Know Who’s on Your Porch without Opening the Door

Peephole on wooden door

 Defending your home from intruders is a serious matter. One of the easiest ways to defend your home is to know who is at the door before you open it. Even during the day, a friendly knock on the door could turn into a horrific scenario. Peephole installation is affordable, easy, and can help protect you against unwanted visitors. The peephole can be installed in any door, whether it is made of…

Have Your Lock Repaired in Minutes

handyman repairing lock with drill

 Like all objects in the home, locks can pose problems when you least expect it. Your key may seem to stick or even break off if you put too much physical pressure. Sometimes, a lock will work perfectly but then give you problems once in a while and need repairs. If a lock is deteriorating for whatever reason, it will continue to do so unless you take measures to fix it. In just a few minutes,…

The Keys to Car Safety

car key security

You stare in despair at the shining silvery speck rooted deep in the mire and sludge. You try to snake your hand between the bars, wishing fervently that you could pull it in to safety. What exactly are you staring at? Your car key – the one you just dropped in the sewer grate.
 Whether the original has been broken, dropped down a grate, or melted in the fires of Mount Doom there are a…

Could Your Video Recording Catch A Criminal?

Whether you want to protect your business or your home, a security camera has got several benefits and applications to help you keep you, your family and your property safe.
 There are several ways in which you can set up your security camera; for example, you can have a recording device attached to the camera – some people choose to use decoy cameras without any recording or monitoring – and…

Car Locking Systems

 Car locking systems have come a long way in the past couple of decades, and unless you’ve got a really old car, chances are that you’ve got a central locking system that is powered by electronics. There are some base models of cars that don’t feature power locks, but these are now the exception rather than the rule.
 Some of us who have been driving for a long time remember that…

Keyless Door Locks: What Will Work Best for You?

keyless door

If you’re a person who is always losing the house keys or is worried that a copy of the house keys might end up in the wrong hands, you’ll probably want to invest in exterior door locks that are keyless.  There are two main types of keyless door locks that have proven to be reliable and simple to use:  mechanical digital door locks and electronic digital door locks.
 Mechanical door locks…

Why You Should Consider Car Wheel Locks

 If you’ve just spent a lot of money on some expensive wheels for your car, you want to protect your investment. While car alarms are generally a good idea and can work well, the problem is that people have become almost immune to the sound of car alarms because too many people set them at a level that is far too sensitive. In other words, people just assume that when a car alarm goes off,…

Remote Car Locks: Where to get Replacements and who can Fix Them


Remote car locks are handy things; there is no more fiddling around with a fussy key to unlock the car, which can be a pain in the neck when you’re in a rush or when it’s cold outside. However, when they get lost or broken, things can get a little bit tricky; it’s not as straightforward to fix them or replace them.

If you lose your remote car lock, you can go to a…

How To Repair A Car Door Lock

lock of car

You can repair a car door lock yourself.  It might take some time, but you can do it, and you can save a lot of money this way.  These instructions for how to repair a car door lock have been generalized to work with most cars so that you can get a clear idea of the steps you will need to take should you ever decide to repair a car door lock for real.  If you ever need a car door lock…

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Internal Safe Temperature – A Great Feature That You Should Look for in a Vault
Primarily, vaults serve as safety storage of valuables that people have. It secure several things like currencies, contracts and other legal documents that are really of good value. However, this is not the only purpose of the vault. It is made for other purposes such as for safety and protection.
Aside from…

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