Locksmith News

trust signals over hand
When providing services and products, the trust from the customer is what could make or break their decision to deal with your business.  A customer will want to know that the services you provide are high quality; of good value and that you yourself are a trust-worthy person. This trust is built through brand reputation...
surveyor looking at wind turbines with checklist
We spend the majority of our lives at work, around 90,000 hours of our lifetime in total! With so much time being spent at work it’s no surprise that our work life spills over and plays an impact on our personal lives. But what if you were to have an accident at work?  The Health...
facebook for locksmiths mobile phone
How to: Facebook for Locksmith Businesses Many more of us are turning to social media platforms like Facebook to find services that we require, so it is vital that Locksmiths create a Facebook page for their business to help it grow and succeed. It has been reported that a whopping 2.45 billion of us log...
keytek academy toolbox security
Tools are expensive and losing them may cost you your livelihood, take a look at our top tips on keeping your toolbox and your tools secure below!   Stay Alert Always ensure you keep your eye on your toolbox when you’re on the job, never leave your toolboxes open to the public on the street...
our top wireless cameras
Home security is becoming increasingly more important to us and the evolution of technology has definitely helped with making our homes more secure. One popular way that we are securing our homes is through the use of security cameras – these can be set up either indoor or outdoor and can record everything that goes...
Locksmith Tools and Gloves
There isn’t a definite list of all the things that a Locksmith should have, as it will be completely dependent on the services that he or she offers and if they specialise in certain areas. However, there are some tools that are essential for the common services that Locksmiths generally provide.   Here is our...
locksmith van
How to Secure your Locksmith Van Tools are becoming more and more valuable so it is important to keep them secure. You could empty your van of all tools every night but as they increase in value they also increase in weight, making it too heavy and too time consuming to do so. In this...
uPVC, or Unplasticized Polyvinyl Chloride, is a building material that is frequently used to make doors and windows for homes. It is becoming more popular than using wood as it is often a cheaper, more energy efficient and a more durable alternative. The upkeep of uPVC doors is also a lot less hassle than caring...
Wireless Security
What is wireless security? “Wireless” security often refers to any part of home security that uses either cellular, Wi-Fi or radio frequencies to connect to another device. This can be security cameras, door/window sensors and/or home automation devices.   What are the benefits of wireless security? Self –installation Most systems don’t require professional installation, and...
The first lock (and perhaps Locksmiths) can link back to as early as 704BC! Since then we have seen vast innovation within lock and security systems. What you might not know is there are some famous people throughout history that have had a hand in locksmithing. We have created a list of some of our...
Locksmithing is defined as someone who makes and repairs locking mechanisms. The industry its self is vast and ever growing covering both domestic and commercial areas and these skills are in constant demand. Committing to a career path or perhaps changing career paths can be daunting and will need a lot of research. To make...
Keytek Locksmith Academy and Employee Loans At the Keytek® locksmith training academy, we have known for a while that there has been a barrier for those wanting to become locksmiths. This is the price of the initial training and purchasing of stock and tools you need to get started. We know that being a locksmith...

Get In Touch!

For more information on timings and to register
attendance, please contact us.