Monthly Archives: July 2013

Combo Lock: How it’s made

Combination locks utilise a combination of numbers or letters in order to get them open. They do not use a key like other types of locks. This type of lock is the most commonly used by students to secure their lockers.

However, do you know how these locks are made? Watch the video below to know how:

 

Biometric Fingerprint Locks: Instructional Video

Keys themselves have changed quite a bit since their inception as the premiere method of access control. Nowadays, hotels, businesses and even residential buildings use biometric access instead of traditional keys to grant access.

Watch this video to learn more about biometric door locks. The video illustrates how these locks look and how you can properly use this type of lock.

 

Automated Gate Opener Installation

Automated gates provide great advantages and increase the comfort level significantly whether they are for residential or commercial purpose. Either wooden, steel, fashioned iron, or from other materials, automatic doors provide increased security and convenience.

If you want to install automated lock on your gate to protect your premise, watch the video below:

 

Automatic Doors Installation Tips

Any homeowner who wants to protect his house always prefers to go for automated doors. Automated doors are not just safe and secure but also easy to operate and install. Above all they aren’t that costly.

However, automated door locks are believed to be complex and are difficult to install or fix when broken. Fortunately, you can check out the video below for some tips on how to install an automatic door.

 

How to Install Keypad Deadbolt

By employing keypad deadbolt locks rather than the typical door knob style spring loaded latch lock, you can reduce the chances of anyone breaking in. This type of lock is not spring loaded because the locking mechanism is a solid bar that extends into the door frame.

For more on keypad deadbolt locks, including the installation process, watch the video below:

 

Power Door Locks Wiring System

When you think about it, power door lock system is pretty amazing. You can walk away from your car without locking the doors even you’re about thirty feet away by simply hitting a button for the power lock.

However, power door locks can get broken and the most common cause is electrical wiring defects. In this video, you will have a clear picture of the whole wiring system for you to have some ideas on how the whole system works.

 

How To Install a Childproof Lock on a Cabinet

Over the last year, toddlers have been able to enter cabinets containing home cleaning agents or other items that could be hazardous to their health. Thus, defective locks should be removed from the cabinets immediately.

Don’t forget to secure the materials in the cabinet so that children will not get injured. This may mean installing your cabinets with new locks.

Meanwhile, you can check out the video below for some cabinet childproofing tips:

 

Securing Your Windows

Windows can give burglars and intruders an opportunity to gain entry into your home. They can just break window glass but they are clever and can always find ways to break in without smashing the window glass because the noise of breaking glass is usually avoided by them. So, as a homeowner, it is your main responsibility to ensure that your windows are highly secured.

Included in this blog post is a video that can teach you how to properly secure your windows so that burglars will not be able to gain entry into your home.

 

Home Security Tips: How to Deter Burglars

Theft and burglary has become a very serious problem. So, if you are a person who lives in a community where there are cases of burglaries and thefts then you will need to upgrade and install your locks and safes.

In this video, you will learn some tips on how you can put off burglars while you are away from your home for a vacation or any trip:

 

How to Replace Garage Door Handle

Are you familiar with T handle garage door locks? Or do you already have this type of lock in your vicinity? The T handle locks are a type of door lock that is used on the metal or wooden doors of garages. They are called T handle locks because the handle that is used to operate the lock is shaped like a T.

This video can be helpful whenever your garage door handle gets broken. It shows some helpful guidelines on how you can replace your T handle lock: