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School Transportation Safety

School Transportation Safety

Back to school time may mean your child is making their own way to school, either by walking, riding a bike, or even catching a bus. However your child makes their way to school, make it safer with these school transportation safety tips.   Walking to school   Walk your ...
History of Keys

History of Keys

Keys and locks go together like, well, keys and locks, because they were invented around the same time, though locks are a teensy bit older, since the most simplistic locks involved rope rather than an actual tumbler mechanism. However, once keys made an appearance, they soon became ...
What to Look for in a Trusted Locksmith

What to Look for in a Trusted Locksmith

If you’ve never used a locksmith before, you may be worried that you won’t know how to find one that is honest, trustworthy and reliable. After all, horror stories about unreliable locksmiths abound, and it can seem difficult to tell who you can count on. Here are some tips to help ...
Halloween Safety Tips

Halloween Safety Tips

Halloween is a fun time for kids and grownups, but it can also be a dangerous one. Keep yourself and your family safe with these Halloween safety tips. Trick or TreatingAlways make sure your child is visible while walking from house to house. If they are wearing a dark-coloured ...
Not All Locksmiths Are Created Equal

Not All Locksmiths Are Created Equal

You need a locksmith to come and fix a broken lock in your home or help you get into your car when you’ve locked yourself out, so you look online and see dozens of locksmiths listed that ‘service your area.’ How do you choose the best one? Don’t just pick any name that looks good; ...
Holiday Road Trip Tips

Holiday Road Trip Tips

Road trips and the holiday season go together like Santa and his elves. If you have to journey near or far this holiday season, keep these road trip tips in mind for a safer, more sane journey. Make sure your car is in tip top shape Don’t put off routine maintenance until ...
Dangers of Keeping Pets in COLD Cars

Dangers of Keeping Pets in COLD Cars

When it’s cold outside, your pets should be tucked up safe and warm at home, not dragged out into the cold and left in your freezing car while you run errands or visit friends. Here’s why cold cars are a serious danger to your pets. Cold weather worsens some medical conditions If ...
Winter Safety Kits For Your Car

Winter Safety Kits For Your Car

Travelling by car in the winter can be dangerous, especially if you happen to break down or have an accident on slippery, icy roads. It’s a good idea to create a winter safety kit to keep in your car during these colder months. Here are some things you should consider putting ...
What To Do If Your Car Locks Freeze

What To Do If Your Car Locks Freeze

In the winter, freezing temperatures can throw you a nasty surprise in the form of frozen car door locks. A frozen lock can be a terrible inconvenience, especially if you are in a hurry and need to get to work or school. Here’s what to do if your car door lock freezes and ways ...
Safe Holiday Decorating

Safe Holiday Decorating

Decorating your home for the holidays? Don’t end up spending the season in the emergency room. Decorate safely with these holiday decorating safety tips.   Tree safety   Real trees are pretty, but they can pose a fire hazard. Make sure you keep your tree away from ...