Category: Locks Tips

Common Car Security Myths

Thursday, November, 10th, 2022 at 1:36 pm by witseo

As one of the top car locksmiths in Denver, we know there are a lot of myths that people believe about car security. Here’s the truth that you need to know. All You Need to Do is Lock Your Glove Box Actually, thieves who check the glove box and find it locked are more likely to break the lock to get at whatever valuables they suspect are inside. Most of these locks don’t offer nearly [Read More...]

Common Home Security Myths

Thursday, November, 10th, 2022 at 1:27 pm by witseo

As your Denver locksmith, we know that many people believe things about home security that just aren’t true. Below are some of the most common myths we hear about, as well as the truth that every homeowner needs to know. Living Rurally is Safer Living in the city is actually safer than living in the country! We know it sounds crazy, but statistics prove time and time again that people who live rurally are more [Read More...]

How To Actually Secure A Door

Tuesday, October, 11th, 2022 at 4:41 pm by witseo

While most home invasions take place because someone got a key they shouldn’t have, it can also behoove you to make sure your door is secure. That way, causal thieves can’t break it down easily. If your home is broken into, call us at Colorado Security Products. We are the trusted Denver locksmith for more than 4 decades, and we can help you secure your home again. This may involve installing a new home security [Read More...]

5 Ways to Prevent Car Break-ins in Denver

Tuesday, October, 11th, 2022 at 4:08 pm by witseo

Did you know that car break-ins are becoming more and more common? It’s true! Fortunately, as your auto locksmith in Denver, we can help you stop these before they happen. If your car does get broken into, call our emergency locksmith in Denver or wherever you may be located. We’ll come to help you get the security solutions you need for your car ASAP. Lock All Car Doors It might seem obvious, but as your [Read More...]

Tips for Hiding Spare Keys

Thursday, September, 29th, 2022 at 2:45 pm by witseo

Having a spare key around can save you quite a bit of a headache in a tough situation. It can mean that you don’t have to call your Denver locksmiths the next time you get locked out of your home or your car. However, having a spare key out there can also mean that someone can break into your home. Here’s how to hide your spare key so it’s less likely to cause a problem. [Read More...]

5 Situations Where You Need Lock Replacement in Denver

Thursday, September, 29th, 2022 at 1:54 pm by witseo

Many people don’t think about needing a lock replacement in Denver until they suddenly realize their homes aren’t as secure as they had thought. Here are some times when you want to replace your locks. That way, you can just plan on it. After a Burglary If your home has experienced a break-in, it’s probably time to change your locks. This is especially true if they were damaged during the theft. While we can also [Read More...]

7 Lock Brands To Know

Tuesday, August, 9th, 2022 at 3:11 pm by witseo

Selecting what brand of lock to replace your current front door lock can be difficult. Does a more expensive brand work better? What features are there? What’s a reliable brand for locks? There are so many questions about how to choose the best lock to secure and protect your home or business. To help provide some answers to these questions, we’ve compiled a list of quality locks and why they may be right for you.  [Read More...]

How Much Does A Locksmith Cost?

Friday, August, 5th, 2022 at 11:28 am by witseo

When you need a locksmith to unlock, replace, or fit a lock to your home or business, you need a professional with adequate experience and knowledge to help you ASAP. But how much does it cost to hire a professional locksmith? While there are several factors to how much a locksmith charges, the typical cost for locksmith services is $100- $250, and the national average for a locksmith is $156.  The Typical Cost Of A [Read More...]

Are Expensive Locks Better?

Thursday, August, 4th, 2022 at 8:13 pm by witseo

We use locks, safes, and other security products to ensure that our homes, families, and possessions are secure. So when asking the question “are expensive locks better” the question becomes about security. Whether it’s worth investing more money in locks with more or newer security features typically depends on what is behind the lock. Keyless Locks Keyless locks, also called smart locks, are becoming more and more popular with homeowners and apartment complexes. These more [Read More...]

6 Cheap and Easy Ways to Improve Home Security

Monday, April, 2nd, 2018 at 12:20 pm by Clint Currell

A high-tech home security system is the best way to guarantee the best protection for your home. If one of these systems is not in your budget right now, though, there are several affordable ways to improve home security without breaking the bank. Check out these cheap and easy ways to improve your home’s security until you are ready to invest in a high-tech system. Install (or Upgrade) Window Shades If you don’t have window [Read More...]