When To Choose Keyed Alike or Keyed Different

There’s a bit of a mystery in the world of locks and keys, whether to buy keyed alike or keyed different locks.

A Quick Guide On Lock Functions

With all the lock functions out there, how will you know which one you need? Check out this brief guide to get a better understanding of lock functions.

Does Your Home Need New Locks? Check Out These Tips From The Pros

While there are many forms of home security, the most important thing is undoubtedly the lock and deadbolt. Kwikset recently had a post in which they asked their locksmiths and engineers a few questions about deadbolts, and we’ll summarize it here.

Find Your Door Knob’s Style With Schlage

Your home’s interior design is a reflection of yourself. Schlage understands that your door hardware has to match the overall style of your home, and they’ve provided a handy style guide to link their products to your home.

Do You Know Your Lock’s Keying Options?

The folks over at Master Lock have provided a convenient chart on the different keying options available in their pad locks, and we’ll go over that here.

Do You Understand Door Hardware Terminology?

Remembering all the terms and terminology of door hardware can be difficult, especially if you’re a first time buyer. Fortunately, Schlage has provided a glossary of door hardware terms.