Three Ways a Residential Locksmith Can Improve Accessibility for the Elderly

16 March 2022
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Multigenerational homes are quite popular in Australia today, thanks to the rise in property prices, dual careers and a desire for children to bond with grandparents. However, there is a myriad of accessibility issues in multigenerational homes because of the presence of senior citizens. Accessibility needs are quite different for the elderly. Luckily, a professional residential locksmith can make access easy for the elderly ones in your home. Read on to find out how. Read More 

Three Lesser-Known Reasons You Should Always Keep An Emergency Locksmiths Number In Your Phone

6 October 2021
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While most people will only ever think to call an emergency locksmith when they are locked out of their home or car, that is not the only service that these professionals offer. Far from it, in fact. They can open a lot more stubborn locks than those on your front door, but so many people forget this in the heat of the moment. Here are a few reasons, other than just to get into your home after a long night out, why you should keep an emergency locksmith's number in your phone at all times, whether it is your phone for work or for your own, private use. Read More 

Locksmith’s Tips on What to Do After Losing Your House Keys

5 March 2021
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One of the most distressing things that can happen to you is losing your house keys. You will be locked out of your premises until you can find a way in. You might even panic if you get home in the evening and discover that you misplaced the keys at some point during the day. However, you don't have to spend hours frustrated or go into drastic measures like sleeping in a motel. Read More 

Advantages of Keyed Alike Locks

20 February 2020
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Locks keyed alike are designed in such a way that you will only need one key to open both locks. Keying alike is commonly done on internal doors within a residential setting. This is the case for doors that open up to internal areas that do not need as much privacy, such as the kitchen, bathroom and pantry. Having internal locks that are keyed alike can be advantageous in several ways, some of which are highlighted below. Read More 

Dealing With Late Guest Arrivals: Try an Automatic Key Dispenser

2 August 2018
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If you run a small hotel, motel or guest house, then you may not have staff on site 24/7. While you may be able to deal with most of your work during the day, your guests won't always be able to stick to this schedule. Some guests will need to arrive during the evening or even at night, leaving you with the conundrum over how to check them in and give them their room keys. Read More