1. Auto Locksmith Answers: Opening a Locked Car Without Keys

    Most of us have locked our keys in the car at least once in our life—or maybe had a toddler help us lose the keys under a seat. And, if you’ve ever done an internet search for something like “locked keys in car” or “pop a lock,” you’ve seen how many options there are that promise to get you into your vehicle quickly, easily, and without the help of an auto locksmith. Of course, if yo…Read More

  2. Let’s Talk Transponders: How Car Locks Work

    The remote keyless entry system for cars has been a standard feature for almost 30 years, long enough that it’s hard to imagine our lives without this convenience. Think about it for a moment - how often have you beeped your key fob at your car through a window or across the parking lot because you forgot to lock the doors? In the more modern iterations, you don’t even need to turn a key in th…Read More

  3. Changing Car Locks

    If you’re a homeowner, you probably know the value of having your home’s locks rekeyed by a professional locksmith before you move in. If you purchased a previously-owned home, there’s no way of knowing how many relatives or family friends were given keys to the place you now live, so rekeying the locks is an easy fix. Even if it’s a brand new home, you don’t know how many contractors or…Read More

  4. Preventing Car Break-Ins

    It can happen any time. Maybe you need to just pop into the post office to drop off a package. The postage is already paid, printed, and the box sealed, so you’re in the building for maybe three minutes, tops. No matter how quickly you just “pop into the store real fast,” that can still be more than enough time for a burglar to be in and out of your car and long gone with your valuables (or …Read More

  5. Spring Break Snafus: Avoid Calling The Locksmith!

    Have you ever experienced that feeling of being totally out of sorts for no good reason? It crops up at the most unexpected (and inconvenient) times like, for example, when you’re standing in the airport security line. You can run through your mental tally of everything you need: ID, wallet, car keys, suitcase, easy to remove shoes. Yet, even as you stand there waiting, you find yourself growing…Read More

  6. Winter Vacation Safety Tips

    Here in Destin, we love our beaches and warm weather. That’s why we live here, after all. But every once in awhile, you may feel the need for a bit of a change. While all the cold-weather folks are flocking to Florida for their winter vacation, do the opposite and take your family to experience snow over Christmas for a fun change of pace. Snowy destinations like Colorado are beautiful, and that…Read More