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May 2017

Pet Friendly Security

By |May 5th, 2017|

Our motion sensor security systems at Advanced Lock & Security are “pet friendly” meaning, we customize the system to detect anything over a certain size, using multiple ray sensors, that can distinguish the difference between size and weight.

Also, properly labeling the outside with the appropriate signage will make it very obvious that kicking in the […]

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April 2017

Types of Key Cutting Machines

By |April 28th, 2017|

At Advanced Lock & Security, we know not everyone gets excited about locksmithing like we do. Still, every once in awhile we like to nerd out about the processes behind what we do. If you’ve ever duplicated a house or car key, you’ll probably agree that it’s almost mesmerizing watching the metal key be cut […]

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What are Automotive Lock Cylinders

By |April 21st, 2017|

We spend a fair amount of time working with automotive locks here at Advanced Lock & Security. It’s one of our most common calls, whether it’s that someone has locked their keys in their car, their key broke while unlocking the vehicle, they can’t get the key to turn, they’ve lost their keys entirely, or […]

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Start or Join Neighborhood Watch

By |April 14th, 2017|

Neighborhood watch is one of the most effective ways to prevent crime in your neighborhood. A neighborhood equipped with warning signs directed at intruders and multiple families watching out for each other is a lot more secure than one that has an every-man-for-himself mentality. Not to mention the community benefits of just getting to know […]

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Tips for Securing Attached Garage

By |April 7th, 2017|

Garage doors, although you may not think about them often, pose one of the largest safety risks of anywhere in your home. If not properly secured, they offer a relatively easy entry point for an intruder. We want to help you keep you home safe on all fronts, so here are a few tips for […]

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March 2017

Home Interior & Exterior Security Checklist

By |March 31st, 2017|

Home Security Checklist – Make Sure You’re Not Vulnerable

Trying to remember all the things, big and small, you should do to keep your home safe and secure is a task that can escape the best of us. That’s why it’s helpful to have a checklist handy. We’ve put together this home security checklist to offer […]

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Be Proactive To Protect Your Home When Away

By |March 24th, 2017|

Keep Your Property Safe by Always Appearing to be Home

When it comes to the subject of home security, you’ll find this bit of advice just about everywhere; appearance matters! Burglars and thieves are typically criminals of opportunity that prefer to avoid unnecessary risk. They’ll avoid being confronted by a homeowner or occupant if they can, […]

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5 Steps To Take To Take When Away From Home

By |March 20th, 2017|

5 Things to Do Before Leaving Your Home Unattended

Few things are more frustrating than returning home in the middle of the night from a long vacation only to find surprises waiting. By keeping a few things in mind, it can be a lot easier to come back to a home just as you left it. […]

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Compare Electronic vs Traditional Locks

By |March 17th, 2017|

Electronic Locks vs Traditional Locks

The modern age is truly remarkable with a level of technology that was considered science fiction just a decade ago. Such advancements have also introduced an abundance of new and sophisticated options for securing homes and businesses. Now, not only can the traditional door knob with lock be replaced with an […]

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February 2017

Business Security Essentials

By |February 24th, 2017|

Business Security Essentials

You have a lot riding on your business, and keeping it well protected should be a top priority. While some business feel that some variation of a residential security system is adequate, remember that there are typically more avenues of threat to a business than a residence. Assets are often greater, and the […]

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