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29 06, 2019

Salto Access Control – Melbourne Locksmiths

June 29th, 2019|

These days people are searching for security solutions that are up-to-date and easy to use. Here at Amalgamated Locksmiths, our preferred brand to use is Salto. The Salto Access Control System is suitable for both commercial and domestic access control. Salto Access Control Products Salto offers a wide range of versatile products - access solutions [...]

19 06, 2019

What is a Mobile Locksmith?

June 19th, 2019|

If you’ve never experienced a lock-out or security emergency, then you may not be familiar with a mobile locksmith service - so what is a Mobile Locksmith? A mobile locksmith is a trained and fully licenced locksmith who can make service calls. They travel with all the equipment necessary to be able to offer emergency [...]

15 05, 2019

Gate Security: What Should You Consider?

May 15th, 2019|

The perimeter of your home is your first line of defence against burglary and theft. Good security around your property can deter burglars. Unfortunately, gate security is one of the most overlooked areas in home and business protection. Don’t forget that if your fence is secure and your gate is padlocked, you’ll make it harder [...]

22 03, 2019

Locksmiths Melbourne: Reconditioned Safes

March 22nd, 2019|

A safe is an essential storage solution for every household. It’s the best place to store all your important documents such as passports, tax records, business documents, contracts, wills etc. A safe is also a great place to store your spare car keys and house keys according to our professional locksmiths. Melbourne has a great [...]

28 02, 2019

Suburb in Focus: Brunswick

February 28th, 2019|

Today our Brunswick Locksmiths take a look at postcode 3056. Brunswick is a cosmopolitan, family friendly suburb. It has a multicultural feel with plenty of delicattesens and European markets to satisfy every taste. Of course, it wouldn’t be a popular suburb in Melbourne without a range of restuarants, cafes and pubs to appeal to Melburnians [...]

22 02, 2019

The Pros and Cons of Digital Locks

February 22nd, 2019|

Smart Locks Have you thought about upgrading your home security? Do you still rely on a standard deadbolt lock and key system? Although there is nothing wrong with the ‘old-fashioned’ lock-up system – and we often recommend a deadbolt for the budget conscious consumer – people are looking to invest in more advanced home security [...]

13 02, 2019

24 hr Locksmith Melbourne| What to do when you’re locked out?

February 13th, 2019|

Locked out? There are plenty of reasons people find themselves accidentally locked out – a broken key in the lock, a faulty or jammed door - and, if you’re a security conscious person, you may find getting back in to your house is trickier than you thought. A 24 hr locksmith is often the best [...]

12 12, 2018

Home Security Tips for the Holidays

December 12th, 2018|

Are you heading off to your well-earned break over the holiday season? Have you organised for your neighbour to collect the post or set a timer so the lights turn on in the evening? These days you can’t be too safe and it’s worth making sure your home security is up-to-date before you set off. [...]

22 10, 2018

The Cost of Hiring a Locksmith

October 22nd, 2018|

  It’s the age-old question – ‘How much will it cost?’ Unfortunately, it's not a straightforward answer. The cost of hiring a Locksmith is really dependent on the type of work you need done, the day of the week, the time of day and the complexity of the job.   People are sometimes hesitant to [...]

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 [...]