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Why You Should Call an Auto Locksmith During an Emergency

It’s a problem most of us have experienced, and if you did, then you know the frustration and panic that comes with being locked out of our vehicles. Whether you’ve lost your keys, left them inside the car, or are dealing with a faulty lock, it’s important to know who to turn to in such […]

Top 5 Reasons to Hire a California Locksmith

Most people do not think of hiring a locksmith until an emergency strikes. Getting locked out of your home or car is stressful and dangerous. You may not know where to turn for help. Fortunately, emergency locksmiths are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, to help in these situations. However, emergencies are […]

Best and Worst Places to Hide Your Spare Keys

Are you looking for a safe place to hide your spare key? If so, you’re in luck! Many burglars these days know the most popular hiding spots for spare keys, so Lockworks Unlimited, Inc. is going to share some unique areas where your spare key will be more challenging to find. Whether you’re looking for […]

I Locked Myself Out of the House! What Do I Do?

We’ve all been in a situation where we come home from work or a night out with friends and realize we’ve misplaced our house keys. So, what do you do if you are locked out of your house? This is a question that many people find themselves asking, and it can be a stressful experience. […]

Common Mistakes to Avoid with Your Locks

It’s no secret that keeping your home and belongings safe is a top priority for most people. That’s why it’s so important to take the time to properly secure your property with a good lock. Unfortunately, many people make common mistakes that can jeopardize the security of their home. In this blog post, Lockworks Unlimited, […]

How to Avoid Locksmith Scammers

It’s happened to all of us at some point. We lock our keys in the car or lock ourselves out of the house, and we need to call a locksmith to help us out. But how do you know who to trust? How do you avoid getting scammed by a locksmith? In this blog post, […]

How to Choose the Right Locks for Your Home

When it comes time to choose new locks for your home, there are a lot of factors to consider. While changing the locks to your home might seem like a small task, there are still many factors to consider before choosing the locks you want. In this blog, Lockworks Unlimited, Inc. will discuss a few […]

Should I Change the Locks on My New Home?

You’ve just moved into your new home and are getting settled in. You’re unpacking boxes and putting furniture in place, but one task is nagging at you – should you change the locks on your new house? It’s a question that many homeowners face, and there are valid reasons as to why the answer is […]

How Do I Stay Safe While Waiting on a Mobile Locksmith?

If you get locked out of your car, it may seem like a good idea to wait for a mobile locksmith by sitting near your vehicle. This is not always true. It can actually attract criminals and others who may want to harm you. In fact, carjacking is on the rise in Palo Alto and across the Bay […]

Crime Returning to Pre-Pandemic Level, Is Your Home Secure Enough?

During the start of the pandemic, crime rates dropped throughout the Bay Area and Palo Alto. Unfortunately, now, the Palo Alto crime rate is back to pre-pandemic levels. Three Midpeninsula cities have seen an uptick in crime rates, including Palo Alto, Mountain View, and Menlo Park. Thieves in these areas have been hitting homes, businesses and […]