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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Now that the world’s technology is exponentially growing, our lives can all be improved and simplified by technological advances - advances, which are not limited to entertainment, but also practical security purposes. The advent of electronic keyless locks have increased potential for convenience, ease of entry, and security - but are they truly better than...
Intercom systems are fantastic ways to add additional layers of protection and security to your home. But like almost all mechanical objects, hardwired intercom panels can degrade over time - and in these moments, you may be unsure about what to do with them! The experts at Nonstop Locksmith regularly provide custom tailored hardwired intercom...
Keypad locks are one of the most elegantly convenient ways of establishing access control at residential or commercial properties. Their benefits soar- from easy entrance (no time fumbling to find keys!) and the ability to custom program codes (even time sensitive codes) into keypad software for new tenants or visitors to use; keypads are the...
Bluetooth Locks have really changed the access control game. Here’s a guide to the best Bluetooth locks on the market today, straight to you from the lock installation and access control experts at Nonstop Locksmith. Ultraloq UL3 BT Bluetooth Enabled Smart Lock This smart lock offered from Ultraloq marries fingerprint detection technology with Bluetooth Low...