Electronic Security Archives -
5 12, 2018

Access Control System Installation in Melbourne

December 5th, 2018|

What is an Access Control System? Access Control is the restriction of access to a place. If you have an office or facility that requires multiple people to access different areas, then access control is the type of system you need. Access Control does not have to be limited to commercial properties, it can be useful [...]

17 09, 2018

Locksmiths Melbourne: Top Business Security Tips

September 17th, 2018|

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 [...]

23 08, 2018

Locksmiths in Melbourne Talk CCTV

August 23rd, 2018|

  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 [...]

1 08, 2018

Collingwood Locksmiths: Home Security Can Save You Money

August 1st, 2018|

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 [...]

17 05, 2018

Melbourne May Become Australia’s Largest City by 2030

May 17th, 2018|

According to Nine News, Melbourne could be Australia’s biggest city by 2030. Melbourne is growing by 126,000 people per year, the report said, 36,000 people more than Sydney. What’s more, four of the five fastest growing suburbs in Australia are in Melbourne. This week, we look at our city’s population growth, and what it means for Melbourne’s locksmiths. […]

10 05, 2018

Brunswick’s Unique Storefronts Offer Unique Opportunities

May 10th, 2018|

Brunswick Home to almost 25,000 people, Brunswick is a bustling inner Melbourne suburb. Settlement began in Brunswick in the 1800s and since then the suburb has been a popular destination for Melbourne’s tourists, families looking to settle down, enterprising business owners, and talented street artists. One of Melbourne’s oldest, this suburb is well developed, and has bustled over the past 170 years. Our mobile locksmiths have been in Brunswick for the past 30, and in that time we have seen major developments. […]

14 03, 2018

Lockwood Cortex Digital Door

March 14th, 2018|

Last week, we mentioned that our domestic locksmiths were installing more electronic security solutions. We were talking about how digital door locks were changing the way that residents have packages, post and potentially even food delivered. This week, we are continuing our focus on electronic security, only instead of domestic security, we are looking at why so many of our commercial locksmith clients are installing digital door locks. […]

8 03, 2018

Electronic Security and Home Deliveries

March 8th, 2018|

“I am confident that the majority of all private residences will be converted to smart door locks during the next decade,” Assa Abloy President and CEO, Johan Molin, recently claimed. Assa Abloy is the largest lock company in the world. We stock many of their locks in our store. We also service and install their electronic security devices, including Arperio Access Control and Yale’s smartphone-compatible home alarms. (Assa Abloy are Yale’s parent company.) Major companies, such as Amazon and Google, have teamed up with Assa Abloy to explore the future of electronic security. This week, Amalgamated Locksmiths look at what this may mean for the future of home security, home delivery, and your front door. […]

6 11, 2017

Home Alarms: The Yale Easy Fit Smartphone Alarm

November 6th, 2017|

  Whether they visit our Collingwood store or call out our mobile locksmiths for a free on-site quote, a number of our residential clients ask about home alarms. Following our previous advice on ways to improve home security (making sure they have good quality locks on their doors and windows and knowing their neighbours), these clients want the peace of mind that only an alarm system can bring. To them, we recommend the Yale Easy Fit Smartphone Alarm, a modern, wireless home alarm that users can monitor remotely. This week, our blog team asked our locksmiths just what is so special about the Yale Easy Fit Smartphone Alarm. […]

12 10, 2017

Why We Choose Salto Systems

October 12th, 2017|

Amalgamated Locksmiths have been supplying Melbourne with locksmith and security installation services for over 33 years. We are committed to combining cutting edge security technologies with our decades of experience to develop the highest quality security installation services for Melbourne homes and businesses. Salto Systems launched in 2001 as a manufacturer of simple, secure access control systems. Since then, we have been recommending, installing and maintaining its security products for both residential and commercial clients. […]