solutions for fixing a sticky lock

Solutions for Fixing a Sticky Lock

There is nothing more aggravating than dealing with a sticky lock. Over time, lubricants in the lock dry out or dirt accumulates making the locks harder to turn. There are a couple easy solutions for fixing a sticky lock. Avoid Home Remedies Coating the key with olive oil or washing out the lock with soapy water, […]

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When You Should Re-key Locks

When You Should Re-key Locks

There are times when you should re-key locks for your business or home. Re-keying locks is a more cost-effective option than replacing existing locks with new ones. To re-key locks involves replacing the key pins in the lock mechanism. Once the pins are replaced, the lock can only be operated with a completely new key. […]

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Check Your Locks During Spring Cleaning

During your spring cleaning regimen, it’s a good time to check door and window locks and overall home security. A home safety check takes just a few minutes and will give you and your family peace of mind.  While you’re away on summer vacation, you can rest easily knowing your home is locked up securely. […]

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Securing Sliding Doors in Your Home

Sliding doors are very simple with that they move on a set of tracks that are usually made of vinyl, metal or wood.  A good percentage of break-ins occur through the back sliding door because it can sometimes offer up less resistance and easier to open. It’s important to get the right knowledge on how to […]

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