You’ve heard of them, you know how they’ve advanced. But, how much do you really know about the history of antique master locks? Here’s a look.
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Is Antique Lock Repair Worth the Effort?
There’s something to be said about antique lock repair. Often, these types of locks have solid foundations and, yes, are worth the time and effort!
Skeleton Keys 101 From Your Favorite North Shore Locksmiths
As premier North Shore locksmiths, the team at Hayden is often asked about skeleton keys. Whether you purchased an old home with missing keys or stumbled upon an antique piece of furniture at the market, skeleton keys come in handy. Technically speaking, a skeleton key is a type of master key that open numerous locks. […]
How to Solve a Lost Combination
At some point, you’ve probably stumbled upon a locked combination lock. Standing there dumbfounded, you try to think of where, or who may have the combination. If you’re still drawing a blank, it may be time to look at your other options. The first and most reliable option is to call your local locksmith in […]
A Brief History of Antique Master Locks
Keeping our home and belongings safe has been a concern since the beginning of time. From cavemen protecting their food to financial institutions protecting thousands of dollars, the need for protection will always be here. However, the history behind the lock is quite impressive. From antique master locks to biometric scanning, the advancements over time […]