If you own a small business, then you probably know that you need to keep it safe by having the right locks installed on the doors. The locks on the exterior doors are the most important, and cylinder locks are typical for these entrances. However, you should know that your locks may be at risk of being broken through a process called snapping. Snapping occurs when a burglar uses a hammer, screwdriver, or a combination of the two tools to force great pressure against the cylinder.
A home robbery can leave you feeling vulnerable and unsafe. Your first action should be to make sure you're safe (don't enter the home until and unless you are sure the thieves have left), and your second should be to call the police. Once the police report has been taken and you are left with your possibly ransacked house, what should you do? Read through this list of steps to take after the dust settles following a break-in and robbery.
No one realizes how poorly they're treating their keys until the day they're standing in the cold waiting for a locksmith to extract part of a key that broke off inside the lock. Keys are typically made from strong materials designed to withstand years of regular use. However, there are four things people do to keys that cause them to wear out faster than expected and practically guarantee they'll eventually break.
If you have recently purchased your first firearm, there are a few things you should know about the safe and secure storage of guns and ammunition in your home. It is especially important to secure the placement of your guns and ammo if you have children in your home. Children are, by very nature, extremely curious. An unsecure gun could pose a threat to their health and safety, as well as the health and safety of others.
Over the past few years, your small business has experienced a steady rate of growth. Although the success you're experiencing has put you on the path to becoming a leader in your field, it has also increased your chances of becoming a victim to inside theft or corporate espionage. Luckily, you can significantly decrease your chances of experiencing a setback by installing an access control system. An access control system will provide these three benefits to your thriving business: