Locksmith Blog: Articles & Product Reviews

ACME Locksmith Blog & Security Articles

Our Locksmith blog contains security articles, how to articles, and product reviews for safes, residential, automotive and commercial businesses.

If you’re looking for anything lock and/or key related and you’ll likely find that information here. Just enter your query into the search field or select the category you’re interested in.

For product reviews on safes, door hardware, locks and keys that you can purchase from Amazon, visit our Amazon Locksmith Recommended page.

If you prefer video checkout our YouTube channel Locksmith Recommended. We have many product reviews, “How to” videos, and videos demonstrating security flaws that you can address on your own to geratly improve your home and business security.

ACME Locksmith in Phoenix Arizona has been providing locksmith services for over 30 years to the Phoenix valley. We hope you find their knowledge and information valuable.



Mechanical vs Electronic Safe Locks
Safes and Safe Information

Mechanical vs Electronic Safe Locks

Which is Better? A Digital or Combination Dial Safe Lock? The debate between with safe lock is better, a mechanical lock or a digital lock, is strong. One is entirely mechanical; the other much easier to use. But there are...
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Commercial Door Latch Guards
Commercial Door Hardware & Security

Commercial Door Latch Guards

The Importance of a Door Latch Guard Commercial Door Popped Open Using the Latch A latch guard is a sheet of metal that covers the latch on a commercial door. Most often, they are installed on doors to prevent someone...
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Sentry Safe Security Fail – Cheap Safes are Cheaply Made
Safes and Safe Information Safety & Security Blog

Sentry Safe Security Fail – Cheap Safes are Cheaply Made

Do you think that safe you bought at a big box store is protecting your valuables? It's not and even manufacturer of the safe will tell you it's not. (more…)
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Mobile Welding & Repair
Home Door Locks & Products

Mobile Welding & Repair

Mobile Welding & Repair Do you know one of the  Mesa Lock services we offer is to help you with your lock and gate welding needs? One part of our job is to add deadbolts or keyless locks to customer...
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American Security Safes Safes and Safe Information

No Safe Job is Too Small

Tommy at our Scottsdale shop got to work repairing this AMSEC safe.
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ACME Locksmith's Unique Value Auto Locksmithing - Keys, Remotes, Ignitions, Locks Commercial Door Hardware & Security Home Door Locks & Products Local Locksmith & Lock Shop Safes and Safe Information

Saguaro Lock & Safe Merges with ACME Locksmith

I can't tell you how excited I am to start off the new year with this news! Our merger brings together two of the valley's best lock companies to offer you benefits not found anywhere else. Three valley locations: Mesa,...
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Phoenix Locksmith Fraud & Scams

$24 Minimum Phoenix Cost but giving a $15 Locksmith Quote

....and the price keeps climbing... What am I talking about? Those Google Adword campaigns. Adwords are the ads displayed by Google at the top and right side of an internet search. Advertisers pay Google every time those ads are clicked....
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