How to Secure Your Home’s Front Doors with Lockwood 001Touch Keyless Digital Deadlatch or Deadbolt

Previously, we have talked about how to secure your windows but today we want to tell you how to strengthen your front door security. In 2016, 1 in every 68 Victorian homes were burgled, and in our suburb of Collingwood, this number increased to 1 in every 65. Front doors are the main entry point [...]

May 22nd, 2017|

Hiring a Locksmith: Our process for new employees

We are lucky that we have many locksmiths who have been working for us for several years. But from time to time due to staff changes and business growth we look at hiring a locksmith. […]

May 9th, 2017|

Locksmith Prices Explained

Ever wondered where your money is going when you pay for a locksmith? We explain what our locksmith prices cover. Every locksmith job includes a variety of costs. Your fee may include some of the charges below. This is a basic indication of some of the elements that may be incorporated into your locksmith fee. We always prepare quotes and invoices that explain your exact costs in detail. […]

May 1st, 2017|

Suburb in Focus: Crime Rates in South Melbourne

Crime in South Melbourne Every month we will investigate the latest data on crime statistics in Melbourne suburbs. This month it’s South Melbourne, one of our most visited suburbs. Using data supplied by the Crime Statistics Agency, we can see the incidence of various crimes in South Melbourne from 2012 – 2016. […]

April 24th, 2017|

A Day in The Life of Locksmith Dave

Ever wondered what locksmiths do in a typical day? We asked our expert locksmith Dave to share his ‘Day in the Life…” […]

April 17th, 2017|

Easter home security tips from an expert locksmith

Easter is a great time for a break. And it’s a great time for burglars.  As locksmiths working in the Collingwood, Melbourne City and the surrounds suburbs, we see ample evidence of an increase in burglaries over the Easter period. No home is burglar proof. But you can reduce your chance of being burgled by taking a few simple security measures. […]

April 10th, 2017|

Easter Opening Hours

Wishing our customers, staff and suppliers a happy Easter holiday. We will be closed on Good Friday, Easter Saturday, Easter Sunday and Easter Monday. That’s Friday 14 April to Monday 17 April.  […]

April 3rd, 2017|

Suburb in Focus: Crime Rates in Abbotsford

Every month we will investigate the latest data on crime statistics in Melbourne suburbs. This month it’s Abbotsford, one of our most visited suburbs. […]

March 27th, 2017|

Business security: Things to look for when choosing a business property

Your business security is important. When you are moving into a new premises, you’re busy inspecting business properties. Our expert locksmith shares six things to consider when inspecting the property to reduce your risk of burglary. […]

March 20th, 2017|

Tips for choosing a home safe

Choosing a home safe is an important decision. It’s essential to get the right safe for your needs. Our expert locksmiths know a lot about safes. Here’s what to consider when choosing a personal home safe. […]

March 13th, 2017|