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Are Locksmiths worth it?

Are Locksmiths Worth It? The Benefits of a Locksmith Locksmiths are often associated with a feeling of frustration and annoyance, as they are generally contracted in moments of distress when we either lock ourselves out of our homes or cars, or when we have lost access to our personal belongings. However, locksmiths are experts in […]

What are bump keys?

Bump keys are a type of lock-picking tool that have been gaining popularity among burglars in recent years. But what exactly are bump keys, and how do they work? In this blog post, we’ll explore the history of bump keys, their mechanism and how they are used for lock picking by both locksmiths and burglars. […]

New house new locks!

Moving Home? Don’t Forget to Change Your Locks! Moving into a new home is an exciting time. You get to decorate, plan for the future, and create a space of your own. However, it’s important to remember that you also need to ensure your home is secure. To do this, one of the first things […]

Home Locksmith Services: How to Hire the Right One

A locksmith is a professional who specializes in the installation, repair, and replacement of locks. They are an important part of keeping your home safe and secure. When you need a locksmith, it is important to hire the right one. This blog post will give you some tips on how to do that. Check Their […]

Introducing the Best Suppliers of Security Safes in Tewkesbury!

Introducing the Best Suppliers of Security Safes in Tewkesbury! Here at Ollie’s Lock & Safe, we pride ourselves on being the best suppliers of security safes in Tewkesbury. We understand the importance of keeping your valuables safe and secure, which is why we offer a wide range of safes to suit every need and budget. […]

Should a locksmith drill my lock?

When a Locksmith Should Drill Your Lock We all know that feeling of being locked out of our house or car. It’s frustrating, and the first thing we want to do is get back in as soon as possible. So we call a locksmith, and hopefully they can let us in without drilling our lock. […]

Ollie’s Lock & Safe locksmith Cheltenham & Gloucester

Have you ever been locked out of your house or car? If so, then you know how frustrating it can be to try to find a locksmith who is available, trustworthy, and affordable. Here are 7 reasons why you should consider using a locksmith in Cheltenham and Gloucester the next time you’re in need of […]

Burglaries in the UK on the rise.

Burglaries in the UK: The Facts and Figures A break-in can be a very traumatizing event. Not only is your home or business premises violated, but also your sense of safety. Unfortunately, break-ins are becoming more and more common in the UK. In this blog post, we’ll take a look at the facts and figures […]

Joseph Bramah – lock and key inventor

Joseph Bramah – The Famous Locksmith If you’ve ever been locked out of your home or car, then you know the importance of a locksmith. Locksmiths are responsible for designing, creating, and repairing locks and keys. They play a vital role in our society, yet we often take them for granted. Without locksmiths, our homes […]

Abraham O. Stansbury, Inventor of the Stansbury Lock

Abraham O. Stansbury was born on December 9, 1837, in England. When he was just eight years old, his family immigrated to the United States and settled in New York City. As a young man, Stansbury apprenticed as a machinist and eventually opened his own machine shop. In 1862, he invented the Stansbury lock, which […]