National Locksmith Dispatching: Three Things to Consider

Let me guess. You are currently sitting at your desk going cross-eyed looking at all of the national locksmith listings. Who do you call? Where do you even start? All you know is you have had what is fondly referred to in the restaurant and retail industry as an “event” (a.k.a. a huge pain that […]

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Safe Opening: Stories From The Past

Ask any safe cracker, and they will tell you that safe opening is an art. It has evolved throughout time to accommodate the increased security features in today’s safes. Many times, safe opening is performed with drill jigs, special drill bits, or drill templates. However, there are times where the art of lock manipulation is […]

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How to Find a Quality Locksmith

Recently we talked about the benefits of a national service provider versus a locally based locksmith. To that end, one of the most common (and understandable) questions we get is whether or not we do background checks on the locksmiths we use. We do. However, for local onesie-twosie type situations and residential locks, a local […]

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Tech Ride Along – Cliff Shafer with CLC Locksmiths

Do you live in New Jersey?  If so, we have the tech for you. This month, we’d like to introduce you to one of our outstanding tech partners, Cliff Shafer with CLC Locksmiths in Cinnaminson, NJ.  Cliff is one of our longest standing techs and has been doing work for us since we started back […]

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Tech Ride Along – Elaad Israeli with Precision Lock & Safe

Last month, we started this monthly series where we introduce you to some of our most valued tech partners.  We are lucky enough to work with some excellent techs across the country and want to help you get to know them as they share some nuggets of wisdom with you. This week I’d like to […]

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Quality Locksmiths – Lessons Learned From an HVAC Company

Just like other trades, quality locksmiths aren’t always a dime a dozen. If you’re like me, and you expect the work to be done thoroughly and properly the first time around, be sure that you are calling someone with a good reputation.  I had a recent personal experience with two HVAC companies which just reinforced […]

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6 Critical Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Locksmith

It’s finally closing time. The last customer of the day is out the door, the floors have been swept and mopped, you’ve counted, double counted, and triple counted everything on the list and you’re ready to lock up. You can feel the relief of walking out the door…. And you just broke your key in […]

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Quality Locksmiths – 6 Questions to Ask Before Dispatching a Technician

Well fiddlesticks! (Yes – I unfortunately do really use that word now that I have a child.)  You just broke a key off in your front door, and you need a locksmith – fast.  If you’re like most, you will turn to our best friend Google to find a qualified locksmith, only to be floored […]

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Types of Safes – What’s the Difference?

Commercial safes are nothing new to the loss prevention world, since being patented in 1835 safes have done nothing but increase in security and presence. Which means it’s probably not necessary to spell out the benefits of installing a safe and protecting the valuables of your facility, business or home. Widely considered non-negotiable, commercial safes […]

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