Modern security advice from the professional locksmiths

Promoting good habits in everyday life Locksmith professionals like to promote good habits. Something that is beneficial to every aspect of your life. When you think about it, a big part of your life is actually running on its own. Walking, how to tie your shoe laces, the bike ride to work etc. happen without having to focus on it. Our blog would like to just place a reminder that promoting good routine in your life from a security point of perspective only comes with benefits. For instance, something that you might have heard from your parents say often, “make sure you lock windows and doors”, is something that we can also make into a habit. Most locksmith experts  agree that this too is something that, if given some thought and effort with time will become self running. And although remembering to lock your doors and windows is not an issue, forgetting may cause you grief and much trouble which you could avoid. Swift Locksmiths provides you with independent service who pay us a fee for connecting you with their expertise to solve your lock problems. We are in fact a locksmith provider you can trust as we ensure clear pricing, access to a locksmith within 20 minutes of your location and the peace of mind that you are dealing with an expert who has shown to be trustworthy and professional. Why take the risk anywhere else? Understood We understand how easy it is for a potential intruder to make his or her way through an open door or window and snatch your phone or wallet and be gone...

What more is there to know about Swift Locksmiths?

Promoting home security As we see an increased need in security for the private customer, here out team would like to recommend watching this home security video by the west midlands police. It brings up many little tips which are useful to keep in mind when wanting to improve on your own home security. If you would like to get an individual security survey done for your specific property, please feel free to get in touch with us. We can book one in for your at a time which is convenient to you, and our experts can make sure that you have all your risk areas covered. Security survey to find the best possible solution One of the things that we see here as a key factor in being able to provide the best type of individual security solution is that of keeping flexible. We know that each security situation has its own ideal solution, and in our security surveys we can identify some of the best ways, methods and products to keep your security at the highest possible level. With a broad range of current security products in stock and with competitive pricing on our services we are able to help improve on your security within the limit of your budget, regardless if you are a business or a private customer. We always listen to you as the customer, and tailor our suggestions and solutions to fit your specific requirements and needs. By this we mean both in practicality as well as in providing the best and most cost effective security solutions applicable to you. Should you have...

How do you maintain your position as the number one locksmith in town?

A locksmith always training to keep you secure In today’s world it’s important to make sure that your investments are kept as safe as possible, there are always changing occurring in the world, and one stands with much to lose should unfortunate events take place. If you are unsure of how to best keep yourself safe from unnecessary risks at home or at work, you can always get in touch with the great and swift locksmith. To keep you as secure as possible training is continuously under way, as with so many other things, security is current and the importance of being up to date with the industry and the market shows through in the development of both tools and skills on the other side. Unfortunately today there are many who are searching for an easy shortcut to financial success though stealing, and as they become more innovative in their ways to acquire things which are not rightfully theirs, we must also keep diligent in our protection of those things. You can call swift locksmith at any time to find the help you need to keep safe against current threat. The trusted bunch know all about home and business security and are up to date with the latest. Not only do we do our utmost to keep current with developments in the industry but an eye is always on the lookout for a great deal for our customers. Come to the strong security locksmith with all your questions and requirements today. Regular product testing from your local locksmith When it comes to improving the security of your home or...

What more can you tell me about high tech security?

Taking adequate security measures We warmly recommend having a look at this video by one of the leading alarm and security providers in the UK, namely ADT. Although many burglars and thieves are opportunistic, we know that there is still a large quantity of intelligent and forward thinking individuals out there who have made breaking in and stealing something more planned for. It’s not the intention of the locksmith to scare you, and although the burglars are becoming better, there are many ways in which you can protect yourself, you family and your belongings. There are many ways in which a burglar can gain access though a door or window, however there are also many ways to deter and lessen the risk for your home. The below video brings up some very good points from reformed burglars, who are speaking about how they used to operate, and what type of things which would deter them from choosing a house as a target. Things like gravel driveways which make a ruckus when one walks on them, outdoor lighting which we highly recommend as an inexpensive deterrent, alarm systems and CCTV cameras. The vast majority of the ex-burglars included in the survey of this video stated that they would avoid monitored alarm systems, which makes it one of the top security features you can add to your home or business. If using a video surveillance system is something not wanted or something that you feel comes at too high of a cost, then we can help you get some mock CCTV cameras, which look and act authentic with red LED’s indicating...

Hints and tips from your local locksmith

Information on Light timers If you ask any home security expert the vast majority of them would agree that leaving lights on light timers is good when you go away. The locksmith of course agrees on this as well and would advice it to anyone that is planning to spend time away. In placement and setting the timers we would recommend just to mimic your own behaviour in the evening, as so there is no chance to the look from the exterior in your patters. Of course it’s not an exact science, but you can always test run it whilst you are in the house. There are a few different types of timers, and although they don’t differ majorly there are some slight differences in them which may affect your own choice and preference. And we would like to also give a reminder to that although cleverly placed light timers in the house provides good protection and acts as an efficient deterring factor for potential intruders, it is no replacement for a proper home alarm system which if you ask us about. We are more than happy to provide you with information and advice on. Common plug timers The most commonly used timer which in practice is the type that you just place between the light and your socket at home. They are easy to set, and most commonly very affordable in price. There are of course some digital versions, often with a display which are commonly used as well, and when it comes to what choice between the two is the better. We don’t have a strong opinion,...