At Pop-A-Lock El Paso we are committed to helping you better protect your property, and family.  That is why this week we have created a blog to better help you learn new information about how to best protect your home or property. Make sure you follow these easy steps to make sure you have the best protect and security on your property this holiday season! If you have any locksmith troubles or need further help don’t hesitate to call us at Pop-A-Lock El Paso!

  1. Advertise your homes security – If you have a home security system make sure that would be robbers can see otherwise it’s pointless. If you don’t have a home security system get one, and if you cannot afford one make sure to have a locksmith like Pop-A-Lock El Paso come out and check your residences locks and security.
  2. Keep up Home Maintenance – If you have any weekly services that your home gets such as gardening pool or others make sure they stick to the regular schedule to not let anyone know something is different.
  3. Make your home look occupied – If your home is dark this could let people know that you are not home. One way to fix this is get lights that are on daily timers to turn on a set times during the night to make it look like you are home. People also like to leave on radios while there gone on vacation to give the illusion that someone is home. Setting these timers up with Tvs can also be smart for making it look like your home.
  4. Don’t tell everyone on Social Media – One problem in the modern age with social media people are more connected than ever. This can cause problems with crime and people going on vacation. If you post that you are out of town on vacation this lets everyone know that you are gone and out of town. It is generally a smart idea to post about your vacation when you are already safely back home.
  5. Always Re-Key – If you have moved somewhere new make sure that your re-key your property so no one else has access that you don’t want.
  6. Lighting is Essential – Lighting matter if your home is dimly lit it may leave you more likely to be robbed. Install motion lights to better protect your property and eliminate these blind spots.
  7. Install Security System/Cameras – Having a security system no matter if its cameras or a security system or both they are essential. Technology is at a point where almost anyone can afford to really secure their property with real-time security software. There are countless options for each budget so do some research and find out what is best for your particular security situation.
  8. Not sure? – Call a licensed professional like Pop-A-Lock El Paso if you have any questions or concerns about your home or property’s locks or security!

If you need help securing your home or property today call us at Pop-A-Lock El Paso! We can handle and locksmith problems you may have in the greater El Paso area! Contact us today for get back on your feet with fast reliable locksmith work! We can get you back into your property fast and efficiently!