Best Door Locks for Your Apartment

Making sure that your home is safe and secure starts with your front door. You need a very strong door so that a potential thief cannot kick the door in, but you also need a very good lock. Installing a high-quality lock will strengthen your door and enhance your home security, making it almost impossible for anyone to break in.

Here are the best door locks you can choose from to protect your family, your apartment, and your valuable possessions:

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Types of Car Keys

Different cars come with different car keys.

Some more sturdy and reliable than others, they are the primary safeguard solution against vehicle theft. An experienced locksmith recognizes at least six types of car keys – how they are crafted, what tools are involved in making replacements, and how dependable they are.

Here’s our cheat sheet to help you understand each:

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Fire Door Replacement for the Ultimate Fire Safety & Prevention

From April 2017 to March 2018, England fell victim to over 167,000 fires. The likelihood of one of those fires happening is higher than you may think so preparing your business or home for such situations is crucial.

As a leading provider of lock and door services, 24/7 London Locksmith is experts in fire prevention. One of the best ways you can protect your home or business from a destructive fire is by installing proper fire doors and that’s exactly what we did for a recent client of ours.

Fire Door Installation

A church in southwest London recently contacted us with a need for heightened fire safety. We discussed their current needs and decided a fire door installation with high-security locks would be their best solution to ensure proper fire prevention.

We arrived at the church to install the fire door and improved locks. We installed the fire door securely and efficiently. Once secure, we installed the high-security locks – one code lock on top and a PM560 British Standard BS3621 5 Lever Sashlock on bottom. These locks along with the fire door are the ultimate fire safety solution.

Mission: Fire Door Installation & Lock Update

Door: High-Quality Fire Door

Lock: Code Lock & PM560 British Standard BS3621 5 Lever Sashlock

Phone Call Date & Time: Friday, February 29th 11:05 am

Arrival Time: 11:37am

Work Time: 1 hour 15 minutes  

The Importance of Fire Doors

Fire doors are the ultimate fire preventative solution for a variety of homes, businesses, schools, and other institutions. Ultimately, fire doors prevent fire from spreading throughout a property. Doors of this kind can hold off fire and smoke for about three hours, therefore, protecting your valuables from any harm. Fire doors are made of high-performance fire-resistant materials.

If you’re looking for an updated fire-resistant solution, be sure to make 24/7 London Locksmith your first choice. Our high-performance fire doors and lock solutions are the leading fire prevention solution. Reach out to us today to make your home or business fire resistant!

Lock Update in Northwest London

As technology advances, so do burglars. With today’s advanced lock technology, you’d think that your deadbolt is 100% safe from burglars. We’re here to tell you that that assumption is false.

Burglars adapt to technology. No matter how advanced the lock is, burglars will find their way around it. That’s why it’s so incredibly important to update those old locks on your doors. It’s time to swap out those rustic Victorian-era locks for a smart lock.

That’s exactly what a recent client of ours did in Northwest London:

The Situation

A client of ours in Northwest London contacted us because he recently became uncomfortable with the lack of security his current locks offered. His neighbor had just experienced a burglary and he was not sure his current locks would deter a burglar of any kind.

We arrived at the home and assessed the current lock situation. The client currently had a basic lock standard lock. And although this lock offers a good amount of security, there are a variety of other locks available that provide higher security.

We removed the basic lock and replaced it with a high-security Mul-T Lock on top and a code lock on the bottom. This code lock removes the need for a key and heightens security of the home.

Mission: Lock Update – Replace basic lock with higher security lock

Lock: High-Security Mul-T Lock

Phone Call Date & Time: Tuesday, February 5th 3:35 pm

Arrival Time: 4:09pm

Work Time: 33 minutes

Why You Should Install An Updated Code Lock

If your locks are old and worn down, your chances of a burglar gaining access to your home are heightened. There’s a simple solution to this. Just update your old locks.

Updating your locks regularly is crucial to ensuring the security of your home. And since there’s a variety of lock options available today, code locks are a convenient option. Code locks remove the need for a key. You’ll never worry about losing your key again!

For help updating your locks in the Greater London area, reach out to 24/7 London Locksmith today!