Archive | June 2013

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Key Kiosk Attempts to Compete With Locksmiths

New York company KeyMe is looking to make getting a replacement key as easy as buying a Slurpee. The Long Island based company has partnered with 7-11 to test their new service in the Manhattan area. What is the service you ask? A replacement key vending machine located like an ATM right inside of your […]

Smart Phone Controlled Locks

In our most recent blog we took at look at how technology is effecting the way that automotive keys and locks work. Today we have even more technological advancements that will make your life easier while also making your home even more secure. Your home, business and apartment are not spared the upgrades that automotive […]

Transponder Keys – Changing Automotive Keys

The start of the 21st century has seen the exponential rise of computers and computer chips in more places than they have ever been before. One of the unusual places that computer chips have found their way into are car keys. Since the mid-2000’s it has been very common for car manufactures to include a […]

Three Common Ways Burglars Enter Your Home

We advocate that all of our customers have their home or business correctly prepared to handle any type of attempted break-in. One of the most important parts of being prepared is to know the ways that a criminal may try to enter your home. We find that most times it is the simplest ways to […]

Frequently Asked Questions at LA Locksmith

At Los Angeles Locksmith we get customers calling a lot with questions and we find that many people have similar legitimate questions about their locksmith service. Our technicians have put together a list of some of the most common questions they get while out performing service. What is the difference between a transponder key and […]