with that may come as a surprise. 1. A locksmith can help you get into your safe when you lock yourself out.  A safe is an excellent investment when you keep money, expensive jewelry, or other valuables at home.

Changing Locks After A Store Robbery

Your store's been robbed. Someone jimmied the lock and gained entrance through the back door. Now the lock needs to be replaced. What kind of lock is better than the cylindrical lock that was broken? A mortise lock just might be the ticket. What's the difference? Cylindrical locks are the most common type of door lock. You can buy them in two different grades — heavy duty and standard duty. They are more durable than a tubular residential lock and can be fire rated.