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Should I Have a Safe in My Home?

November 28, 2019

A home safe can be a smart investment for many individuals and families. However, it’s important to understand the different kinds of safes available, and what valuables they are designed to protect.  If you store your valuables in the wrong kind of safe, you can actually do more damage to your belongings than you do…

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10 Security Tips for Winter Months

November 15, 2019

It’s hard to believe it’s that time of year again. Summer comes to an end, the days grow shorter, and the stores break out their holiday decorations. Although home security should be an important concern to all homeowners in Grosse Pointe, MI, year round, there are some special considerations during the cooler weather months.  Our…

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You Can Help Prevent a Home Invasion

October 9, 2019

Our team at Preferred Safe & Lock wants to help you stay safe. Here are some tips to help you make your home a safer place and protect your family and belongings from a home invasion.

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5 Tips for Finding Lost Keys

September 24, 2019

Nearly everyone loses their keys from time to time in St. Clair Shores. It’s easy to do because they are small, used so frequently, and simple to forget about.  Here are some tips on not only finding lost keys but also ways to not lose them in the first place. If you simply can’t find…

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Things to Know Before Buying a Safe for Your Home

August 26, 2019

We have a great deal of knowledge about a wide variety of safes and can help you select the one that will best meet your needs.

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Signs Someone’s Meddled With Your Lock

July 19, 2019

If you’re ready to update your locks or want additional information about home safety, contact Preferred Safe & Lock in Saint Clair Shores, MI.

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6 Interesting Facts About Locksmiths

June 13, 2019

Like most professions, locksmiths have a wide and varied history with sometimes interesting stories associated with their trade. Talk with our professionals at Preferred Safe & Lock to learn all about the little-known services locksmiths offer as well as their own experiences as professionals here in Michigan. 1. Houdini: A Locksmith First, A Magician Second It may come…

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Help! I Fell for a Locksmith Scam

May 21, 2019

At Preferred Safe & Lock, we receive calls at least once a week from people here in the Grosse Pointe area who have been scammed by someone posing as a professional locksmith. We either end up going out with a follow-up remedy for the botched issue, or we try to advise some next steps for…

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7 Ways to Improve Your Home Security This Spring

April 19, 2019

Spring is symbolic of new beginnings and rebirth, as well as the quintessential time for spring cleaning. Perfectly coinciding with these, spring is also an excellent time of year to make a thorough assessment of your home’s security. Take a nice long walk around your home—both inside and outside—to check all your security items are…

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3 Reasons You Should Hire a 24-Hour Locksmith

March 28, 2019

Whether you’re a homeowner working the late shift, coming home from the airport in the early hours of the morning, or losing track of time while visiting friends and family, we admit it’s never a convenient time to get locked out of your home or vehicle. In the unfortunate event you do get locked out,…

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