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Home Security Cameras

April 10, 2023

Security cameras are ever growing in popularity. Yes, in business situations, but this trend is actually in home security cameras. And not for million-dollar home compounds either––for everyday homeowners. This added level of security is making sense to homeowners in Atlanta, GA, as well as across the nation. According to recent FBI studies, having a security system in a home makes it 15 times less likely to be victimized. Home security cameras bring a lot to the home security system party. Our Downs Security Solutions professionals recommend security cameras to improve your home security.

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Tips to Protect Your Home From Burglary

March 13, 2023

There are so many ways you can help prevent a burglary in your home––the list is both lengthy and detailed. On the other hand, you can also drive yourself and your household crazy trying to make your home an impenetrable fortress. If you are just beginning this journey, here are some of the first steps you can take:

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The Future of Locksmithing: No More Keys

February 13, 2023

Toss away the key—consumers today are outfitting their homes with electronic locks that can be activated through a code, key fob, smartphone, or even voice command. No more lockouts, no more missing keys.

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6 Reasons You Should Rekey Your House

January 15, 2023

Rekeying your house’s locks is one of the most effective and inexpensive ways to improve your home’s security. Changing the locks completely brands any old keys useless, thereby giving you new locks and keys. Even if you can account for every old key to each lock in your home, there are several reasons why you’d still want to rekey your Atlanta, Georgia, home. The locksmiths at Downs Security Solutions can take care of this for you, giving you peace of mind that your home’s security is improved. Feel free to talk with us about any of the following reasons.

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How to Secure Your Home Before Going on Vacation

January 9, 2023

The plans are made, your bags are packed, and you are counting down the days until your summer vacation starts. But is your Atlanta home secure?

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You Can Help Prevent a Home Invasion

December 9, 2022

You probably don’t like to think about a burglar breaking into your Atlanta home.

Everyone prefers to believe their home is a safe haven for their family and friends. However, the truth of the matter is a burglary occurs once every three minutes, according to SafeWise, the home safety and security experts.

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Image of a locksmith working on a lock. The Future of Locksmithing: No More Keys.

The Future of Locksmithing: No More Keys

November 7, 2022

Toss away the key—consumers today are outfitting their homes with electronic locks that can be activated through a code, key fob, smartphone, or even voice command. No more lockouts, no more missing keys.

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Do I Need a Separate Safe for Separate Items?

October 14, 2022

Customers oftentimes will ask us if they need to purchase separate safes to store separate items. This is a good question. And like most good questions, the answer is: it depends. For firearms and ammunition, stick with a gun safe. If you need a convenient and accessible place to stash some cash, consider a standard…

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Senior woman uses keypad on digital lock to unlock and open domestic front door.|Senior woman uses keypad on digital lock to unlock and open domestic front door.

Residential Keyless Entry Locks

September 16, 2022

Keyless entry locks are locks you can open without a key––the key being replaced by technology for entry. This technology exists for both doorknob/handle locks and deadbolts. In addition to having choices between brand names, styles, and finishes, you need to decide which type of technology is best suited for you and your home.

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High-Security Locks

August 16, 2022

The difference between high-security locks and the standard locks on most homes is the level of security each of these locks ensures.

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