Locks play important roles in our lives, giving us the ability to protect our properties and belongings. However, when we forget our keys or lock them inside our properties, locks can backfire on us! That is where the team at Bill’s Lock & Key comes in. We can quickly help you if you’ve been locked out of your home or car. However, we do more than that. We also change locks, help people get back into safes, and more. We are proud to be the solution that home and business owners trust. When you need a locksmith you can trust in Albuquerque, turn to Bill’s Lock & Key!

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    Fascinating Facts You Didn’t Know About Locks And Keys

    We use keys and lock doors every day, and we probably take these mechanisms for granted, but once upon a time, they didn’t even exist! In today’s blog, we want to highlight the value of locks and keys, celebrating how much they’ve evolved to protect us and our valuables, by sharing some fascinating facts with you. Antique Chinese Locks Had An…Read More

  2. How the Right Commercial Locks Can Help Your Business’s ROI

    If you own or run a business here in Albuquerque or any of the surrounding communities, you want to protect your tangible assets, including any inventory you may carry. You need to keep everyone at your business safe and create an environment that helps people feel secure. Take a moment to consider your locks. Are they working for you? Are they sui…Read More

  3. Questions to Ask Before Replacing a Deadbolt

    Are you planning to rekey locks and replace a deadbolt? Rekeying all your locks is a good idea if you feel that someone has unauthorized access to one of your keys, or you feel there may have been a break-in recently. What about replacing your deadbolt — what types of things do you need to consider before you go ahead and replace a deadbolt in yo…Read More

  4. How To Improve Your Business’ Security

    If you own a business, you know how important it is to keep it safe. The last thing you want to find when you arrive at your business on Monday morning (or any morning, for that matter), is an obvious sign that someone has broken in. Walking into your business to find that you’ve been robbed and the place has been trashed is demoralizing, to say …Read More

  5. Is Your House a Target for Thieves? Part 2

    In our last blog, we explored some of the ways that homeowners unknowingly make their houses into targets for thieves. As Albuquerque's premier locksmiths, we are all about keeping you and your property safe, and we want to help you do your part, too. Check out the list below and see if you're making any of the mistakes that can put you at risk! Ar…Read More

  6. Is Your House a Target for Thieves? Part 1

    Your home is supposed to be a safe retreat from the world, a place where you can enjoy quiet moments, relish the company of friends and family, and work through life's ups and downs. Anyone who has had their home burgled will tell you that having the perceived security of the home ruined can be pretty traumatizing and make it difficult to feel safe…Read More

  7. After a Break-In: What Should You Do?

    A home is a refuge, and for a majority of us, it will remain an unbroken barrier between us and the rest of the world. However, when a home is broken into, more than just windows or doors get broken. The psychological impacts of a break-in can last far longer than any damage to the property. Anyone who has experienced a break-in, whether they were …Read More

  8. Should You Rekey Your House?

    Getting a new home can be incredibly exciting! Chances are good you fantasized about finally being handed the keys while you were buried beneath paperwork and packing boxes. If you sigh in relief when the keys finally are in your hand, you aren't alone! However, don't fall into the temptation of letting your guard down. Instead, make plans to get …Read More

  9. Avoid Getting Locked Out of Your Car With These Tips

    Owning and driving a car comes with a unique set of challenges and risks. There's nothing like the convenience of being able to reach long-distance destinations or hop over to the store, but when your car breaks down or you get in an accident, the struggle can be pretty painful. Like most technology, cars are incredible when they're working and pre…Read More

  10. Tips On Choosing a Locksmith

    Here at Bill's Lock and Key, we are a locksmith company in Albuquerque. We are proud to do our part for the community, and enjoy keeping people in control of their personal property. That means we stand by the work we do. But every company says that, right? Well, we want to prove it. To help make sure that you make the right decision on your locksm…Read More