Protect your locks from freezing this winter

Issues with locks become a little more common in winter. The wetter weather and colder temperatures can increase the risk of problems. It is even possible for a lock to freeze so it will no longer open. Luckily, there are a number of things you can do to prevent freezing. We can offer advice and great services if you need help. In fact, we are one of the top locksmiths Northampton has so you can always rely on us. Continue reading

What to do about office security after a break in

A break in can be incredibly upsetting and have really awful results. With businesses, it is possible to lose huge volumes of merchandise, expensive equipment, and sensitive data. On top of this you likely won’t feel safe there after the theft. However, this does not have to be the case; there are different steps you can take to secure your property again. One of them is to work with top locksmiths in Northampton. Continue reading

Do you have BS3621 locks?

If you apply for home insurance you will likely see a question asking if your locks comply with BS3621. This is something most insurers will ask. In fact, many won’t offer a policy if your locks don’t comply with the British Standard. Some people will struggle to tell the insurer they have the right mechanisms. Luckily, we can help you to identify them. We have a lot of experience here because we are the top locksmith in Northampton. Continue reading

Dealing with a turning lock cylinder

When you are in an industry like ours, you must be able to get to the clients as quickly as possible. In addition, you have to be available at all times. To ensure this, we are a 24/7 business. You can contact us whenever you are in trouble, regardless of the time. Thanks to our location in Grange Park, we can be with you within 30 to 45 minutes too. We will be sure to send out the finest locksmith Northampton has. Continue reading

Burglars don’t usually smash windows

The windows are the second most common way burglars can gain access to your property. As a result you need to ensure you take the right steps to make this as hard as possible. The TMN team can help here. We can provide lots of useful advice as well as professional services to install locks and even replace windows. Clients can trust us to do a great job and showcase why we are one of the best locksmiths in Northampton. Continue reading

How does a pin and tumbler lock work?

The most common type of lock in the world is the pin and tumbler style. It is a classic design but is very popular because it offers pretty good security. Generally it is only possible to open the lock by inserting a key with the right teeth cut in it. However, a skilled lockpicker with the right tools may be able to also open one. As a leading locksmith Northampton clients rely on, we want to take a closer look at how these locks work and the kind of issues you may experience with one. Continue reading

How long do locks last?

Locking your door behind you when you go out or settle in for the night is a natural reaction for most people. The goal is to ensure the property is safe and that people won’t be able to simply walk up, turn the handle and get inside. You are relying on your locks here, but are you sure they are in the best condition? TMN can help. We are the best locksmiths in Northampton, offering repairs, replacement, and upgrades. Continue reading