1. The Cost of the Lost Key

    If they added up the number of workday minutes lost to the amount of time people spend searching for their keys, it might read something like "American businesses lose more than 4 million man hours a year to complications of LKS - Lost Key Syndrome." But alas, such statistics aren't available. However, it isn't hard to figure out that losing your car or house keys is more than just frustrating - i…Read More

  2. The Added Safety Elements of Transponder Keys

    Back in the early 90's a certain car model was notoriously easy to get into and actually drive away. For unknown reasons, the manufacturer created an ignition system that would work between vehicles. Meaning, one key could actually operate more than one vehicle. That obvious safety and security blunder is just one example of why traditional mechanical keys have slowly gone the way of the dinosaur …Read More

  3. Keeping Clemson Students Safe and Secure

    With a dedicated team of locksmiths on the Clemson University campus, Greenville Locksmith Services has been committed to the safety and security of the area students for many many years. As the choice locksmiths for the campus we've been made privy to the actions and lifestyles of the student population. What we see on a routine basis is often eye-opening; sometimes downright jaw-dropping. Colleg…Read More

  4. Finding a Trustworthy Local Locksmith

    Finding a reputable locksmith when you're in a bind or a desperate situation can be fraught with risk. our first inclination is to call upon the first available local locksmith without thinking of safety or protection; after all, if you've locked yourself out of your car in a dark parking lot - you may be feeling that you're already in a precarious situation. Which is all the more reason to take a…Read More

  5. Local Locksmith’s Tips for Driver Safety

    Driver safety isn't relegated to just those actions that we perform behind the wheel. Sometimes, the things we do while the key is turned in the off position help determine our level of personal safety. By always being conscientious of ourselves and our surroundings we increase our level of safety and help to diminish threats. Experts in both law enforcement and public health issues offer the fol…Read More

  6. Unlocking the History of Locks and Keys

    Almost since there have been doors, there has been lock and key mechanisms to secure them. Locks and keys, and the technology behind them, actually has a history going back several thousand years to the very first established civilizations. The first examples of keys and locks served more as an indication of a break-in, rather than as a mechanism to prevent them. The first locks that were intended…Read More

  7. Locked Out? Lost Keys? Advice From Your Local Greenville Locksmith

    With over two decades of locksmith service to the Greenville community, Greenville Lock offers you a family owned and locally operated business that's dedicated to honesty, integrity, and superb customer service. We've built our business on this foundation and it permeates in everything that we do for our customers. From the moment you place a call to us until we leave your residence or office, yo…Read More

  8. The Key to Hiring a Good Locksmith

    Nothing matters more than trust. Trust has got to be the number one factor when hiring a locksmith for your home, car or business. To allow full and complete access to the entryways to your most valuable possessions, you've given up some sense of comfort and in essence, leave you and your loved ones somewhat vulnerable. Hiring the right locksmith that not only can do the job efficiently, but under…Read More

  9. When You Should Call Your Greenville Locksmith

    Here at Greenville Lock, we've been servicing the Greenville County area for over 20 years. We're proud of the exceptional services we offer to our community. As a family owned and locally operated business that's dedicated to honesty, integrity, and customer service, you can rest easy knowing that when you call us we will be fast, efficient, and friendly. It's pretty obvious that most people call…Read More

  10. Your Greenville Locksmith: The Safest Places To Hide Your Spare Key

    Oftentimes people will keep their spare key under their doormat, on top of their front door frame, or in a flower pot. This is extremely unsafe as most criminals check these areas for keys first! Here at Greenville Lock Locksmith Services, your local Greenville locksmith, we've got some better ideas. It's still smart to keep a spare key around in the event that you're locked out of your house, but…Read More