Double Down on Home Security with Kwikset Double Cylinder Deadbolts

Disclosure: Kwikset has provided complementary products to Charles and Hudson for review purposes.

We love our 1920’s bungalow but it leaves much to be desired when it comes to home security. We’re not paranoid, but there have been break-ins in the area and we want to make sure our home doesn’t become another statistic.

We’ve added […]

SmartKey Picking & Bumping ALOA Challenge


You’ve probably heard us say that Kwikset door locks with SmartKey Re-key Technology are some of the most difficult locks to pick or bump on the market. But it’s not enough to tell you; we would rather show you what the professionals are saying about our SmartKey locks.

We challenged locksmiths at the Associated Locksmiths […]

January 19th, 2015|Burglar Prevention, Inside Kwikset, Locksmith, Product Updates, Security|Comments Off on SmartKey Picking & Bumping ALOA Challenge

Ask A Locksmith: How Do I Choose a Door Lock For My Home?

Home security starts at your front door with – you guessed it – your lock and deadbolt. With option after option on the market for your DIY home security upgrade, how do you cut through the clutter and choose the lock that best suits your needs? In this article, we’ll discuss the process of […]

Picking, Breaking and Bumping Locks: What Are the Differences?

Many homeowners rely on their door locks as one of their main lines of defense in their home security system against intruders. However, with so many new resources available on picking, breaking and lock bumping, it is normal to have questions about your home security system.

This article will walk you through the different ways […]

SmartKey: the Best Choice For a Middle East Camp Locksmith – Testimonial

I have served as the Camp Locksmith on a military post in the Middle East for three years. A few years ago, some theft incidents occurred in employee housing on the camp, and I was in charge of finding a solution to upgrade our locks and, hopefully, eliminate the problem.

I started digging around and […]