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Enhancing Home Security in Gloucestershire: Tips for a Safer Home and Business

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Section 1: Understanding the Local Context Section 2: Assessing Your Home’s Vulnerabilities Section 3: Essential Security Measures Section 4: Advanced Security Technologies Section 5: Neighborhood Watch and Community Engagement Section 6: Cybersecurity for Home and Business Section 7: Emergency Preparedness Conclusion: Remember to expand on each point with detailed information, real-life examples, and practical advice […]

Best Smart Locks to Buy 2024

The best choice of smart locks in 2024 using a mobile phone app

Top Smart Locks of 2024 As we step further into the future, the way we secure our homes continues to evolve. Gone are the days when traditional locks and keys were the only means of safeguarding our spaces. The year 2024 has seen an explosion of innovative smart locks that offer not just security, but […]

Award for the Best High Security Euro cylinder of 2023

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Yale Platinum 3 Star Cylinder: Voted The Best High Security Cylinder of 2023 In the realm of high-security door locks, Yale Platinum 3 Star Cylinder reigns supreme. This 3-star security standard lock is characterized by its exceptional features and robust security measures, making it the best high-security euro cylinder of 2023. Unmatched Security Features The […]

What is the Most Secure Lock to Prevent Lock Snapping? (2023 Guide)

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What is the Most Secure Lock to Prevent Lock Snapping? (2023 Guide) Lock snapping has become a common technique used by burglars to gain entry into homes. It is a quick and silent method that involves snapping a particular type of lock cylinder in two1. However, thanks to advancements in security technology, there are now […]

Enhancing Your Home Security: Understanding 1-Star and 3-Star Euro Cylinders

1-Star and 3-Star Euro Cylinders

When it comes to securing your home, one of the most crucial components is the locking mechanism you choose for your doors. In Europe, one of the most popular types of lock design is the Euro Cylinder. However, not all Euro Cylinders are created equal. In this post, we’ll delve into the details of 1-star […]

Are Upvc door locks a standard size?

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UPVC Door Locks: Sizing and What You Need to Know UPVC (Unplasticized Polyvinyl Chloride) door locks are an essential component of modern home security. They are commonly found in residential and commercial properties, providing a secure and durable locking solution for UPVC doors. In this post, we will discuss the sizing of UPVC door locks, […]

Training to be a Locksmith in the UK: Your Ultimate Guide

Training to be a Locksmith

Becoming a locksmith in the UK is a rewarding and lucrative career choice. Locksmiths are skilled professionals who specialize in installing, repairing, and maintaining various types of locks and security systems. This blog post will provide an overview of the training process to become a locksmith in the UK, links to the Master Locksmiths Association […]

New partnership!

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Ollie’s Lock & Safe Partners with Smartlocksdirect.com Ollie’s Lock & Safe is proud to announce a new partnership with Smartlocksdirect.com, a leading provider of high-tech locks and security systems. This collaboration brings together two of the most trusted names in the industry to provide customers the best in locksmith services and smart security technology. We […]

The 3 best 3 star Euro cylinders on the market

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The Best Euro Cylinders for Home Security Keeping your home safe is of utmost importance. Whether you live in an apartment, house, or any other kind of living space, it is essential to secure the door with a reliable lock. Euro cylinders are a popular choice among homeowners and security experts alike because they offer […]

Why Changing The Locks Is Important For Your New Business Or Home

Changing The Locks

When you move into a new home or office, the first thing you should do is change the locks. Many people don’t realize how important this is, but it can actually save you a lot of time and money in the long run. Why you should get your Locks changed? It’s A Security measure The […]