It may seem like something simple, but the importance of changing your locks might be a bigger deal than you think. As the above video mentions, crime like theft is something we all need to be aware of, and changing our locks is a good way to ensure our homes and businesses are better protected. It doesn’t matter as much if you go from traditional locks to cylindrical locks (which are typically more affordable but perhaps not as secure), the important thing is to change your locks every few years, or more, depending on various factors where you live.
Another benefit of changing your locks is the assurance that your locks will continue to work properly and provide the protection they are designed to offer.
With wear, like virtually anything else, parts and features become less effective, worn, loose, or weaker. When it comes to our locks, none of those are good scenarios, and changing your locks every so often will ensure that your locking mechanisms will continue working properly and provide the safety you expect. When was the last time you changed the locks for your home or office? Don’t remember? Then it might be time to change your locks.