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Are hotel safes safe to use
There are a lot of aspects to consider during vacation or business trips. Flights schedule, fuss with luggage, hotel check-ups and many other things that are undoubtedly important. Still, after you are already in your hotel room and have unpacked all your stuff, usually, the first question that arises is – "How to keep my valuables safe in the hotel room?". It's understandable because there were so many stories when valuable assets got stolen from the hotel safes. Not the most pleasant situation, right? However, when you are out of your hotel room, keeping your laptop or photo camera in a safe still remains the most reasonable option. To be honest, hotels frequently make their safes less secure by themselves. This can be explained by placing safes in the obvious locations, which makes them easy to access, or installing them faulty, which makes them easy to be stolen. Some hotel managers also use the master key systems, which also reduces the overall hotel safe's security. Still, to make you less worried about your valuables, Sure Lock & Key took a closer look at the most frequent hotel safes and aspects that make hotel safes more reliable and secure.
6 effective ways to unlock a door without a key
Key loss is probably one of the most common locksmith issues to exist. As a company with years of experience, we deal with it on a daily basis. Usually, we notice that our key is missing only when we're already in front of our locked door. In most cases, situations like that occur at the most inconvenient times. When we're really in a rush and need to resolve the issue immediately. However, not all people are aware of different ways to unlock the door without a key. Actually, it's possible to do that with the help of some things that are at hand. Today, we want to present you with 6 effective ways to unlock the door in case you don't have a key.
Can you get out of handcuffs with a bobby pin
You've probably seen many movies where characters succeeded in removing the handcuffs off their wrists. Some of them insisted they knew the secret method to move the wrists so that they could take off the handcuffs like usual bracelets. Obviously, it's a myth that is not worth believing, like many other criminal-related home security myths. Nevertheless, have you ever wondered whether removing the handcuffs in other ways is possible? Or do you think only magicians have this ability? The answer is yes. Anyone could possibly escape the handcuffs using handy materials with prior practice. However, how can it be so? Don't the manufacturers know their way of making handcuffs to change the mechanism? Actually, they do know and they don't change the mechanism because everything is not that simple. Let's talk about it in detail in the chapters below. We welcome you to read it.
What are the override keys in the safe
Today, safes are becoming more and more common. A few years ago, they were mostly used for commercial purposes, but now people often purchase them for their houses as well. A decent safe is one of the greatest ways to protect your most valuable assets from various external threats. You can choose between a variety of options in different sizes, shapes, materials, etc. You can decide which lock type to use as well, mechanical or electronic. However, we noticed the tendency of people to choose digital locks more recently. This lock type has its own advantages and disadvantages. It's really secure and convenient to use, but just like any other technology, it can go out of order at some point. What to do in a situation like that? Override keys might be the answer. Let's discuss them in more detail.
How do you fix a rotted door
Undoubtedly, wooden doors are the most stylish and exquisite among all other door materials. They can also be used with different knobs and handles and fit in various design ideas. However, as time passes, wooden doors tend to change as well, revealing problems like scaly paint or rotting. If you notice the first signs of it, you can take measures to avoid complete door damage. In the text below, we collected the most important information about rotted doors. The questions like what causes mold, how to determine whether the doors need to be replaced or repaired, how to repair them and how to prevent the door from rotting are among them. We welcome you to read the article if the topic is relevant to you.
How can I improve my front door security
Did you know that most criminals use a front door to get inside your property? When it's not secured properly, your house automatically becomes an easy target for intruders. Sure Lock & Key has dealt with break-in consequences for years and we know how stressful a situation like that can be. After all this time, we figured out what the weakest points in terms of door security are and we want to present you with some measures on how to improve them. Follow our simple little guide to learn more about this subject.
How do you unlock a diary without the key
A personal diary is almost a part of the soul, as it collects the person's most intimate secrets and thoughts. It can also have important dates, plans and names that can have world importance if we're talking about monarchs, celebrities and politicians. Even though you may not be a member of parliament, your thoughts are no less important to you. What to do if you've lost a key to your diary and desperately want to unlock it? If you face this trouble, the article below might be helpful for you and you won't have to call emergency locksmith services. It can also be useful if you've found an ancient diary of your ancestors and want to know the family stories. However, use the methods reasonably. We assume you won't be applying them to read other people's secrets. If your answer is “I won't,” we welcome you to read the article below.
Which is better: steel or aluminum door
The question “Which door material to use?” may normally arise when you're about to buy doors for your house or other property, as the door material naturally influences its future condition and durability. There is no wrong choice in this situation, as everything depends on what you personally look for in a door and what desired characteristics it should have. Before purchasing a door, ask yourself what factors are the most important for you. This way, it would be easier for you to synchronize your demands with the features each door material offers. We welcome you to read our article to learn more about door materials differences and determine which one is the most suitable for your property.
What are the pros and cons of a fiberglass door
Whether it's your house or office building, you would want to provide it with the best security possible. One of the first aspects you'll need to take care of is the door you choose for your front entry. There are so many options out on the market today. They are of various shapes and sizes and they can be composed of different materials. You can always go with a classic wooden door that has been tested with time. However, if you want to enhance the security level and renovate your building in a way you can consider some of the newer door options. One of the materials that have been widely used lately is fiberglass. Today, we want to talk more about the doors made of this material and which advantages and disadvantages they have.