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British Standard Locks

British Standard Locks What Are British Standard Locks? If a lock shows the British Standard Kite Mark, it means that it's been certified by the British Standard Institute for meeting the required security standards. Lock security is very difficult to determine visually, so, In the development stage physical assessments are carried out to evaluate the…
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Home Insurance Requirements

Home Insurance Requirements As with most, if not all, contracts including the dreaded home insurance you are advised to read the policy thoroughly including the small print just in case you overlook something that may lead to accidentally invalidating your policy. It is vital that you are aware of what the policy covers, and more…
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The Euro Cylinder Standards

Euro Cylinder Standards In previous years there has been many new standards applicable to the Euro Cylinder.  All standards have different meanings and it has now got the point where it can be confusing for us locksmiths, let alone you the customer.   However, let me see if I can break it down and simplify…
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So I’m Locked Out Of My House! Now What?

So I’m Locked Out Of My House! Now What? Look At All Possible Entrances So you find yourself locked out.  First things first. Have a thorough check around the property just in case there is another way in. Check that all the windows and doors are secure , you never know, one might be unlocked…
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