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Summer Road Safety Tips

Summer Road Safety Tips

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Summer is the perfect time to hit the road and enjoy a drive to destinations unknown. The summer road trip is a great tradition, but if you want to enjoy yourself, you need to stay safe. Here are some summer road trip safety tips to help you stay safe and sound on your next road trip. Pack ...
How to Reduce the Risk of a Security Breach

How to Reduce the Risk of a Security Breach

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You know that your business needs to be secure, but aren’t quite sure how to go about strengthening your building’s security. Maybe you’ve fired an employee, and worry that they’ll seek revenge by gaining access to your building. Whatever the reason, these ...
Don’t Leave Kids or Pets in Cars This Summer

Don’t Leave Kids or Pets in Cars This Summer

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It can be tempting to leave your child or pet in the car while you run inside a store to grab something you need. While many parents have done this with no bad results, many have also returned to their vehicle to find tragic consequences. In the summer, the inside of your car can ...
Keep your Car Safe for Summer Road Trips

Keep your Car Safe for Summer Road Trips

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Summer is the perfect time to hit the road and explore, but you don’t want to forget about safety when planning your road trip. Here are some tips to keep you, and your car, safe for summer road trips. Get a tune up before you hit the road Even if your car seems to be in ...
Know Whether You Can Trust A Locksmith

Know Whether You Can Trust A Locksmith

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Letting a locksmith into your home requires a great deal of trust. After all, they will have full access to your home and anything inside, and they have the ability to make a spare key any time they wish. You don’t have to be untrusting when you use a locksmith, but you should do ...
Keep Your Home Secure During Summer Vacations

Keep Your Home Secure During Summer Vacations

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Summer vacations are the perfect time to shed your stress and enjoy yourself, but a relaxing vacation is no good if you come home to a break-in. Before you go on vacation, make sure you keep your home secure while you’re away.   Lock every door and window   Don’t ...
Road Safety Tips for Drivers

Road Safety Tips for Drivers

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Road safety is always important, but it’s easy to forget safety when you’re rushing to work or school. Take a break and read these road safety tips for drivers. They may seem simple, but they could just save your life. Never drive while sleepy You just spent all week working ...
Tricks to Remember your Car Keys

Tricks to Remember your Car Keys

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How many times have you prepared to leave the house, only to find that you can’t find your keys? It’s a common problem that seems to get worse as you age, but it doesn’t have to plague you forever. Here are some simple tricks to help you remember your car keys, or anything else you ...
School Security Tips

School Security Tips

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Schools take the subject of security very seriously. Nothing is more important than the safety of the students and teachers, and unfortunately, there are many risks that schools have to consider. Here are some school security tips to help keep your school safe. Keep all exterior ...
School Transportation Safety

School Transportation Safety

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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 ...
Prepare your Car for Winter Road Conditions

Prepare your Car for Winter Road Conditions

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It may seem as though fall has barely arrived, but winter will be here before you know it, and with it comes some pretty nasty winter roads. Make sure your car is ready for wintery roads with these simple to use tips.   Top up your antifreeze   When the temperature drops, ...
History of Keys

History of Keys

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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

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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

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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 ...
Protect Your Home While You Travel Over the Holidays

Protect Your Home While You Travel Over the Holidays

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If you plan on travelling during the holidays, make sure your home is secure while you’re away. You wouldn’t want to come home to a nasty surprise, courtesy of your local burglars. Use these tips to make your home more secure while you’re away for the holidays. Hold ...
Not All Locksmiths Are Created Equal

Not All Locksmiths Are Created Equal

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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; ...