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Securing Your Home At Christmas

5 Ways To Secure Your New Home Over The Holiday Season While Locksmiths-Brighton have advised new home owners and tenants to change their locks upon moving home, the numbers of third party keys from previous tenants or owners remains staggering. Estimates of around 37,000 keys per year will have a spare set with their whereabouts […]

Thick as Thieves

Make your Home a ‘NOT-SPOT’ for Potential Burglars Forget booby-traps and ‘Home Alone’ style, burglary defences; here is a comprehensive, concise list of tips to make sure you house looks more like a hindrance than a haven to any hiding hooligans. K C Locksmiths practise the highest level of expertise and solid workmanship skills to […]

Stop your Home Being a Target for Burglary

FIRST THINGS FIRST: Make Sure your Doors, Windows and Locks are Up to Scratch Before installing any alarm or timer systems, it is important to recognise the importance of strong, robust doors, windows and locks, before looking at our higher tech, border CCTV, lighting and alarm systems. The broad range of services we offer at K […]

Locksmiths Can Do More Than Just Get You Into Your House

A quality Brighton locksmith can do more than just help you get into your house, or get in to your car. They will be able to provide you with multiple diverse services that are all geared around your safety and security. In this article will take a look at the role of the locksmith as […]

Do Locksmiths re-programme car keys?

The answer is yes and no. Over the years the role of the locksmith has expanded greatly. Some of the traditional activities of locksmith, such as cutting keys, are now the main possession of big national brands and retail outlets. Locksmiths in Brighton are increasingly being called out to help with automobiles with remote locking […]

Understanding the Different Types of Locks

We’ve all been there. We are getting a home insurance quote on a new home and we are asked about what type of lock our front door, back door and patio doors have, and we haven’t really got a clue. The insurance agent starts to describe the operation of the door so that you can […]

Tips to Keep Your Property and Yourself Safe

Feeling safe is one of the most basic human desires. That is why we spend so much money in the UK on devices and hardware to provide us with peace of mind. However, to be safe in your home isn’t only about getting the right locks fitted and buying a burglar alarm. In this article […]

The Evolving Role of a Modern Locksmith

If you asked the average person on the street then they would say that the locksmith profession is a traditional one, with knowledge passed down from father to son. If you really stop to think about it though, the work of the locksmith has changed entirely over the last decade or two. More doors are […]

Why You Should Change the Locks on a New Home

Many people move into a home and don’t even consider changing their locks. They assume that the property is secure without thinking about the potential risk they are taking on. In this article we will explain exactly why you should change the locks on your new home, and why you should choose a trusted lock […]

Using a Reliable Locksmith

Imagine it: you’re walking home after a lengthy day at the office, only to find your lock refuses to work and you’re stuck outside the house. What are the options? Sleeping at a neighbour’s or calling in a locksmith to get the problem solved as soon as possible. The above scenario is a dicey one. […]