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Keyway Locks - Member of Checkatrade in Swindon.

Keyway Locks on Checkatrade See our reviews from genuine local customers.  At Keyway Locks we don’t pay for leads and can guarantee that all our customers receive the same great service.      

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Long Dark Nights - Check Your Locks

It’s October, the clocks have just gone back and it’s dark outside.  Just the right time of year to be taking a few extra precautions with your personal and home safety. Check your locks!  Are they up to standard and working properly;  time to get that job done you’ve been putting off over the summer.  At […]

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Locksmiths - How do you know which one to call?

Many people never have the need to use a Locksmiths services but when you do you are faced with a confusion of which company is going to give the best service.  Of course having to decide when faced with a crisis isn’t the best time and it’s easy to understand that with hindsight you might […]

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Protecting Yourself

There are a number of ways to protect your property from intruders, the simplest method is by making your property less appealing than your neighbours, however, we don’t advocate you not keeping your property in good order, shabby chic isn’t a particularly good look in the current housing market. “Beware of the Dog” Signs, even […]

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Choosing the Right Locksmith

HOW DO I CHOOSE A LOCKSMITH? You suddenly need a locksmith, you open the directory and there are a dozen to choose from, online the choice is staggering, all claim qualifications and standards of service that seem plausible but you have no way of understanding what they all mean?  The size of the advertisement and […]

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How Much

As I’ve already mentioned in other posts most people never have the need to call a locksmith and when they do they really dont know how to go about selecting one that will deliver a quality, reliable and cost effective service. To select an appropriate locksmith I suggest you read our blog “Choosing The Right  […]

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Home Security Checklist

PDF file from the Home Office outlining security measures to consider at home. Home security Checklist

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Bumping - What is it and Should I be Concerned

Periodically in a TV programme or popular newspapers, usually misrepresenting consumer focus, the subject of “Lock Bumping” is brought to the fore. Ever since the 1970′s concerns were raised as to the security issues posed by ‘bump keys’.  We are unable to  explain the technical process due to security issues, however, gaining entry by using “Bump Keys” […]

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CHOOSING A SAFE

Guidelines for Choosing a Safe Choose your safe based on the types of assets that need to be protected and the types of threats you face. Talk with your insurance company to determine if they have minimum requirements for safes and to determine if insurance discounts are available if certain types of safes are used. […]

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Summer home invasion

I know summer is still a long way off but it’s now you need to be thinking about a new type of robbery that has started to become more prevalent, especially in city areas. The sound of people enjoying themselves in the garden is like a moth to the flame for opportunist thieves. It starts […]

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