Burglaries, when they occur, are extremely frightening. Although we all take measures to prevent these awful crimes, they do statistically happen, which is why it’s important to take extra steps to provide multiple layers of protection to protect you, your loved ones, and your property. There’s no way to 100% guarantee an impossibility of burglary, […]
We recommend that our customers make sure that their businesses are correctly protected to handle any sort of attempted break-in or burglary. One of the most important aspects of preparation, is to understand the various ways criminals may try to enter your home. Here’s the top three most common ways that criminals can use to […]
There are particular situations that many people find incredibly stressful. Public speaking is one – and we’ve all had our own shares of stressful or embarrassing moments, but there’s one particular situation that manages to be both these things – and dangerous as well: being locked outside of your car. If you’re a Chicago resident, […]
Most people aren’t informed about security issues. It may be because of misinformation, or simply a lack of acceptance over disquieting facts that they don’t want to know. These facts – like the common use of bump keys and car door wedges to access people’s homes and vehicles – have a slight amount of attention […]
It’s finally summer (yay!) Now that the weather is warm and many of us are planning vacations, it can be super easy to become lazy in terms of making sure all of your property is secure. Many conniving burglars will be active in warm weather, attempting to make the most of this time where many […]
The advent of wireless technology has provided solutions to commercial industries and residences that have faced the issue of not being able to monitor all aspects of one’s property at once. More and more professionals and civilians are utilizing wireless alarm systems to protect their property from both criminals and environmental factors. Why utilize wireless […]
Locksmithing is a profession and industry that receives a great deal of attention from consumer ratings venues as it’s one of the most densely available services out there. However, despite how common locksmiths are, there’s a ton of valuable information regarding the entire industry that most civilians don’t know, much less even know how to […]
In the United States, a burglary occurs about every 15 seconds, with the average monetary loss being valued around 2,079 dollars. In order to prevent yourself from being the victim of a burglary, it can help to put yourself in a burglar’s shoes. There’s lots of subtle details as to the reasoning of burglars when […]
If you find yourself in the unfortunate circumstance of having been locked outside your car, this list of do-it-yourself tips for re-accesing your vehicle might help a-lot. It should remain stated that any of these methods should be carefully reviewed before attempting, and may take a few repeat tries. It’s essential that when attempting these […]
Sliding doors are constructed with an almost minimal simplicity. They slide along a pair of tracks made of metal or vinyl – or even wood. The doors usually are outfitted with side rollers to make them move with more ease. Since the doors are usually only built with a latch lock, it’s essential that you […]
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These days, home and business owners as well as property managers have a massive variety of keypad technology available to help enforce security at their properties. Tons of brands offer keypad door locks, so it can be difficult to determine exactly what the best type of door lock is for your needs. In this blog...
A common security layer that’s often overlooked by homeowners and property managers is self-latching doors. By ensuring that your doors are self-latching, you greatly increase your property’s security, as it acts as a safeguard against absent-minded forgetfulness to ensure that every time anyone leaves the property, the door will lock behind them. Here is a...
Here at Nonstop Locksmith, we specialize in the installation of audio and video intercom systems. Here’s a guide to the various differences between different varieties of audio and video intercom systems so that you can educate yourself and determine what exact type of audio or video intercom would serve your residential or commercial security needs...
The intercom installation and repair experts at Nonstop Locksmith understand all the various ways that the installation of audio, video, or combination audio and video intercoms can greatly benefit the everyday operation of residential or commercial properties. And out of all the intercom brands, Aiphone stands out as one of the best for its collection...