15 posts in category Locked Out

How To Save & Access Your Keys

Getting locked out is a nightmare. Seriously, we wouldn’t wish this mess on our worst enemy. That’s why KeyMe has created two solutions to help you avoid getting locked out ever again. Locked out and need to find a locksmith? KeyMe offers a vetted, reputable directory of local locksmiths on call across the country. Visit www.key.me/locksmiths or call 855-343-5776. Once you get back into your home or vehicle, ensure this never happens again by saving your key at a key copy kiosk near you. If you are ever locked out, recover your key using just a fingerprint. Here, you can find guides on finding a safe, reliable mobile locksmith, what to do if you get locked out and how to recover your keys.

Can A Traditional Key Locksmith Crack A Safe?

    There are all kinds of instances that might require hiring someone to unlock a safe for you. Perhaps the lock is malfunctioning, you’ve forgotten the combination, or maybe the key has broken in the lock; whatever the cause, you need access to the contents inside. But who do you hire for the job? Naturally, your first inclination is probably to call a locksmith... but what if your safe doesn’t have a key? Can a traditional key locksmith unlock it for you?  The ... Continue Reading

How To Find A Cheap Locksmith Near You

Lockouts are never part of our plans, but unfortunately, just like bad hair days, they do happen. You start your morning with breakfast and coffee, and then, just as you’re about to head out the door, your phone rings. It’s not until arriving back home later that evening that you realize in the middle of catching up with Mom that morning, you left your keys on the kitchen counter. Whether as a result of distraction, lack of caffeine, or sleep deprivation, the simple act of misplacing ... Continue Reading

How To Find A Safe, Affordable 24 Hour Locksmith

Late night lockouts are the absolute worst! You’re tired, you’re probably cold, and now there’s a sturdy steel lock standing between you and your comfy bed. To make matters worse, you’re now going to have to pay a 24-hour locksmith to let you back into your own home. Ideally, someone you know will be able to recommend a locksmith near you and save you quite a bit of worry. However, it’s possible that you will end up having to deal with a complete stranger. So, how do you ... Continue Reading
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How Our Locksmith In A Box Can Protect You From Lockouts

If you’ve ever been locked out of your house or car, you surely recall the sinking feeling in your stomach once you accepted the fact that you did indeed misplace your keys. The realization is accompanied by feelings of vulnerability and frustration. But trust us: as bad as you feel now, as soon as you get back in, you’ll want to prevent this from ever happening again. Enter the KeyMe locksmith in a box. KeyMe allows you to save digital copies of your keys in case you ever get locked ... Continue Reading
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Locked Out In The Middle Of The Night…What Are My Options?

  The only thing worse than being locked out of your house is being locked out in the middle of the night. It’s dark, cold, and maybe even scary. You’ve been out all day and half the night, and now all you want to do is crawl into your cozy bed and watch Netflix. Unfortunately, the universe has other plans for you. The good news is, even if you’re locked out in the dead of night, you still have plenty of options. Rest assured, the chances that you’ll end up defeated, ... Continue Reading

What To Do If You Get Locked Out Of Your Car

There are few things more frustrating than getting locked out of your car or vehicle. Thankfully modern vehicle technology does a pretty good job of preventing us from locking our keys inside these days. But, unfortunately, technology is still no match for humans in many circumstances! If you’re one of the unfortunate souls who manages to lock your keys inside your vehicle, don’t despair. It can be really easy to lose yourself in a whirlwind of frustration and desperation when someth... Continue Reading

How To Find A Reputable Mobile Locksmith Near You

  If you have a car or any other vehicle, you know how many pitfalls there are to keeping your wheels safe, accessible and in top driving condition. From small headaches like keeping up to date on routine maintenance to bigger issues like flat tires, dangerous potholes are everywhere. Run over one, and you might not be going anywhere for a while. When disaster strikes, you need help right away. For some of the most common driving issues, auto locksmiths can be very helpful. ... Continue Reading

#PhoneKeysWallet: The Making of a Mnemonic Device

A distant ex of mine would make the sign of the cross every time he left the house. He wasn’t deeply religious or scared of getting hit by a bus. He was reciting the classic “spectacles, testicles, wallet and watch” before leaving the apartment to always remember his keys. It was bemusing since he didn’t wear glasses or a watch and he forgot his keys at least once a month. He told me he learned this from his grandfather, but he’s the kind of person who gained most of his knowledge ... Continue Reading

What Getting Locked Out Feels Like

Getting locked out is THE. WORST. Seriously, we wouldn't wish this mess on our worst enemy.   It can make you feel dumb.     Or disconnected.     You might even consider something drastic.     Getting locked out of your car is even worse!     And it always seems to happen when you are late for work.     It could be how you handle your keys.     But at the end of the day, everyone makes mistak... Continue Reading
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How to Kill the Roommate Drama Before It Starts

We’ve all had them. We’ve all lived with them. You may have one in your house right now. Whether you currently live with roommates or just moved in into a new place, you probably know the hassle of roommate drama. Those more experienced than us tell us what to prepare for, warn us to set the rules and boundaries from the start and never share food. The list of commandments does not stop at ten. But this is the  digital age, where technology seems to have answers to most of the ... Continue Reading