1. Oh No! My Key Broke in the Lock!

    Oh no! Your key just snapped in when you went to turn it in the lock! Now what do you do?! First off don’t panic. While this is certainly cause for concern, if you freak out, the damage can be made even worse. Don’t try to open the lock with the broken piece in it. This can force it further into the lock causing it to jam even more, and can even damage the lock. Secondly, unless it’s easy to…Read More

  2. Get Your Car Ready for the Spring in the Lehigh Valley

    We haven't had much of a winter this year. In fact,  but that still doesn't mean you can coast into spring without giving the old whip a once over. Let's go over some of the basics. Of course, you're going to want to change your oil and your oil filter. That's just one of the basics when you change from one season to another. You'll want to check your other fluids as well and make sure that they …Read More

  3. Our Favorite YouTube Locksmith is Back!

    Each  month, we try to share a video from one of our favorite YouTubers, LockPickingLawyer.  If you've seen some of his videos in the past, you know that he's all about showing you either how to get into a safe or lockbox or lock, but he also exposes them for what could possibly be false advertising. At the minimum, LockPickingLawyer shows you some of the consumer grade safes, lockboxes, or lock…Read More

  4. Unique Keys: Paracentric

    There are a ton of types of keys out there, and while some are more well known than others, the paracentric key is most certainly a unique one. Not only are they unusual, but they also aren’t used for just any application.The paracentric key is mainly used in prisons. This is because of their unique shape and design that make picking the paracentric locks that they open incredibly difficult… s…Read More

  5. Hey Lehigh Valley, Should you replace or repair old locks in your home?

    When you are fixing up a fixer-upper, lots of questions can arise. One question at the top of the list is most likely home security. When your home is full of old and outdated locking mechanisms, what do you do? That question isn’t answered with just a simple yes you do or no you don’t. In fact, it should be preceded by even more questions. Here are some of the questions you should be asking: …Read More

  6. KEYS LOCKED IN YOUR CAR OR TRUNK In the Lehigh Valley?

    Have you locked yourself out of your car with the motor running? Did you leave your keys in the trunk along with the groceries? Not a problem, we use special low impact tools to gain access to locked vehicles without damaging the paint, or rubber insulation around the door frame. The last thing you want is to hire a locksmith, and 2 miles or 2 days later discover they used inferior tools and techn…Read More

  7. What To Do If You Drive Your Car Into a River

    We realize that driving into a river is a rare thing, but it happens. We guess. From time to time. So, in the off chance that you do find yourself in a situation where you find yourself in a river and in a car, then the following information from SmartDriving can help you out! Release your seatbelts and open the windows - be aware that the seatbelts might not retract; take care not to get tangled …Read More

  8. Look for the 24/7 Emergency Locksmith Van on the Road

    We understand that you don't want to necessarily need to see our 24/7 Emergency Locksmith van, but you're relieved when you do! Customer safety and security is our main priority, so we want you to know that when you see our van, help is on the way. We're always happy to share out your photos! Take a look at some more of ours in our gallery.…Read More

  9. Watch a Locksmith Breaking into a Hitch Safe

    If you read any of our blogs, you'll know that we're big fans of the YouTube account LockPickingLawyer. While his videos are entertaining, especially to those who work with locks every day, they also shed light on the safety of some of the commercial grade devices we purchase to lock up our stuff. Take a look at this video in which he gets through a Hitch Safe in pretty quick time. Enjoy!  …Read More

  10. Call 24/7 Emergency Locksmith If You’re Locked Out of Your House in the Lehigh Valley

    It happens to the best of us. Maybe you were letting the dog out, ran out to grab something out of your car, or simply forgot your keys on the way out the door… now you’re locked out of your house. What to do?! Firstly, don’t do anything drastic. While in a panic you might not be thinking straight. Stay away from any window smashing or door kicking, and definitely don’t try to scale your h…Read More