Do I Need To Change Door Locks After Buying a House?

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Buying a new house is an exciting time and there are many things to consider.  One thing that many home buyers don’t thing about is whether or not to change door locks when taking possession of a new home.  Allpro Lock and Safe in Chilliwack, urges you to consider some reasons you might want to change locks on your new house.

Security is the biggest reason for changing locks in your new house. By updating your door locks you will be able to have piece of mind that your home is secure.  Many homes, especially older ones, have locks installed that’ve been in use for years. An old lock that is rusted, jiggly, or difficult to use will need to be changed before it stops working entirely. And by changing the locks you will be able choose top-of-the-line locks that will improve the security in your home.

Allpro Lock and Safe is a licensed, bonded, and insured company that has highly trained and experienced staff that can change the locks on your new home. This will ensure you and your family’s safety and security in your new home.

Another thing to consider is key copies. When you purchase a new home you are not able to really know how many key copies the previous owners had made, and who has access to those keys.  If someone enters your property with a key and shows no sign of forced entry, it may be difficult for the authorities to prove any illegal action.

Changing the locks on a new home is also an opportune time to add another level of security.  The certified staff at Allpro Lock and Safe believe that one of the most effective ways to ensure your personal safety and security is to install a deadlock or deadbolt.

Deadlocks provide added security to virtually any type of structure. They are among the most popular and reliable high security locks on the market.  Deadlocks can also be used in partnership with keyless entry locks to provide exterior door locks that are second to none in their reliability and in the amount of security that it can provide to you and your family.

If your moving into a new home, Allpro Lock and Safe can help you choose and install door locks and deadbolts to make you secure and give you piece of mind.

AllPro Lock and Safe has been the Fraser Vally’s trusted locksmith for over 30 years.  Visit us in Chilliwack or call us at (604) 858-0003.