Wednesday, April 6, 2016

Commercial Safety And Beauty Are Possible In Metal Doors For The Home

When someone walks through the entryway of a school, municipal building, or sport facility, the first thing they think about is the security of the door itself. Metal doors seem like a sturdy and viable option, but does it perform as well as expected?

Monday, April 4, 2016

Locks and Locksmithing: A Field With Roots Stretching Into Antiquity

You may only think about a locksmith when you have an emergency like being locked out of your house, but in fact, this is a profession that offers many services and has a long history. Locksmiths have been around for at least 4,000 years. Babylon and Ancient Egypt were among the first civilizations to have this profession.

Friday, April 1, 2016

What Your Garage Door's Sensors Do and Why They Are Safety Essentials

Garage doors made starting in 1991 are required to have sensors that automatically reverse the door if they come into contact with an object before reaching the garage's floor. The sensor operates with a laser beam, and any object in the way breaks the beam and stops the door from closing all the way. These sensors are critical to the safety of children and pets and can also help protect your vehicle from being damaged.