Rental Property Security

Are you looking to move into a rented property? We at Keytek® have put together some handy hints and tips to help make your time in rental property hassle free! Have you checked the property over to make sure that all of the doors and windows have sufficient locks? Check the standards of the locks; […]

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University Security Advice!

Now that September is here, are you or is someone close to you leaving home to go to University?? Whether you’re getting packed and ready to go, or are all ready moved in and preparing for lectures, have you given any thought to the security of your new student house or halls of residence? The […]

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Do your locks meet your insurance requirements?

You should always check your home insurance to see what the minimum security requirements are however, most insurance companies will specify that your property must be fitted with British Standard locks on your doors and windows. If your locks do not meet your insurance requirements and you are unfortunate enough to experience a burglary, your […]

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Over 20% of Britons still leave a spare key hidden outside of their property

More than 20% of people are keeping up the old tradition of leaving a spare key hidden outdoors, a new survey by Keytek® Locksmiths has revealed. The survey asked people across the UK where they keep a spare key, and the results showed that despite years of police and government advice warning against it, many people are still leaving their keys in easily discovered hiding places.

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Get Smart This September

We want everyone to GET SMART this September! Take a look at some of the great hints & tips below on how to help keep your home and belongings safe. 1. Lights on Timer Hue lights, bulbs and LED strips allow homeowners to control the lighting in their home via the Hue app (Free). The […]

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Is your Nutella Safe?! Lock created as a joke sells well on eBay!

Daniel from Germany had enough of heading to his cupboards to make a snack with his favourite spread only to find his kids had beaten him to it and used all his Nutella! So as a joke the inventor created an acrylic lock as a simple solution to keep the chocolate spread thieves out. The […]

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Keytek Personal Security Advice

Personal Security We may often discuss home security, but it is important not to overlook the importance of personal security. So whether you’re out and about, or surfing the net, personal security should always be carefully considered and never far from your mind. According to the Daily Mail, 2,000 mobile phones are stolen each day, […]

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