Stepping Up Home Security

At the start of 2018, it has been reported that the number of burglaries now carried out on homes across the UK has decreased, with homeowners four times less likely to be burgled now than in 1995   Adding to this statistic are reports that a third of all attempted burglaries are unsuccessful.   This is great  … Read more


Are Your Locks Up to Scratch?

Checking that your locks are up to scratch and still in perfect working order can sometimes be one of those things that we add to our ever-growing list of things to check, but either never get around to it or we check them too late!    Of course, it’s something we might not think about until  … Read more


A Day in the Life of a Northeast Locksmith

Being a locksmith can often mean your work is wrapped in secrecy, knowing how to “pick locks” and enter property without keys is something that only by knowing the “tricks of the trade” you might understand.   However, to shed a little bit of light on just what a day is like for your average locksmith,  … Read more


Going on holiday? Don’t forget your home security!

It’s the best, and the most stressful, time for anyone – going on holiday.  A night away, a weekend off camping or a week or two spent somewhere where the sun always shines (no, unfortunately, this isn’t Middlesbrough).   Before we go away, we have lists upon lists of things we need to remember.  Things we  … Read more


Why is a Good Locksmith Necessary in Middlesbrough?

A good locksmith can be hard to find.  There’s a lot that goes into becoming a fully qualified locksmith and staying ahead of the game when it comes to safety and security, as well as knowing your locks inside and out, are the highest points on their agenda.   For some of us when it comes  … Read more


How often should I check my home security? 

When it comes to protecting our homes, our property, and our valuables it’s vital that we work with people we trust.  People we can rely on to use not only the best security systems around but also the right ones to suit our needs. Using a professional locksmith can and does help.  Here at Tyne  … Read more


Home security checklist 

Looking after your home is no small feat.  Both inside and out.  It contains all of your valuables and your belongings.  Those items and things that you have worked hard for and ultimately that you want to protect from getting into someone else’s hands.    Being broken into is devastating.  Yes, insurance can cover the cost of what  … Read more


Emergency, emergency…. its cold outside!

The start of a New Year and we see the start of 2018 already causing a stir – not because we’ve started our new years resolutions, or because it feels like the longest month in the world waiting for pay day, no, it’s because the start of 2018 has seen a mixture of freezing temperatures,  … Read more


How to Avoid Losing Your Car Keys

Losing your car keys can be a drag sometimes, especially when you’re in a hurry. Here at Tyne Tees Locks, we have vast experience with this particular issue, so we know how essential those particular keys can be, and we also know how common and disturbing losing your car keys can be. The worst-case scenario  … Read more