Below is a list of top questions asked about locks, key duplicating and other related topics. Read the answers and learn how you can protect your car from theft, how to deal with keys and everything you always wanted to know about master key systems.
A deadbolt lock is usually installed to increase the security of a door. The bolt is a lock mechanism that can't open unless you physically turn the lock cylinder by using a key. A deadbolt is different from a spring bolt lock which uses a spring to hold the bolt in place. Spring bolt locks are designed to retract by applying external force or in most cases simply closing the door.
Yes. We carry a wide assortment of different types of window locks depending on your type of windows and the security you need. Our expert locksmiths can advise you on which locks would be best for your home's security.
It is better to have a digital locking system for your safe or vault. You need to remember the combination of your safe. Don’t write it down in an open space. Write it on something which is accessed only by you or by those closest to you.
These systems are convenient for big office and apartment buildings in Marina del Rey because the superintendent holds the master key and all tenants have their own change key (personal key). According to the experience of our locksmith service, master key systems can be rekeyed and some change keys may open more than simply one door.
Make sure you keep the transponder key in your pocket or bag and never on tables of restaurants and other public places. Keep a duplicate of your key on you and not inside the car and make sure you park the car in the garage according to the experts of our locksmith company in Marina del Rey.