Security Blog

Everything you need to know about securing your home and business.

Schlage Change Code

Congratulations, you have purchased your new home! One of the features you liked so much about it was the Schlage Keyless Entry Keypad deadbolts and lever handles which provide security and convenience for you and your family. There's just one problem. You don't have the code from the previous owner! This is a common problem and an extremely frustrating one…

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Our Top 3 Commercial Smart Locks

Our Top 3 Commercial Smart Locks

Whether you own a large corporation or a local mom-and-pop shop, it's important to protect your property, products, and employees from intruders. With several commercial door locks available ranging from mechanical, electronic, fingerprint, and smart locks, it can be hard to decide which lock is right for your business. Today, business owners are turning to smart lock technology for convenience,…

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Which Type of Access Control Is Right for Your Building

Which Type of Access Control Is Right for Your Building

If you are looking for a way to better protect your building’s day-to-day operations, you may want to start by assessing your access control systems. After all, access control systems are specifically designed to keep occupants, property, and data safe from danger. Access control systems also ensure only pre-approved personnel can access certain areas of a building. Whether you’re evaluating…

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Halloween Safety Tips for Homeowners

Halloween Safety Tips for Homeowners

With bags of candy, spooky costumes, and an age-old tradition of trick or treating, Halloween brings fun and excitement for every age group. While most of the fun on Halloween is genuinely innocent, being unprepared for the night’s spooky festivities can easily go from an evening filled with excitement to a frightening night of horrors. By following some basic Halloween…

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Keep Your Data And Documents Secure With Cabinet Locks

Keep Your Data And Documents Secure With Cabinet Locks

If you work in a company with any sensitive information, be it important client documents, financial records, or sensitive customer information, security needs to be a top priority. Data breaches and hacks are at an all-time high as all of this information is extremely lucrative if it falls into the wrong hands. Your physical data is just as much at…

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Shop For The Perfect Keyless Deadbolt Lock For Your Home

Shop For The Perfect Keyless Deadbolt Lock For Your Home

If you own a house, rent an apartment, or live in a condo, you know how important it is to keep your home secure and safe for both your family and your possessions. Depending on where your home is located and how much foot traffic your home gets, criminals and thieves posing as pedestrians could be scouting your home and…

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Tips for Keeping Your Home Safe While On Vacation

Tips for Keeping Your Home Safe While On Vacation

With summer finally upon us, there’s no better season to plan a trip than now! Whether you’re driving the family to their favorite beach destination for the weekend or you’re flying across the country for a week, a well-deserved vacation can sometimes get overshadowed with worry about the home you’re leaving behind—making it impossible to relax. To help you plan…

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Where to Place Security Cameras at Home

Where to Place Security Cameras at Home

Gone are the days where at-home security surveillance is inaccessible to the average homeowner—as equipment was far too expensive and typically required professional installation. With an increase of home surveillance equipment, you now have access to high-quality video surveillance systems that will no longer break the bank, allowing you to protect your home and the people you love the most.…

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Best Door Locks for Airbnb Home Rentals

Best Door Locks for Airbnb Home Rentals

It’s no secret that vacation rental sites like Airbnb are the new way to travel if you’re looking to save money and stay in a place that feels like home. And well-seasoned Airbnb hosts, like yourself, know that one of the things guests love most is the ease and convenience of a casual check-in process. Installing the right Airbnb door…

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The Three Biggest Security Flaws In Homes And Apartments

The Three Biggest Security Flaws In Homes And Apartments

There are few things in life more upsetting than having someone invade the privacy of your home. Having your personal belongings stolen can be immensely jarring, but things like photos and memory books are truly precious and are impossible to replaceable. The best way to combat possible thieves and home invaders is to have a comprehensive home security system that…

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What is a Smart Key Lock?

What is a Smart Key Lock?

There are many reasons why you may decide to rekey your home’s door locks: You recently moved into a new home A roommate or family member lost his/her keys Your home recently had a break-in You and a significant other had a bad break up You own an Airbnb and need to manage multiple spare keys If you’ve ever had…

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How Do Hotel Door Locks Work?

How Do Hotel Door Locks Work?

While specific hotel door lock systems may vary by hotel, chances are they use one of the following hotel room door locks: Magnetic Door Locks Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID) Door Locks While both options are still widely popular today, RFID hotel door locks are becoming more prevalent for their ease of use, updated security, and keyless solutions. Magnetic vs. RFID Each…

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