Why Use a Local Locksmith?

Ok, we promise this isn’t a sales plea but more of a “let’s save our customers from being robbed, having a half-hearted job done, with a middle man who organises the chaos.” No matter what trade you’re looking for and who you might be looking to hire, it’s always important to know who you’re actually  … Read more


Signs That You’re Working With a Bad Locksmith

It sounds like a pretty ominous title, and the unfortunate truth is that there are, as in every industry, rogue traders out there. The locksmith industry has seen its fair share of scam artists hitting the headlines over the years, and at Tyne Tees Locks we work with our customers reminding everyone to always ask  … Read more


5 Types of Locksmith 

Locksmiths come in all shapes and sizes!  It’s true.  Not every locksmith company has the trained and experienced team to be able to handle all of the various locking situations and problems that come their way.  Some of these situations do require a more specialist service, and it’s important to know that not every locksmith is  … Read more


Tyne Tees Locksmiths – Christmas 2018

Christmas at Tyne Tees Locks is always busy!  At this time of year, we always receive a higher volume of calls when it comes to lost keys, replacement keys needed, and even keys snapping in locks or locks damaged due to the weather.  Unfortunately, it seems to be the time of year when due to  … Read more


Questions to Ask a Locksmith

Using a locksmith is not always an everyday occurrence for everyone.  And if you’ve never used a locksmith before, how do you find someone who is reliable, safe, and ultimately someone who can do a good job? You need to find a locksmith who will respect your property, who understands your security and treats it  … Read more


Finding a Trusted Locksmith in Your Area

Looking for a locksmith in Newcastle is harder than you might think. Not because of the lack of locksmiths, no – it’s because it is extremely hard to find a locksmith you can trust. Why? Because anyone can promote themselves as a locksmith, as bizarrely the locksmith industry is one of the few remaining sectors  … Read more


What is a Master Key System

Master Key Systems and Why You Might Need One Master key systems are a great, yet simple and effective way to manage a number of properties or access areas within a business. In essence, a master key system is a plan, almost like a key route, where certain keys, maybe just one, can open the  … Read more


Is Your Home Office as Secure as it Could Be?

With 1 in 16 people now working from home and an estimated 1.5million shunning the office environment in favour of being in a home office, do we need to start thinking about making our home office safe as any other commercial property.   Most home offices/businesses will be set up in spare rooms or converted garages and lofts.  However,  … Read more


Interested in Becoming a Locksmith?

Locksmithing can sometimes be one of those trades that unless you know someone who works in this area or it is maybe part of a family business, it might be almost a forgotten career.  However, locksmiths have always been part of everyday life, dating back to Ancient Egyptian times where locksmiths were known to be respected and revered trades people – and this  … Read more


Smart Home, Smart Locksmithing

Technology is moving fast.  We’re all aware of this.  Just think about how much time we spend on our phones or tablets.  How much we log on to different social media sites just to “check things” or to find out information.   There is new technology being developed and launched every second of every day.  It now  … Read more