The Blog

21 Feb

Do Landlords Have To Change Locks Between Tenants?

Most rental properties have new tenants coming and going on a fairly frequent basis. It may be every six months, every year or every 2 years. Whatever the case may be, landlords often find themselves wondering whether changing the locks is an unnecessary task or a smart safety precaution. Like most things in life, there

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19 Nov

Home Burglary Statistics 2018

It would be reasonable to assume that with the range of security options available to homeowners (wireless alarms, CCTV and access control systems, to name a few), that house burglaries would be on the decline. However, the latest home burglary statistics suggest otherwise. Let’s take a look at burglary rates across Australia and what you

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28 Sep

Locksmith Near Me: Ocean Secure Locksmiths Are Always Nearby.

Getting locked out is a fact of life. Whether you get locked out of your car, locked out of your house or locked out of a bedroom (or other room of your house), there are times when you will need to call an emergency locksmith. Fortunately, Google has made finding a local locksmith easier than

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16 Mar

Holiday House Security

The reality of owning a holiday house is that it will often be unoccupied. If you can’t be there to keep an eye on your property, and you aren’t close with the neighbours (if there are any – holiday houses are often surrounded by other holiday houses!), you need to take preventative measures to ensure

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18 Dec

Should I Rekey My New House?

“Should I rekey my new house?” This is one of the questions many homeowners ask when moving into a previously owned property or when they think the security of their home has been compromised. But what exactly is rekeying? And how is it different from changing the locks in your home? Keep reading to find

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29 Sep

5 Benefits of a Keyless Door Lock

Have you been locked out of your home countless times? Do you often misplace your keys? If you answer in the affirmative in any of these two questions, perhaps it’s time for you to consider getting a keyless door lock for your property. With such a security system, you can avoid the inconvenience of being

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01 Mar

Lock your Problems Away with Ocean Secure Locksmiths

Safety is a priority, especially when it comes to locking up your valuables such as money and jewellery. Passionate Locksmith with a Mission Did you know that people are able to break into safes through drilling and cutting? Thankfully, Ocean Secure Locksmiths, located in Ulladulla and Batemans Bay, not only installs safes for the general

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15 Sep

Rekey or Replace Locks?

Most people think that when a lock needs to be changed, the entire lock or lockset needs to be replaced. However, this is not usually the case. More often than not, all you actually need to do is have the locks rekeyed. What is Rekeying? Firstly, rekeying is a lot cheaper than replacing an entire

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