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Portsmouth Locksmiths Hints and Tips

Maintenance:  Most locks these days do not need much maintenance, quite often a squirt of graphite, oil or grease will ease a sticking lock. Dismantling locks:  The main thing not to do is take locks apart if you don’t understand them, some locks can not be put back together with out a special tool. UPVC…
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Home Security Tips – Locksmith Portsmouth

Top Home Security Tips It's said that an Englishman's home is his castle, but with 774,000 domestic burglaries reported in 2008, security standards have certainly slipped since the heyday of England's medieval fortifications. And while your neighbours might not be impressed if you start digging a moat around your property; there are plenty of practical…
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The ‘Unpickable’ Lock! How safe is your old Lock?

The Unpickable Lock Joseph Bramah patented the safety lock in 1784. Bramah’s lock was considered unpickable. He also went on to create a Hydrostatic Machine, a beer-pump, the four-cock, a quill-sharpener, a working planer, and more. Stay Safe!!!
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