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Virtually everyone will at some point in their lives need a locksmith. Despite what a panicked mind might think at the time, you can rest assured that using a professional is the safest, quickest, least stressful and consequently most cost-effective thing to do. Remember the adage, ‘pride before the...
The history of locksmithing itself is very interesting. We can see the first form of locks dating back to the Egyptian period (somewhere around 2000 B.C.) They of course didn’t have the modern lock, but a very crude rudimentary form of a locking device. We can fast forward to London...
TheCrimePreventionWebsite.com is owned and operated by retired Metropolitan Police Officer, crime prevention specialist and author, Calvin Beckford, in partnership with his son, Ben Beckford, a computer programmer and web developer. With huge police budget cuts looming over the horizon, which ultimately resulted in a large and disproportionate reduction of police...
Even to those uninformed about locks and locking mechanisms, Yale is probably the first name to come to mind when they think of locks. The brand is at the forefront of the industry, and has a long, industrious history. The key pioneer behind the development of modern locks, and...
There a many reasons locks need to be changed. Because they are the first line of defence against intrusion your locks need to be kept at maximum efficiency, and that means being able to offer the highest levels of security. MOVING TO A NEW HOME Moving home can be an expensive...
Since the beginning of time when people realised that they needed to keep their possessions secure from thieves, there has been a need for a way to keep them locked up and secure. Keys and locks are even mentioned frequently in the bible that is how long people have...
When thinking about improving home security, most homeowners concentrate on the gate, doors and surveillance. Windows are some of the most neglected points of entry. The windows in your home pose as much vulnerability as other areas. Many individuals assume that the factory-grade locking mechanisms installed by window manufacturers...
Locks are simple mechanisms that help us keep our homes, cars, and belongings safe. Many people tend to take locks for granted, but can you imagine what our world would be like if all of a sudden we had to live without them? You wouldn’t be able to protect...