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How to Avoid Losing Your Motorcycle Keys

October 8, 2019 5:25 am Published by Leave your thoughts

There’s no better feeling than cruising down the road on your motorcycle, feeling the fresh breeze on your face and the wind ruffle through your hair. Conversely, there’s no worse feeling than walking up to your motorcycle and realizing that you’ve misplaced your keys. Losing your keys results in a lot of lost time and massive amounts of frustration, and it can cost a pretty penny to remedy the situation. Luckily, we’re here to help. If you follow the advice in this post, you’ll never have to deal with calling an automotive locksmith in Toledo, OH to replace your motorcycle... View Article


How Key Fobs Work

September 24, 2019 5:25 am Published by Leave your thoughts

If you drive a car that was built in the past couple years, there’s a good chance that your car doors open with a fob instead of a traditional key. On top of simply looking cooler, fobs have a number of advantages over regular keys, which is why many car manufacturers have switched to using them. If you’ve ever wondered how key fobs work, just keep reading! This post from your mobile locksmith in Toledo, OH will cover the ins and outs of key fobs. Your key fob contains a short-range radio transmitter. When you push a button on your... View Article


The Types of Keys Locksmiths Make and Duplicate

September 10, 2019 7:21 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Locksmiths deliver a wide range of services, including key replication. Working with a locksmith when you need key replication is a much better and more reliable option than going to a local hardware or big box store where an employee cuts a key in front of you, because they likely haven’t had nearly as much training in key replication as a skilled locksmith has. Here’s a quick overview of some of the kinds of keys you can get from a locksmith who works on key replication in Toledo, OH: Deadbolt keys: Deadbolt keys are useful for home security. There are... View Article


When to Rekey vs. Changing Locks

August 27, 2019 7:21 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

When you move, lose your keys or simply want to restrict access to your home, you don’t necessarily have to entirely change your lock! Instead, rekeying the lock is a cheaper and easier alternative. Here’s a quick look at the process of rekeying locks in Toledo, OH and when it makes sense to do so. The process Rather than swapping out an entire lock, rekeying involves just changing the working key of the lock to a different key while keeping the lock in place. You just have to replace the tumblers inside the lock, rather than all of the hardware.... View Article


Locked Out? Call Us!

August 5, 2019 10:45 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Is there a worse feeling than locking yourself out of your house or locking your keys in your vehicle? Unless you have a key hidden somewhere or happen to have a spare set on you, you’re going to need to call a mobile locksmith in Toledo, OH for help. But who should you choose? All locksmith companies aren’t created equal, and picking the wrong locksmith could result in a disaster or wasted time. Continue reading to learn why our team at Toledo Lock & Key LLC is the one for the job! Why choose us? There are plenty of locksmiths... View Article