When it comes to home security, people are always looking for ways to reinforce their safety and protect all the property that they have in their homes. One of the most consistent trends in home security is Banham locks and many homeowners are buying them due to all the benefits they offer.Continue reading “Will Secondhand Banham Locks Protect Your Home?”
Home burglaries are a looming thought in any homeowner’s or renter’s mind. At least a third of home burglaries happen through the front door. Many people think that windows and backdoors are their greatest weaknesses, but this is actually not the case.Continue reading “The Best Door & Lock Combination to Secure Your Home”
As far as security goes, it’s no longer enough to secure your store, office, or home with simple, old, traditional locks. New technologies and the internet have enabled burglars to learn quickly how to pick various locks, especially traditional ones and, today, even an average burglar can pick these kinds of locks with ease.Continue reading “Pros & Cons of Mul-T-Locks”
Making sure that your home is safe and secure starts with your front door. You need a very strong door so that a potential thief cannot kick the door in, but you also need a very good lock. Installing a high-quality lock will strengthen your door and enhance your home security, making it almost impossible for anyone to break in.
Here are the best door locks you can choose from to protect your family, your apartment, and your valuable possessions:Continue reading “Best Door Locks for Your Apartment”
Paying for a locksmith is often considered expensive, but there are actually many locksmith service providers that offer affordable pricing. To make sure you get the right pricing when hiring a locksmith and avoid getting ripped off, check out the following average locksmith service prices:Continue reading “Your Guide to Getting the Best Locksmith Pricing”
Even locksmiths have their own version of an eternal derby – combination locks vs. master locks. The rivalry between keyless and key-operated locks as two fundamentally different security systems is older than most of today’s padlock experts and it won’t go away anytime soon.Continue reading “Combination Locks Vs. Master Locks: Which Should I Use?”
Different cars come with different car keys.
Some more sturdy and reliable than others, they are the primary safeguard solution against vehicle theft. An experienced locksmith recognizes at least six types of car keys – how they are crafted, what tools are involved in making replacements, and how dependable they are.
Here’s our cheat sheet to help you understand each:Continue reading “Types of Car Keys”
From April 2017 to March 2018, England fell victim to over 167,000 fires. The likelihood of one of those fires happening is higher than you may think so preparing your business or home for such situations is crucial.
As a leading provider of lock and door services, 24/7 London Locksmith is experts in fire prevention. One of the best ways you can protect your home or business from a destructive fire is by installing proper fire doors and that’s exactly what we did for a recent client of ours.
Fire Door Installation
A church in southwest London recently contacted us with a need for heightened fire safety. We discussed their current needs and decided a fire door installation with high-security locks would be their best solution to ensure proper fire prevention.
We arrived at the church to install the fire door and improved locks. We installed the fire door securely and efficiently. Once secure, we installed the high-security locks – one code lock on top and a PM560 British Standard BS3621 5 Lever Sashlock on bottom. These locks along with the fire door are the ultimate fire safety solution.
Mission: Fire Door Installation & Lock Update
Door: High-Quality Fire Door
Lock: Code Lock & PM560 British Standard BS3621 5 Lever Sashlock
Phone Call Date & Time: Friday, February 29th 11:05 am
Arrival Time: 11:37am
Work Time: 1 hour 15 minutes
The Importance of Fire Doors
Fire doors are the ultimate fire preventative solution for a variety of homes, businesses, schools, and other institutions. Ultimately, fire doors prevent fire from spreading throughout a property. Doors of this kind can hold off fire and smoke for about three hours, therefore, protecting your valuables from any harm. Fire doors are made of high-performance fire-resistant materials.
If you’re looking for an updated fire-resistant solution, be sure to make 24/7 London Locksmith your first choice. Our high-performance fire doors and lock solutions are the leading fire prevention solution. Reach out to us today to make your home or business fire resistant!
Upgrading your home automation system should start with installing smart locks on your doors. For your smart locks to be able to communicate with the rest of your smart home, they need to rely on Bluetooth or Wi-fi.Continue reading “Locks That Pair with Your Smart Home”
Door locks are one of the most important parts of our homes and are designed to keep us and our homes safe.
It can be confusing, however, trying to find the right door lock for you. They vary in design, style, and most importantly – cost. So, let’s dive into the most common and most durable types of locks that won’t break your budget.Continue reading “Best Locks for Your Money”