The Educated Locksmith

Orangeville, ON (Harold Doan and Sons Ltd.) Today the locksmith has more to choose from in the way of education than could have been imagined a few years back. A whole variety of institutions and organizations offer courses, seminars, and workshops on different locksmithing subjects. In this field, knowledge is essential because the more kinds of jobs we can do, the better prepared we are to offer our services.

Building a Stronger Tomorrow

Orangeville, ON (Harold Doan and Sons Ltd.) Locksmithing used to only require a working understanding of pin tumbler, wafer tumbler and bit locks. There were few key blank profiles to memorize. The historical locksmith could complete most jobs easily with just some key blanks, a few files, an assortment of pin tumblers and a graphite gun.

The Future of Locksmithing

Orangeville, ON (Harold Doan and Sons Ltd.) A locksmith is a skilled craftsman. He is the representative of one of the oldest trades in history. Throughout hundreds of years, his work has taken on a secretive character and he has kept most of his trade secrets to himself.

A Local Business

Orangeville, ON (Harold Doan and Sons Ltd.) It should be obvious to anyone that locksmithing is a very local business. Even in a world of mergers and acquisitions, there has never been a successful, sustainable locksmith franchise concept or national locksmith service network. A glance through any service directory will lead to the conclusion that almost all locksmiths and in fact most security service companies are small businesses, dependent on their local communities.

The Real Truth About High Security Locks

Orangeville, ON (Harold Doan and Sons Ltd.) ASSA ABLOY’s security solutions for private homes are adapted for a wide range of environments from apartment complexes to individual family homes. Locks and security systems for residential purposes must offer protection against burglary and theft, but also be user-friendly and door furniture can also be matched with home décor. Security solutions for residential applications can be suited to individual needs for safety and security.