Is a Master Key System Beneficial in Residences?

Posted on: 5 August 2020

Although a master key system will be of benefit in places where there are lots and lots of keys, such as hotels and secure office environments, they are not often found in domestic settings. In fairness, if you only have your front and back door to consider locking every time you go out, then a master key system is likely to be overkill. However, as soon as you have multiple locks that you need to get past to gain access to your property, then investing in a master key system will be beneficial. [Read More]

There's more to commercial locksmithing than cutting keys

Posted on: 24 July 2020

When you find yourself locked out of your business or need a lock repaired, you know that it's time to call your commercial locksmith. But a locksmith does much more than just cut keys and repair locks: today's locksmiths provide and install a wide range of security and access control systems that can help keep you and your business safe.  1. Access control systems Digital access control systems are an evolution of the traditional lock. [Read More]

5 Times That You Should Consider Changing Your Locks

Posted on: 26 February 2020

Australia has one of the highest burglary rates in the world, and burglaries happen in many ways. Sometimes, intruders gain entry because they somehow have access to your keys. This is why it's important that you understand when the time is right to change the locks on your home's doors. If you encounter the following situations, consider changing the locks on your home's doors. 1. Someone Moves Out When someone moves out of your home, consider changing the locks. [Read More]

Why Doesn't Your New, Freshly-Cut Key Work?

Posted on: 20 February 2020

Whatever the reason might have been for having a new key cut, you expect the thing to work. It shouldn't be so complicated to have an existing key duplicated, but what about when there was an issue with the duplication process? You're standing at your front door, attempting to unlock it, and your new key doesn't work. What would cause a problem like this? And does it mean that you're in fact locked out? [Read More]