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How to Find a Good Locksmith

Choosing the right locksmith is as important as choosing the right lock. The wrong choice can not only be ineffective but needlessly expensive as well. Whether you are locked out of your home or ...
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Understanding How Padlocks Work

Anyone who has used a gym locker room is familiar with a padlock. These small, portable security devices allow you to temporarily secure your valuables, and many homeowners use them to secure tool ...
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Protecting Your Home from Burglars

In every major metropolitan area across the U.S., including Orlando, burglars target homeowners. Even if you have insurance, burglary can still be devastating, as the criminals may steal one-of-a-kind ...
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Disguising Your Residential Safe

Today’s burglars have more tools at their disposal than ever before. Though security equipment such as CCTV systems and high-security locks can provide important lines of defense, the best way ...
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Tips for Single Women to Feel Safe at Home

Today, many single women live alone and even own their own homes. However, criminals may specifically target single women because they believe them to be easy prey. A smart, well-prepared woman can ...
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Armstrong Lock, Inc. Earns Esteemed 2014 Angie's List Super Service Award

Armstrong Lock & Security Products, Inc. has earned the service industry’s coveted Angie’s List Super Service Award, reflecting an exemplary year of service provided to members of the ...
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Police Arrest Serial Burglar in Orlando

Some criminals get away with burglary dozens of times before they get caught. As long as he or she keeps on burgling, however, it is only a matter of time before a burglar’s luck runs out. For a ...
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Facts About Burglary in the United States

Explore these facts and stats about property crime in the United States to get a feel for how common burglary is in the States. Understand the importance of protecting your valuables and your family ...
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Choosing the Right Wall Safe for Your Home

Having a safe that you trust to protect your most valued possessions can provide you with invaluable peace of mind. A wall safe, which can be hidden by your home’s walls and is nearly impossible ...
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Benefits of a High Security Double Deadbolt

A burglary occurs every six seconds in the United States. If you want to avoid feeling the weight of this statistic personally, then you should take every possible precaution where access control and ...
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The Importance of Locking Your Gun Up

From the very first day you bring your son or daughter home from the hospital, you work hard to ensure that your little one stays healthy, happy, and safe. One important safeguard that you should ...
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Ensuring Your Guns Are Stored Safely

One of the biggest responsibilities you have to take on when becoming a gun owner is keeping your new firearm secure and out of the reach of any children in the home. Here at Armstrong Lock & ...
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An Inside Look at a Combination Lock

Whether you're preparing to securely store your firearms or have plans to lock up crucial documents such as your Social Security cards and passports, you want to be sure that the safe you choose ...
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Items to Store in a Home Safe, Not a Bank

In order to keep your possessions and the ones you love secure and well taken care of the whole year through, it's a good idea to place certain items in an appropriate home safe. While you may be ...
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Reasons to Lock Up Your Prescription Medicines

While most people think of home safes as the perfect place to store documents, jewelry, and items of high monetary value, one of the most practical purposes they can serve is as a barrier between ...
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Tips for Cleaning a Gun Before Long-Term Storage

One of the most important steps for any gun owner to take before placing his or her firearm in a gun safe is to make sure that the weapon is clean. Failing to clean the gun can cause it to fire less ...
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Switching Your Filing Cabinet Lock Cores

If you run a business or have documents in your home that are classified or highly personal, it's important that you store your important documents in a secure filing cabinet. One way to ensure that ...
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What to Put in a Home Safe

If you have recently purchased a home safe, you may be currently asking yourself which of your many valuable items should be placed inside your new safe. According to most home safety experts, the ...
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Factors to Consider When Choosing a Gun Safe

Choosing the right gun safe will keep your gun out of the hands of thieves as well as unsuspecting or curious children. It is important to choose wisely, as it can be a matter of life or death. Here ...
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How Combination Padlocks Are Made

Combination padlocks are used in many situations. Many people are most familiar with using them on lockers at school or in the workplace. Watch this video for a look at how combination padlocks are ...
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Understanding Different Dead Bolt Options

Dead bolt locks are among the more reliable types of locks for security purposes. There are different types of dead bolt locks, and they are appropriate for different situations. Here is a look at the ...
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A Look at Proper Gun Storage

Proper gun storage is imperative when it comes to keeping your family safe and your guns away from potential thieves or attackers. You will need a high-quality gun safe to store your guns properly. ...
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A Guide to Buying a Home Safe

A home safe can help to protect your belongings from all sorts of threats. The type of safe you decide to buy will depend on what type of protection you need. Here is a guide to buying a home safe. ...
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When Is the Right Time to Replace Your Locks?

Locks are essential for your security, so it is crucial to make sure that they are functioning properly; if they are not, they must be fixed or replaced. Read on if you are wondering if it is time to ...
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