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Why Buy An AMSEC Gun Safe

For decades, AMSEC gun safes have demonstrated their prowess in protecting valuables from burglary and fire.  American Security (AMSEC) has been in the business of security since the late 1940s, when founder Glenn Hall converted a small building in ...

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Why Every Homeowner Should Have a Reliable Sa...

Having a safe in your house is an extra precaution that many homeowners may not even think of.  Instead, safes seem to belong to public spaces while a home seems to offer no need for its security.  Unfortunately, break-ins and other accidents can h...

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What to do if your Car or House Keys get Lost...

Losing your car or house keys can be very stressful.  If you can't find them, then there are things you can do to regain access to your home or car.  In this post we'll discuss what you should do when you lose your house or car keys, or if they get...

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When is it Necessary to Re-Key Locks?

Need to change a lock?  Rather than having the entire lock replaced, you can ask your Houston locksmith to rekey it.  This means realigning or changing the pins inside the lock so that it works only for your new key.  Rekeying is useful in a numbe...

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King Safe & Lock Gains New Skills Through Tra...

Houston, Texas 4/26/2011 - King Safe & Lock, a Medeco Security Center (MSC), participated in the annual MSC Conference in Charlotte, NC. in February, working with more than 200 other security professionals from across North America to identify so...

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What to Do if You Get Locked Out of Your Home...

There is nothing more frustrating than getting home after a long day and realizing that you have locked yourself out.  If you're not as skilled with creative solutions as MacGyver, then you might find yourself unsure of what to do.  If you do find ...

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Helped I'm Locked Out! When You Should Call a...

We have all had that oh-no moment when we realize we have been locked out of our house, our car, anything: it happens.  Sometimes, with a little extra elbow grease, you can pop a lock open, but occasionally there is nothing you can do except call in...

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Important Things Worth Keeping In Your Fire S...

You can never anticipate the tragic, unforeseen circumstances of life, but you can prepare.  This is why it's a good idea to have a place to keep your possessions safe.  One of the best places for this is in a fire safe, which allows you to keep wh...

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Preventing a Home Invasion

Houston's leading Locksmith and Security Expert, Fred Trotter with King Safe and Lock, comments on how to prevent Home Invasions like the one in Galveston County just south of Houston, Texas as seen on channel 2 news.  Police in Galveston County are...

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Exactly How Does Your Lock Work?

We use a lock and key every day, trusting it to keep us safe and protected, but most likely never take the time to think about how it really works.  Gaining knowledge on how locks work could perhaps help you to be able to fix a broken lock in a situ...

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