The Garage Door Lock

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About Christine Barry

President and CEO at Elocksys, Inc. Helping homeowners improve the security of their property.

Unlocking the Benefits of Garage Doors: Why Every Homeowner Needs One

By |2023-02-26T16:46:36+00:00February 25th, 2023|Categories: Garage Doors|

As a homeowner, you understand the value of a solid and dependable garage door. But, do you know that garage doors can provide more than just security and convenience? The advantages of a garage door are numerous, ranging from energy efficiency to enhanced property value. I have made this article to share the key benefits

Common Garage Door Problems & How to Fix Them

By |2023-02-26T16:27:17+00:00February 25th, 2023|Categories: Garage Doors|

As homeowners, we expect our garage doors to safeguard our vehicles, goods, and loved ones from the elements, intruders, and pests. But are garage doors invincible? No, they are not! I'm going to go through all of the main garage door problems that you may encounter as an owner, as well as some strategies to

Enhancing Garage Security with Locks: A Comprehensive Guide

By |2023-02-04T18:16:08+00:00February 4th, 2023|Categories: Garage Security|

Most people will go to great lengths to secure their front and back doors, but neglect to give their garage doors the same level of attention. Even so, most thieves will go for the simplest entrance point, which is often the garage.  Adding extra locks to your garage door is a good idea if you

Garage Doors: A Complete Guide

By |2022-12-05T15:50:32+00:00December 5th, 2022|Categories: Garage Doors|

A garage door is one of the most crucial parts of your home, yet it is also one of the most overlooked. It shields you from the elements, keeps your automobile safe, and adds an extra layer of security for your family. In this post, we'll go over everything you need to know about garage

How to Prevent Car Theft with Garage Door Lock

By |2023-02-15T18:40:01+00:00December 3rd, 2022|Categories: Garage Locks|

Theft is a common problem that can happen anywhere, but it’s especially prevalent when you leave your vehicle unattended in the driveway or garage. It’s easy for thieves to break into your home if they know where you keep your valuables.  Garage doors are often left open or unlocked during the day. This makes them

Does Your Insurance Cover Theft From Your Garage?

By |2022-12-05T16:14:27+00:00November 29th, 2022|Categories: Garage Security|

Does your car insurance cover theft from your garage? If you don't have auto insurance, then you might want to consider adding garage coverage to your policy. Garage coverage protects your vehicle against damage or theft caused by another person who has access to your home. Garage coverage is usually included in homeowner policies, but

Lever Handle Locks – The Ultimate Guide

By |2023-02-19T10:13:21+00:00October 31st, 2022|Categories: Garage Locks|

What are Lever Handle Locks? Lever handle locks are a type of lock that is used to secure doors and other items. They are also known as lever-handle locks, which means they have a lever on the outside of the door or item being secured. The lever can be pulled outwards to open the door

Everything You Need To Know About Mortise Locks

By |2023-02-19T17:12:01+00:00October 31st, 2022|Categories: Garage Locks|

Mortise locks are the most popular type of lock in use today. They have been around for over a century and they continue to be used by homeowners, businesses, and government agencies.  In this post, we’re going to discuss what mortise locks are, their history, installation, their uses, and more.  Let’s start with the meaning! 

How to Secure Your Garage Windows and Deter Potential Intruders

By |2023-03-16T17:13:16+00:00October 31st, 2022|Categories: Garage Security|

Garage windows provide natural light and ventilation to our garages, making them functional spaces for a variety of activities. However, an unsecured garage window can be an easy entry point for intruders, putting our property and family at risk. Read our guide for effective measures to secure your garage windows and reduce the risk of

Automatic vs Mannual Garage Door Lock: Which One Is Better?

By |2022-12-07T15:39:55+00:00October 31st, 2022|Categories: Garage Locks|

Garage door locks are an important security feature for any home. They provide added protection against burglaries and break-ins, and can also prevent accidents and injuries. There are two main types of garage door locks: automatic and manual. In this blog post, we will be comparing these two types of locks, discussing their pros and