Unfortunately, thieves are breaking into unoccupied or vacant homes at an alarming rate. They are often searching for copper piping, and some are even stealing the water meters for the brass. It is not easy to keep an eye on your home all the time, especially if it is several miles away. Luckily, most crime is preventable, and with the proper steps, you too can have peace of mind knowing your vacation home is safe and secure. At The Lockman, we care about your home security and home safety. That is why we have compiled a list of helpful tips for keeping your vacation home or Air BnB secure.
Did you just spend a glorious week on vacation only to pull in your driveway and find your home was burglarized while you were away? The glee from your previous week is instantly gone, and you are left wondering, “Why me?” You do not have to spend a fortune to protect your home. Home security systems are available and there are a wide variety of options.
It was recently reported on NBC News that a burglary occurs every 13 seconds in America. In many cases the burglary occurred because victims felt comfortable and secure. When people start to feel complacent about their home security, burglars are ready to strike. No matter how safe you feel, it is crucial that you take the necessary steps to better security locks for your home. The best route to getting your home safe and secure is a licensed locksmith company. The Lockman in Cordova, Tennessee.
Many people do not realize that they can call a locksmith for more than just the emergency of locking themselves out of their home or vehicle. At The Lockman, they do offer those services, but they also offer so much more. The Lockman has more in their arsenal of equipment to handle many security concerns. There are several types of keys, security doors, and locks that The Lockman can deliver and install efficiently. Here are a few of the options they offer to better secure your home.
Security Doors – A strong metal security door is difficult for intruders to break down. These doors can be fitted with various locking mechanisms, including a deadbolt. The deadbolt makes it even harder to break into your home. The Lockman has security doors in stock, or you can order your own and they will install it with your choice of lock.
Locks-There are many types of locks. You can choose from dead bolts, cylinder, padlocks, or many others. If you are having to change your locks on a budget, you can opt for a cheaper version, yet for better peace of mind, you need to research what lock will work best to keep your valuables secure. The Lockman can supply you with your chosen lock and provide insight into the purpose of each type of lock.
Keys-There are many types of locks so of course this means there are many types of keys, right? The Lockman can duplicate any key. Even your key fobs for your vehicles. They also offer rekeying your home. Rekeying your home is a cheaper alternative to changing the locks on your home. It is also safer, as you no longer need to stand at your door shuffling through keys. When you rekey your home, you can have all the locks to your home capable of opening with only one key.
These are just a few of the added security solutions offered by The Lockman. Call them today to learn about more of the products they offer and to schedule a consultation at (901) 246-2246. Your safety is their top priority. During your consultation, they will work with you on finding the best way to secure your home or business.