Entries by jesse

What to Expect from Lockout Service

Locked Out Rescue Have you ever been locked out? Happy C&K client after one of our professional locksmiths, have unlocked her door. Left your keys in the car or had them stolen while you were out, only to arrive home and find yourself standing at the front door with no way in? It’s an awful feeling. But […]

What Is Rekeying?

Rekeying A Lock Locks On A Previously Owned Home Locksmiths often get called to change a lock on the door of a house that has changed owners. This is a very good security issue to deal with. Good key control simply means accounting for all keys made to operate the locks. Once keys are loaned […]

Car Lock Issues? Don’t Go it Alone!

Save the frustration and call a professional! Whether you are locked out of your car or looking to install a transponder key system, professional help is always around to assist you in a timely manner. Instead of trying yourself and potentially causing more damage, give us a call and we would be happy to assist […]

Comparing Lock Grades – What You Should Know

When choosing a lock for your home or business, protecting our assets is at the forefront of our attention. Many people assume that all locks are created equal so their buying decision hinges on the aesthetics of the lock sets but even though two locks may appear identical, they may not be of the same […]

Security Tips for Commercial Properties

When you run a business , especially one with valuable merchandise and equipment, you need to be aware of the potential for break -ins and proactive in your approach to preventing them.  Even if you know there isn’t anything to steal from your premises, there is always a chance that a thief may think otherwise. […]


Ever wondered how fast it takes to break into the world’s most secure safe? Surprisingly, there are international competitions and conventions dedicated to lockpicking! They have mastered the lock picking craft and now compete with fellow locksport enthusiasts using the latest designs from security companies. Locksport enthusiasts love the thrill of understanding how locking mechanisms […]

How to Become a Locksmith

Locksmithing is a time-old trade that keeps alive the art of physical security devices. What people don’t know is that being a locksmith is more than just duplicating keys and unlocking vehicles. Security technology is always changing and locksmiths have to stay up to date on these advancements to keep business booming. If you’re thinking […]

Which Lock for Which Door

If you’re a new homeowner, you’re probably looking to spruce up your space and update the door locks throughout your home. If you’re having trouble figuring out what is the best lock for the different kinds of doors in your house, look no further! We have a comprehensive guide to make sure you know which […]

Finding a Proper Locksmith

Locksmithing is a lucrative business if the professional is, well, professional! It can be hard to tell right off the bat if someone is a certified technician or an on call handyman. When looking for a locksmith to secure your home, car, or commercial property, you’ll want someone who is knowledgeable and honest. Listed here […]