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Pick Me Locksmith Ltd an ERA Approved partner

Keeping Our Reputation Secure Since establishing Pick Me Locksmith Ltd back in 2015 we have aspired to be the best we can, with a company ethos that fosters high levels of service and integrity. We approached ERA earlier this year to apply to become an ERA Approved Partner. After being [...]

Choosing an emergency locksmith

Finding yourself locked out is not a situation you can always prepare for. We at Pick me locksmith Ltd answer more calls to a failed lock or UPVC mechanism than we do to keys being lost or left in the house, therefore a supportive neighbour or close family member may not always be the [...]

By |2018-02-13T08:04:47+00:00February 13th, 2018|Insurance, Security Advice|4 Comments

“Pick Me” an MLA Approved Company

The MLA is recognised as the authoritative body for locksmiths by the Police, Home Office, British Standards Institute and more. This is why I felt that Pick Me Locksmith Ltd should become an “Approved Company”. There is currently no legal requirement for locksmiths to be licenced like some other trades.  The network of MLA [...]

By |2018-03-04T20:50:01+00:00February 9th, 2018|Insurance, Security Advice|0 Comments

What Do I Do If I Get Burgled

Being burgled is everyone's nightmare and here at Pick Me Locksmith we see the aftermath too often. We have listed 10 things we think you should do if you are unlucky enough to be the victim of a break in. 1. Call the police, do this as soon as possible; Don't enter the property if you [...]

By |2018-03-06T14:20:38+00:00September 24th, 2017|Insurance, Security Advice|0 Comments

Pre-Holiday Security Checklist

We’ve pretty much all done it, ran around the house last minute, have you packed your passport? Have you got your swimwear? Have I cancelled the newspapers? Let’s go…only to find ten minutes down the road that niggling feeling…have I locked the door? Have I turned off the lights? Have I cancelled the milk? [...]

By |2017-12-26T14:59:52+00:00June 11th, 2017|Holiday Security, Security Advice|0 Comments

Rim Cylinder

Rim Cylinders are often referred to as Yale locks. These were fitted to most front doors before uPVC and composite doors became available. The rim cylinder is used with a night latch, this is the part fitted to the inside of the door. The most common problem with these is when the door shuts behind [...]

By |2017-12-26T16:10:28+00:00May 7th, 2017|Lock Servicing, Rim Cylinder, Security Advice|0 Comments