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Summer Home-Security Tips

Summer Home-Security Tips

June 17, 2022

Our professionals at Action Lock & Key, Inc. recommend the following tips to help ensure your home’s security while you’re taking in the sun.

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How Safe Is Your Hotel Room Safe?

How Safe Is Your Hotel Room Safe?

May 5, 2022

Most of us believe when we travel and stay in hotels, our valuables are safe once we’ve locked them in our room’s safe. But, sadly, that’s just not true. Your hotel room safe really isn’t that safe. There are ways to open it without using the combination you set for it, making theft a real and easy possibility. Our security specialists at Action Lock & Key, Inc., have learned, statistically speaking, most of the thefts involve dishonest employees, and there’s a higher rate of occurrence outside of Burlington, MA, and the U.S. on a whole. But it doesn’t hurt to take precautions to protect your valuables all the same, whether your hotel is stateside or not.

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Should I Call a Locksmith?

Should I Call a Locksmith?

April 13, 2022

When it comes to locks, many people often try some innovative things to avoid calling a locksmith. You’ve probably heard of folks climbing in windows to get into their locked homes, trying to pick a basic lock with a makeshift tool, or cutting off a padlock when a key has been lost. In some cases, roadside assistance services will offer free lockout services to members of particular organizations.

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So You Want to Be a Locksmith?

So You Want to Be a Locksmith?

March 14, 2022

If you are looking for a flexible, steady career, consider becoming a locksmith. Every city in the country needs a locksmith, which gives you a great deal of choice in the geographic area you wish to live. 

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6 Interesting Facts About Locksmiths

6 Interesting Facts About Locksmiths

February 11, 2022

Like most professions, locksmiths have a wide and varied history with sometimes interesting stories associated with their trade. Talk with our professionals at Action Lock & Key, Inc., to learn all about the little-known services locksmiths offer as well as their own experiences as professionals here in Burlington.

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Should I Have a Safe in My Home?

Should I Have a Safe in My Home?

January 11, 2022

A home safe can be a smart investment for many individuals and families. However, it’s important to understand the different kinds of safes available, and what valuables they are designed to protect. 

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Garage Door Security

Garage Door Security

December 9, 2021

n most homes, when it comes to security, garage doors are the forgotten relative. When folks install security systems for their homes, they forget about the garage door. When they worry about keeping their home’s windows and doors locked, they forget about the garage door.

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Replace or Rekey Your Door Lock?

Replace or Rekey Your Door Lock?

November 16, 2021

Your front door is the gateway to your life, so to speak. It opens to your Burlington, MA, home where you live with what is most valuable to you—your family and belongings. With such a responsibility, you need to be sure it is secure. If something affects that security in some manner, if your door lock is compromised, you need to evaluate what your strongest course of action will be. Will you replace the door lock or your entire door? Or do you simply rekey the lock? At Action Lock & Key, Inc., our professional locksmiths can help you with this important decision.

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What You Need to Know Before Calling a Locksmith

What You Need to Know Before Calling a Locksmith

October 11, 2021

Though it won’t be an everyday occurrence, most people need a locksmith’s help at some point.

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Senior woman uses keyless entry on digital lock to unlock and open domestic front door

Residential Keyless Entry Locks

September 15, 2021

Keyless entry locks are locks you can open without a key––the key being replaced by technology for entry. This technology exists for both doorknob/handle locks and deadbolts. In addition to having choices between brand names, styles, and finishes, you need to decide which type of technology is best suited for you and your home. 

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