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  • Emerging Access Control Trends in Schools for Educational Facility Managers


    Ever since the last school shooting in Australia, the country has recorded zero incidences of the same. Educational Facility Managers (EFMs) should, however, not let their guard down because one does not know what will happen next. Additionally, safety in schools does not stop at the student level, and as such, all school equipment and facilities must be kept safe. With the advanced digitization of the education system, access control strategies in educational facilities have changed over the years.
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  • Sneaky Places to Hide a Safe From Thieves


    Having a safe at home is the best way to protect your most valuable belongings, providing a secure place to store them where intruders can't get at them. However, it does mean that your treasured possessions are kept together in one place, and that place is instantly recognisable as somewhere likely to contain items worth stealing. While safes are designed to ensure this is no problem, they're not completely indestructible. A safe will thwart the attempts of most would-be thieves, but there are some who are able to break in, given enough time.
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  • 3 Practical Solutions to Burglarproofing Your Exterior Doors


    Picking the lock on your front door is usually the first thing an intruder will try to do in order to gain entry into your home. Therefore, making sure to lock the door before leaving your house is never an adequate measure to guarantee maximum security. Here's what you can do to burglarproof your exterior residential doors. Use a digital security lock If you are still using an old-fashioned spring lock, it is time you consider upgrading to the digital versions.
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  • Your Window Doesn't Need to be Shattered to Need Emergency Glass Repair


    If you own a commercial facility of any sort, no doubt the building has large glass windows out front; this allows customers to easily see inside and also creates a more welcoming environment inside for workers. However, this also means that you might need emergency glass repair at one time or another, as those large windows can get vandalized or suffer damage due to hail or even strong vibrations. When a window shatters, then of course you need emergency glass repair, but this isn't the only time that you may want to call such a service to come to your facility as quickly as possible.
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  • Use These Tricks to Get Into Your House When the Key Breaks in the Lock


    If your key breaks in the lock, don't panic. There are a few tricks you can use to get back into your home. Follow these steps to deal with this tricky situation. If the Key is Sticking Out of the Lock If the broken part of the key is sticking out of the lock, don't be too hasty to remove it. You might be able to use the broken part of the key to open the door, allowing you to get back inside your home and grab your spare key.
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  • How To Open Your Digital Safe Without A Key, Code Or Tools.


    If you have sensitive or important documents that you want to keep away from prying eyes, jewellery that has significant sentimental or financial value to you, or even just a small amount of money stored away for a rainy day, there is a good chance that you keep one or all of these items in your digital home safe. For home security, entry level digital safes (typically retailing for around sixty dollars) are generally sufficient for keeping your cash, valuables, and personal documents out of the hands of overly-inquisitive family members or perhaps just children who too readily help themselves to your money.
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  • Door Locks | 3 Ways To Secure Your Bedroom Door To Keep People Out For Maximum Privacy


    Getting fed up of people walking in and out of your bedroom without knocking? This can be particularly irritating, especially if you live in shared accommodation and desire some privacy. If you live alone in the room or if your roommate feels the same, follow these tactics when working with your locksmith to secure your bedroom door to keep people out for maximum privacy. Install A Keyed Cylindrical Or Mortise Doorknob
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  • Options You Can Consider When Contemplating Commercial Safes


    If you own a business, chances are you will have some valuables that you would want to keep safe. Your choice of commercial safe would ultimately depend on the nature of these items. For instance, protecting sensitive data would require a different type of safe than one that you would use to secure jewellery. One thing to note though before investing in the safe is its class rating. The higher the class rating of the safe you choose, the higher the insurance payout in the event that burglars compromise the safe.
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  • What to Do Straight After a Burglary to Protect Your Home


    Burglary is an issue that can render many homeowners feeling quite helpless. It can be devastating, as a lot of valuable items might disappear, but also because it leaves your house in a vulnerable position. If the burglars have broken your locks to get into your home, you are risking a second break in right after the first one. In order to prevent this, there are some precautionary actions you can take yourself to make sure that your home is secure even during such a challenging scenario.
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  • Finding and Dealing with Mobile Locksmiths


    If you have ever been locked out of your car, home, room or any other place you needed access to, you probably know the bad feelings of frustration, regret and desperation that accompany the situation. Fortunately, there are many mobile locksmiths available today who can reach and assist you quickly and help salvage the situation. There are, however, many ways in which this exchange could leave you upset. The key to coming out ahead when dealing with a mobile locksmith starts from your very first phone call to the locksmith and ends at the last stage of billing and payment.
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