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Aegis Locksmiths’ Blog

For all the latest information and tips on locks and securing your home, business, vehicle and more, check out our blog posts below. We will be adding new posts frequently, so be sure to check back periodically!

  • 08/11/2019
    What to Do After a Break-In: Advice from a Locksmith

    Your home can be robbed, even if you have the best security setup. Alarms and doors that are meant to discourage burglars can be broken. If you are in doubt about what to do after a break-in, you are likely to worry but what you need to immediately find a solution. Aegis Locksmiths has been providing commercial and residential locksmith services for over 35 years. Our products and services range from new safes to lock break-in repair. 


    In this blog post, our expert technicians discuss about what to do after a break-in.

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  • 16/10/2019
    A Look into Locksmith Scammers

    Being locked out of your home or car is really annoying. It’s also embarrassing, inconvenient and sometimes dangerous. This is why the services of emergency locksmiths are priceless. Their ability to make new keys or pick locks aid people in emergencies. However, despite this, you must be vigilant about scammers disguised as authentic professionals.


    Although most locksmiths are genuine, these con-artists cheat countless people in emergencies. This hurts the industry’s reputation.

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  • 14/01/2019
    5 Questions to Ask Before You Get a Keybox or Lockbox for Your Business

    If you have a business or apartment building in Alberta, you are probably aware of the law making it mandatory for you to have a lockbox or keybox installed outside your building for the Fire Department to access the building. But there are many other reasons to get a keybox or lockbox which can make key storage and exchange easier and more secure for you, your employees or customers. Before you go out and buy one, be sure to ask yourself these 5 questions to help you make an informed purchase.


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  • 14/01/2019
    5 Questions to Ask When Considering Which Home Safe Is Right for You

    Advice from Aegis Locksmiths - Edmonton’s Favourite Choice for Over 30 Years


    So, you’re looking to buy a home safe? Well, it’s not as easy as just going to your local Edmonton general or hardware store and picking up the first cheap one available. Home safe, digital safe, fire safe, burglary safe, gun safe… the choice is overwhelming, and it’s hard to know which is right for you. Making the wrong call can saddle you with an expensive safe that fails to do what you need.


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  • 14/01/2019
    5 Tips for Finding a Professional Locksmith in Your Area

    Advice from Aegis Locksmiths in Edmonton


    If you go online and do Google search for “best local locksmith”, you are going to find many in your area. Just like every pizza place in New York City claims to have the best slice in town, almost every locksmith will tell you their service is the cheapest, the best and the most reliable. But many are not true to their word.


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  • 04/01/2017
    7 Questions You Should Ask Before Hiring a Commercial Locksmith

    It’s easy to assume that every locksmith in Edmonton has experience with both residential and commercial locks. But the truth is that not everyone has the expertise required to handle both types. Keep reading for seven questions that every business owner needs to ask before hiring a commercial locksmith in Edmonton.

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  • 09/12/2016
    Common Problems for 3 Different Door Lock Mechanisms

    When is a door not a door? When it’s a jar of course! But if your door is stuck ajar it’s probably because there’s a problem that requires the help of a professional locksmith. Keep reading to learn more about the most common lock problems for wooden doors, composite doors, and a door with a cylinder night-latch.

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  • 03/09/2016
    Is Your Home Secure, Edmonton?

    Having your home broken into can be quite a traumatic event. Coping with the loss of personal effects while faced with realization that your private space has been violated can leave many shaken, anxious and no longer feeling safe in their own homes.

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  • 02/09/2016
    Turn to a Commercial Locksmith in Edmonton to Help You with Your Commercial Door Hardware

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    The increased durability and security offered by commercial doors make them an ideal choice for any business. They also allow companies to personally customize their doors with a variety of different hardware to meet the specific needs of their property.

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  • 01/09/2016
    The Advantages of Switching to an Access Control Lock System in Edmonton
    Home and business security has improved leaps and bounds in recent years. Are you ready to step into a new age of peace-of-mind, security and convenience?
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