MiLocks Review (Reviewed 2022)

MiLocks TKK-02SN Tkk-Sn Digital Door Knob Lock

Our Ratings Installation 4.5/5​ Audio and Video Recording 4.5/5​ Storage 4.6/5​ Reviewed by: John Fox Editors Rating4.5/5 Getting Started Upgrading your door locks not only requires looking for modern home locks with advanced technology. You will need to look at many features, including efficient connectivity, notifications, sensor sensitivity, etc. As security was installed I go … Read more

Tell MyQ To Close The Garage Door (Options and Guide)

myQ device

One good way to control your garage door is by using the MyQ app. The app supports Chamberlain Products and Liftmaster Products. Chamberlain is an excellent manufacturer and their products are completely supported by the MyQ app. Before doing anything you need to sync your phone to the opener for any of these features to … Read more

7 Best Door Lock Installation Kits (Reviewed 2022)

Ryobi A99DLK1 Wood Door Lock Installation Kit

Easiest to Use Most Versatile Best Overall Best for Beginners Most Economical Written By: John Fox | Security expert / Locksmith 30 Years Experience When it comes to security, there’s always more to learn. But you don’t have to be a pro with installation if you have one of these door lock installation kits. In … Read more

5 Best Lock For Storage Unit (Reviewed 2022)

SCHLAGE 994831 Solid Steel Round Padlock

Best on a Budget Best Overall Most Heavy Duty Written By: John Fox | Security expert / Locksmith 30 Years Experience Having a quality lock can be a very good investment. Most locks are not meant for extended exposure to harsh weather and deteriorate over time. This makes these locks easy to break, leaving your … Read more

How To Secure Sliding Glass Doors (in 6 Ways)

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Criminals seeking an easy way into a house will target sliding glass doors. They are frequently hidden, unlocked, and have an extremely simple locking mechanism. There are a few simple things that can be done to safeguard a home when you’re using glass doors and will go through them after we cover the basics below. … Read more

5 Smart Locks That Work With Ring (Reviewed for 2022) 

SCHLAGE BE469ZP CAM 716 SCHLAGE Connect Smart Deadbolt

Best for Ring Doorbell Runner-Up Best Best Overall Written By: John Fox | Security expert / Locksmith 30 Years Experience A lot of door locks labeled “smart” are not compatible with some of the most common smart home devices. You would think that if a lock is smart, it must be able to work with … Read more

Schlage Sense vs Connect (What You Need To Know – 2022?)

Schlage Sense vs Connect

Schlage Sense vs Connect (What You Need To Know – ) How we reviewed: hands-on tests, hours studying Schlage sites, and reading 100+ customer reviews. Winner – Schlage Sense Our Rating Runner Up – Connect Our Rating Written By: John Fox | Security expert / Locksmith 30 Years Experience Getting a smart lock is becoming … Read more

Kevo vs August (What You Need To Know – 2022?)

Kevo and August Smartlock

Kevo vs August (What You Need To Know – ) How we reviewed: hands-on tests, hours studying Kevo and August’s sites, and reading 100+ customer reviews. Winner – August Our Rating Compare top features Runner Up – Kevo Our Rating Compare top features Written By: John Fox | Security expert / Locksmith 30 Years Experience … Read more

Are Electronic Door Locks Safe (Why They Don’t Work)

electronic door lock

Are keypad locks safe? We go over the features and benefits of electronic door locks, as well as their installation. The modern era has come with new technological advancements, and the door locks of homes and offices are no exception and are digitalizing their way towards safety. This article will discuss the safety and security … Read more

Home Security Hacks – 15+ DIY Lifesaving Hacks That Work

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In this article, we will explore the different ways to secure your home from threats. No one intends to be a victim of a crime or break-in, but it does happen. And when it does, it can be a traumatic experience. It is important to take steps to make your home less vulnerable to crime … Read more

4 Best Outdoor Smart Lock (Reviews and Buying Guide) 2022

Outdoor Smart Locks

Most Popular Best Value Also Great Written By: John Fox | Security expert / Locksmith 30 Years Experience Securing your home should never be taken lightly. Whether through the conventional lock and key system or the use of state-of-the-art smart devices, it shouldn’t be seen as an exaggeration whenever we take extensive measures in protecting … Read more

How Secure Are Smart Locks? (Important) Things To Consider

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If you’ve ever asked yourself, “Are smart locks safe?”, you’re within your rights. This is a relatively new technology, after all, and, for many of us, if it’s worth locking up, we’re going to want it locked up tightly. With the Internet of Things, we’ve seen the number of household items with “smart” capabilities skyrocket in … Read more