How to Teach Your Child About Your Home Security System

30 August 2017
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Just had a brand new security system installed by your locksmith? Home security is a great way to keep your family safe, but it's important to make sure that everyone understands how the system works - and that includes your kids. Children should at the very least have a basic understanding of how the system works and what they can do to reduce the risk of setting it off accidentally. Kids who are older and more likely to spend time home alone should know exactly how to use the system and what to do in an emergency. Read More 

Locked out on a Regular Basis? Time for a Straightforward Solution

23 August 2017
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It's no fun being locked out. Hopefully this is the sort of situation that won't be a regular occurrence, but perhaps you find it happening to you on a regular basis. If you're the kind of person who frequently forgets or misplaces their front door keys, then you will need to come up with an appropriate workaround. There are a few easy ways to ensure that being locked out is not something that will present a major problem anymore. Read More 

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