12 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.

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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 Local Locksmith: Tips for Choosing A Reputable Professional

It finally happened. You locked your keys in your car. You lost your house keys. And life feels like it’s coming to an end. You don’t realize just how important those little pieces of metal are until you lose them. So now the important question: How to find a local locksmith? Odds are you go to Google and type in something like “local locksmith” or – let’s be honest – “I need a cheap locksmith.” Do you click on the first link that comes up? When you’re ... 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
Roommate Drama

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

We Don’t Recommend Breaking Into Your Own Car But Here’s How Anyway

Look, nobody is perfect. You worked 4 hours of overtime last night (surely you weren’t partying because you are responsible. Yeah, that’s it.) and the morning just isn’t going the way you would like. You’re in a fog. You have a nagging sense that you’re forgetting something. No, you’re pretty sure you have everything. Time to go to work and ...oh C’mon! You locked your keys in the car. You were doing so well but here we are. Sorry Ice Cube, but today is NOT a good day.   ... Continue Reading

The Murtaugh List: Things To Avoid If You Want to Become a Real Adult

Adulting is hard. Sometimes we just “can’t even”. How are you supposed to know if you're doing it right? Does your supervisor respect you even though you’ve clearly worn the same navy blue blazer to work for 3 days straight. Who has more than one blazer, anyway? Are your parents going to trust your life choices when you bring home your new 35-year-old boyfriend who beatboxes in a punk ska band? Absolutley not. The gang on "How I Met Your Mother" started the trend of creating ... Continue Reading

Sharing Is Caring: A Step-By-Step Guide To Sharing Keys with KeyMe!

KeyMe offers many solutions for bringing old-fashioned keys into the digital age. But one often overlooked feature is the ability to send a key to friends, family members or anyone else you want for printing at one of our key duplication kiosks. There are several scenarios in which sharing a copy of your key with a friend can bail you out of a jam or even make you some extra cash. By the end of this, you’ll question why it took you so long for someone to come up with this ... Continue Reading