Two ways to safely store your important personal paperwork

13 August 2017
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If you have a significant amount of important personal paperwork (such as wills, a birth certificate, financial documents or a house deed) which you would prefer others not to read or have access to, you will need to choose a safe place to store it. Here are two ways to do this: Keep your documents in a safe One of the best ways to protect your paperwork from prying eyes is to store it in a secure safe. Read More 

How to Avoid Being Locked Out Without Compromising Your Security

8 August 2017
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Being locked out of your home can be a nuisance, and it's smart to take steps to prevent it. However, it's also important not to put your home's security at risk when you do so. Here are a few tips on protecting yourself from a lockout -- and what to do if you do find yourself unable to get into your home.  Establish a key routine Keeping your keys in a prominent place will help stop you from accidentally leaving them behind. Read More 

Electronic Car Keys: 3 Things to Investigate Before Buying Replacements

7 August 2017
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Have you just lost the electronic key to your car? Read on and discover some of the most important things that you should be sure of before you order for a replacement key. Confirm What You Want It is now possible to buy replacement car keys online. However, one must be careful during the purchase process in order to avoid buying something that will fail to work. For instance, you can use a fob, transponder or a remote to open your car. Read More 

How to Select Pull Handles for Doors

31 July 2017
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The addition of pull handles to doors can transform the look and feel of your home without costing a lot of money. This article discusses some suggestions that you can follow as you select the most appropriate pull handles for your doors during a home improvement project. Match the Materials to the Home's Style Pull handles are available in a wide range of materials, such as glass, crystal and metal. Metal offers you the greatest variety of options that you can choose from. Read More 

5 Ways to Bolster the Security of an Apartment Door Without Changing the Locks

21 July 2017
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When you buy a new home, you can easily bolster your security by having a locksmith put in new locks. With a rental, however, this can be a bit trickier. Many landlords don't let you change the locks. You can certainly ask your landlord for permission to have a locksmith put in new locks, but in lieu of that, there are other steps you can take that don't involve changing the main locks. Read More