Spare key: Why you need a spare key and where to hide

Spare Key

Why do you need a spare key? Today, several individuals don’t have a spare key for their homes. Almost every homeowner is likely depending on the 2-3 keys that come with their locks. If you’re also among those who don’t have a spare key, below are some reasons why you need a spare key. To […]

New home, office, or business? Call a Locksmith!

Moving In Locksmith

Moving into a new home, office space, or business place? Call a Locksmith! When you move into a new home, office space, or business place, you are totally unaware of the security element of that particular place. Everything might seem new and fresh. But, the reality could be really different and unimaginable. Also, in a […]

Key Fob

Key Fob Replacement & Programming

Key Fob Replacement & Programming A fob, typically known as a key fob, is a wireless security component with built-in programming used to manipulate and gain access to mobile devices. The key fobs periodically generate random access code that interacts with your automobile to perform various operations including a car ignition, and door opening. Other times, the […]

Keyway

Keyway

Keyway Types What is a key way? A keyway is a hole in a lock that receives and guides a key. Hence, it needs to be specially designed to make the lock more secure. When creating a duplicate key for your lock, it is essential to know the type of keyway your lock has. This […]

Top reasons to rekey your locks

Rekeying Lock

Top Reasons to rekey your Home or Business Locks Your home or business lock is the first line of defense against unwanted guests and threats to your security. With so many daily challenges to be concerned with, the compromised nature of your property’s security is the last thing you must worry about. With quality locks […]

Keyless Locks

Keyless Door Locks

Keyless Door Locks Today’s technological advancements have made our lives far more convenient, and with this convenience comes the need for higher levels of security. Keyless locks provide both ease of operation along top-notch locking systems that are designed to keep you and your belongings safe. Here is what the professionals at Millennium Locksmith in […]

Lost Keys

Lost Key

Lost Keys Car/Home/Commercial You know that feeling – The one you get when you realize you can’t find your keys. You frantically pat down your pockets and tear things apart as you overturn items to search for your lost keys. You panic until they are found or until you have a new set of keys […]

Do Not Duplicate Keys

Do Not Duplicate Keys

Are keys stamped with, “do not duplicate key” secure? There are basically two kinds of keys – restricted and unrestricted. If the key is truly a restricted key, only a specialized locksmith will be able to duplicate it. Simply marking the key as Do Not Duplicate does not automatically make it a restricted key. A […]

Bump Key

Bump Key

How is a bump key used, how does it work, is it new, and what are its limitations? A bump key is a specially designed key that is used with a hammer or other item that applies blunt force to open a lock. These keys are usually used on a standard pin tumbler lock. While […]

Master Key System

Master Key System

If you’ve ever watched a landlord, building owner, housekeeper, or janitor open up a door with one master key, perhaps you were left with many questions. How can one key open up every door, but when you use the key meant for just that door on another door, it won’t let you in. The answer […]