What’s the Difference Between Re-Keying a Lock and Changing A Lock?
Maybe there’s an old key floating out there, in the hands of someone you don’t trust. Maybe you’ve just moved into a new apartment. Maybe you’ve had a break-in and are looking for added security. One way or another, you need to change your lock. Or perhaps just re-key it? Both changing a lock and […]
How to Prevent Lock Bumping
Lock bumping, or key bumping, is a key tool in the arsenal of the home invader. It’s a skill that more and more potential burglars are learning, and it’s a serious problem for you and your home security. Lock bumping requires a special “bump key”. It’s designed to force the pin stacks up, with the […]
How to Secure Sliding Glass Doors
Your sliding glass door is a potential weak point in your home security. While they offer great light and a feeling of spaciousness to your home, they are inherently less secure than a standard door or a wall. Whether that’s through smashing single-pane glass, tampering with usually simple locks or even simply removing the doors […]