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Why You Should Use High Security Locks For Your Business
All businesses need to be secure. However, there are a lot of things that make access control in your business different from your house. You need to know about the options available today for commercial buildings to get high-security locks. This is particularly true if you are still relying on standard deadbolts and door locks to keep your business safe.
You might have heard about all the high-tech systems available that offer fingerprint access, key cards, and other keyless entry. However, these systems are often simply not feasible for you financially if you just have a small business. Also, they don’t make sense for your business type or size.
On the other hand, you still want to protect your business from being burglarized or otherwise damaged. Fortunately for you, there are available high-security locks in the market.
Risks of Regular Locks
Ordinary locks can keep individuals from just walking through your front door. However, a standard door lock or deadbolt will likely not stop them if you’ve got someone who really wants to gain entry into your business. This includes a burglar.
Burglars might simply resort to breaking the lock, drilling, hammering, or sawing it to remove it. This is especially true if they see that your locks are very easy to open.
Unauthorized Key Duplication
Each day, there are a lot of chances that your keys are vulnerable to unauthorized copying. The reason for this is that there are a lot of hardware stores, lock services, and more that all have the ability to create copies of your keys. Someone could be making an unauthorized copy when you lend them to your neighbor to borrow a few tools, hand them to a valet attendant, or leave them on your desk while out of the office.
Lock Picking and Key “Bumping”
Nowadays, there are sites that provide “bump key” sets for extremely affordable rates, and these keys enable burglars to gain entry into virtually any standard lock without leaving evidence that you were ever broken into. In addition, burglars are skilled at picking regular locks in a matter of just a few seconds. There is also a lot of lock picking sets available online.
Call a Professional Locksmith
An expert locksmith can and should offer you an assessment about your office security, understand your needs and then accordingly recommend what lock fits you the most. Furthermore, locksmiths typically have access to various high-security products, brands, and types that you will not have the ability to purchase as a consumer. Thus, they can suggest and offer a better solution to your needs than you would.
In addition to that, the installation of high-security locks needs experience and knowledge since it more complicated than ordinary locks and professional installation by a locksmith can prevent future problems and issues.
Last but not the least; you should be able to have a warranty on the locks and labor whenever you’ve got a locksmith install and offer the locks. This might be an excellent idea.