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Find a Locksmith in Your Area

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Whether you need to secure a newly installed door, get a new locking system for your old car, or simply need additional keys made for your place of business, you will likely need the services of a locksmith. And if you live and work in the San Francisco Baby area, there is a quality locksmith San Mateo who can help with your particular lock and key related request.

The steps toward becoming a professional locksmith do not involve higher education, but the process requires thorough training and experience as an apprentice in order to become an official certified locksmith san mateo. Whether you require the services of a general locksmith or a specialized car locksmith San Mateo, the principle involved is essentially the same. A lock will successfully open when the key’s grooves line up in sync with the keyway’s wards inside the lock.

This basic concept dates far back in history. Prior to the use of lock devices, during the rule of the Emperor of Annam in India, prized possessions were secured in wood blocks that were either hidden in pools in the palace or put on tiny islands, and protected by ravenous crocodiles. By the year 900, the first lock to be made entirely of metal was introduced by craftsmen from England. Fast forward to the period between 1774 and 1920, United States locksmiths have submitted roughly 2,000 kinds of locks for patent.

Today, keys and locking devices are more sophisticated and technologically advanced then ever before. If you have queries or advice about how to find a professional locksmith san mateo, visit the comments section below.

Written by Seattle News Stations. Posted in Car locksmith san mateo, Locksmith, Locksmith san mateo

Comments (7)

  • September 1, 2013 at 9:18 am |

    Where can I find out more about the different kinds of locking devices available and their distinct security advantages and disadvantages?

  • Brian Herrera
    February 20, 2014 at 8:28 pm |

    What kind of maintenance is required for a lock? Does it need to be periodically checked over the years to make sure the inner workings are functioning properly?

  • March 23, 2014 at 1:17 pm |

    What kind of maintenance is required for a lock? Does it need to be periodically checked over the years to make sure the inner workings are functioning properly?

  • April 22, 2014 at 1:22 pm |

    What kind of maintenance is required for a lock? Does it need to be periodically checked over the years to make sure the inner workings are functioning properly?

  • May 22, 2014 at 1:23 pm |

    What kind of maintenance is required for a lock? Does it need to be periodically checked over the years to make sure the inner workings are functioning properly?

  • June 21, 2014 at 1:25 pm |

    What kind of maintenance is required for a lock? Does it need to be periodically checked over the years to make sure the inner workings are functioning properly?

  • July 21, 2014 at 1:27 pm |

    What kind of maintenance is required for a lock? Does it need to be periodically checked over the years to make sure the inner workings are functioning properly?

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