Amalgamated Locksmiths' Blog -- Local Melbourne Locksmiths

Suburb in Focus: Abbotsford 2018

It’s that time of the month again where we shine the spotlight on one of Melbourne’s popular suburbs – Abbotsford. Abbotsford is a great location for access to the city. Living or working in Abbotsford means you’ll be close to plenty of trendy restaurants and cafes. Public transport is easily accessible, you have access to [...]

September 25th, 2018|

Locksmiths Melbourne: Top Business Security Tips

If you’re a small business owner, then you’ve no doubt spent some time thinking about your office security. Our commercial locksmiths are often called out to help local Melbourne businesses assess their business security solutions. The type of security you choose is dependent on your business location (off-street, on street, business park etc) and the [...]

September 17th, 2018|

Safe Security – Store your Valuables in a Safe

Most people have a favourite place, such as a drawer, to store important documents like passports, birth certificates and investment policies. Or a sneaky hiding place to stow expensive jewellery during the holidays - but do you have a proper safe?  A household or business safe is a great place to keep those precious items [...]

September 7th, 2018|

Suburb in Focus: Coburg 2018

This month we’re looking at Coburg! The monthly Amalgamated Locksmiths’ Suburb in Focus covers the crime statistics of the neighbourhoods we service most frequently. Last month, the Suburb in Focus was Carlton - home to Little Italy and a some of our locksmiths’ favourite cafes. This month we’re looking at Coburg – an area with [...]

August 30th, 2018|

Locksmiths in Melbourne Talk CCTV

  Talkback radio 3AW recently reported that CCTV (closed-circuit TV) is on the rise in Melbourne suburbs. As domestic and commercial locksmiths in Melbourne, we are often asked about the installation of cameras - not only as a deterrent for potential burglars - but also as a way to keep a record of the happenings [...]

August 23rd, 2018|

Locked Out? Emergency Locksmiths in Melbourne Save the Day

It’s a daily occurrence across Melbourne - the hustle and bustle of daily life sometimes means our thoughts are elsewhere and we’ve absent-mindedly locked ourselves out of the house. Don’t worry - Amalgamated Locksmiths service areas across Melbourne CBD. 24-hour emergency locksmiths are on-hand to respond to areas including Collingwood, Fitzroy, Brunswick, Carlton, North Melbourne, [...]

August 16th, 2018|

Licenced Locksmiths are the Key to Personalised Smart Home Security

Technology is advancing so quickly. This is great news for the security and locksmith industry. Keeping an eye on your property, even when you’re not at home, is now easier than ever with numerous home security options available. Smart Home Security or Sci-Fi? It’s common for today’s advanced home security solutions to include facial recognition, [...]

August 9th, 2018|

Collingwood Locksmiths: Home Security Can Save You Money

Should you invest in a home security system? It’s tempting to think that home security is an expensive luxury but here at Amalgamated Locksmiths we say it is an important consideration for property owners. Not only will it offer you peace of mind but it will also help you save on some monthly expenses. Save [...]

August 1st, 2018|

Suburb in Focus 2: Carlton

Home to Melbourne’s Little Italy, and some excellent cafes, restaurants and clothing store, Carlton is a popular inner-city suburb. Its hustle, bustle and proximity to three of Melbourne’s university also makes Carlton a popular destination for uni students and first-time renters. Our mobile locksmiths in Carlton work on residential, automotive and commercial security solutions. We provide free on site quotes and emergency locksmith services in Carlton. […]

June 22nd, 2018|

North Melbourne Locksmiths Talk Apartment Security

A few weeks ago, we told you that Melbourne is growing. By 2030, the City of Melbourne, the LGA stretching from Docklands to North Melbourne, is expected to double in population size. This growth gives architects and urban planners an exciting challenge. With a focus on Urban Forestry, the city is dedicated to creating green, attractive buildings, with stunning architecture and state-of-the-art public spaces. Every day, we’re reading news about these new spaces, such as this one, with more on the way. […]

June 14th, 2018|