Tools In All Locksmiths ToolBelts

1. Plug spinner Locks are meant to be picked in the correct direction. A locksmith that picks the lock in the wrong direction shouldn’t lose hope though, especially if he carries a plug spinner, a device that can flip picked locks in the right direction without the...

Approved Insurance Locks

A lock may appear to do same work as other locks, keeping an entryway or window secure, yet not all locks are equal. Did you realize that if your locks are not ‘insurance approved’ then you may not be  eligible to claim in case of a theft? Contact your...

Garden Sheds

To protect your property people often up the security on their front and back doors, and their windows. However not many think about the locks on their garden shed or their garage. To protect your garden shed or garage you need to utilize great solid locks to ensure...

Unique Tips: Master Keys

To open a lock a pin stack consisting of a driver pin and a key pin must be elevated so that the two rest on opposite sides of the shear line. A key lifts key pins within a lock. These key pins are all different sizes. The driver pins will be a universal size....

Unique Tips: Broken Keys

Should I attempt to remove a broken key myself? It might be tempting to poke or fiddle with a broken key, many people think to use glue on a toothpick to get it out, but we strongly advise against it. You could cause further damage to the lock. Please also retain the...