Adjust your door closer

Why is my door slamming? Adjust your door closer. A door closer is a device designed to help close a door automatically in a nice smooth motion. It does this by using spring tension controlled by hydraulic (oil) fluid. As the user opens the door, hydraulic fluid passes through the pipe. This fluid passes through […]

What is a Continuous Hinge?

What is a Continuous Hinge? In this article, we’re going to be answering some questions about continuous hinges Let’s dive right in. What is a continuous hinge? A continuous hinge is a geared hinge that runs the full height of the door and frame. Why do I need one? If your door is sagging, dragging, […]

Is An Alarm System Enough?

When you’re working on securing your home and boosting your home security, you have a lot of options to choose from when it comes to security systems and security hardware.  One question that homeowners have to ask themselves is whether a state-of-the-art alarm system is sufficient to protect their home, or if they need more? […]

How an Auto Locksmith Works

Car Locksmith Toronto

When you call a locksmith to help you regain access to your vehicle, they come with specialized tools and equipment specially designed to help work on your car. Locking systems for cars are in many ways quite different from your run-of-the-mill residential or commercial locks, so special training and equipment is necessary. New vehicles – […]

What to Expect From Your Locksmith

Different locksmiths offer different services.  Some specialize in installing new hardware or upgrading your existing locks.  Others specialize in auto lockout, with a wide variety of tools allowing them to access a variety of different makes and models of vehicle.  It’s important, when calling a locksmith, to know what you can expect from them. The […]

How Locksmiths Can Help

How Locksmiths Can Help

Why call a locksmith like The GTA Lockman?  Here are just a few of the major situations we can help you with: Replacing Damaged or Lost Keys When your key is lost or damaged, you can’t open the lock it belonged to!  You could lose access to your own home or vehicle, which will put […]

How to Choose a Front Door

How to Choose a Front Door

One of the most important parts of your home’s lock security is the door it’s attached to.  A super-strong and secure lock connected to a weak and easy to break door doesn’t really provide you with as much security as you could otherwise have. There are some common elements of door security and design you […]

Window Locks and Security

Window Locks and Security

If you’ve upgraded your door lock hardware and not your window hardware, you’ve only half-protected your home. An open window is an easy access point for potential burglars and other home invaders.  Locked windows – and better yet, visibly locked windows – are an important part of keeping your home safe and secure. If you […]

Dealing With Lockout Emergencies

Dealing With Lockout Emergencies

It’s a lockout emergency. Maybe your keys are locked in your car in the pouring rain.  Maybe you’ve come home to find someone’s broken in, and you need a new lock immediately.One way or another, you need a 24/7 emergency locksmith, and you need it now. The GTA Lockman is your choice for an emergency […]

What You Need to Know About Locksmith Services

What You Need to Know About Locksmith Services

A professional locksmith can offer a wide range of services to help keep you safe, and help you out when you’re stuck in a jam! Lockout Service There is nothing more frustrating than having the door slam behind you, only to realize that your keys are trapped inside.  Whether it’s leaving your house to check […]