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Cutting Keys by Code Explained by Locksmith

Key codes

Dear Valued Customers, Ever wondered how locksmiths create a perfect duplicate key, even without the original in hand? It’s all thanks to a fascinating process known as cutting keys by code, and we’re here to shed some light on this ingenious method. What is Cutting Keys by Code? Cutting keys by code is a precise […]

Unlocking Tru-Max Security: A Comprehensive Guide to Our Services and Solutions.

service technician in van

At Tru-Max Security, we’re dedicated to delivering robust security solutions tailored to your specific needs. Our extensive range of services encompasses every aspect of security enhancement, ensuring your property remains protected at all times. Let’s take a closer look at each option, including the newly added “Install customer provided hardware” section: Lock Services: From routine […]

40 Best Canadian Locksmith Blogs and Websites

Locksmith Best Blogs

We are thrilled to announce that Trumax Security has been selected by Feedspot as one of the top 40 Canadian locksmith websites and blogs! Being recognized in such esteemed company is a true honor for us, and we are grateful for this acknowledgment of our dedication to providing valuable content and resources to our audience. […]

Astragals: Strengthening Defenses for Enhanced Protection

Steel Doors

Hello, valued readers,   Today, let’s explore an often underestimated aspect of business security – the impactful role of astragals. In the realm of safeguarding assets and fortifying commercial spaces, astragals emerge as indispensable. Join us as we delve into their significance and the profound impact they can have on boosting businesses’ resilience against potential […]

The Difference Between Safe Dial and Keypad Locks!

keypad vs dial

Recently in the news, a well-known American safe manufacturer, Liberty, provided the backdoor code for an electronic digital safe dial to the FBI after receiving a warrant for the safe. The safe in question was a gun safe suspected of containing illegal items. This, of course, resulted in significant controversy and backlash for the company, […]

The Significance of Locks, Guard Plates, and Electronic Strikes on Vestibule Doors.

When it comes to the security and functionality of a building’s vestibule doors, the role of locks, guard plates, and electronic strikes cannot be overstated. These components play a crucial role in safeguarding your property and ensuring the convenience of entry. Here’s a closer look at why they are so important: 1. Elevating Security Locks […]

Safeguard Your Vehicle: The Importance of Faraday Pouches for Car Keys

Protect your key fob

In today’s world, car theft has become a significant concern for car owners. However, there is a practical and effective solution to protect your valuable vehicle: Faraday pouches for car keys. In this blog post, we will explore the concept of Faraday pouches and how they can effectively prevent car theft by thwarting key duplication […]

The Difference Between Schlage & Weiser products.

Schlage and Weiser locks

When it comes to keeping your home safe, you need a lock system that you can trust. That’s where Schlage and Weiser come in – two of the most popular and reliable brands in the lock industry. Let’s take a closer look at the pros of each, so you can decide which is best for […]

What type of keys do I have?

Various types of keys and locks

There is a wide variation of keys and what they are used for. At Tru-Max Security we can copy and cut many of these for you. Many lock companies have their own specific key that will only fit their locks. To determine this we look at several aspects of the key to identify which company […]

Electronic Locks and their Features

EMB Electronic locks In the 21st century, we have smarter Smartphone’s every year, smart watches, smart houses. While you’re no doubt familiar with electronic locks, your home probably still relies on a standard deadbolt lock and key. There are a variety of keyless electronic access systems. What are the best keyless systems and what are […]

Dealing with Frozen Locks

key in a frozen lock

Dealing with Frozen Locks in our Canadian Winter What to do and how to prevent it from happening to you? Winter can quickly become a headache when water and ice get into your door locks, padlocks, and freeze. Dealing with frozen locks can be frustrating because you simply want to get on with your day. […]

What you Need to Know to Secure Your New Home

Buying a home is exciting, but there can often be security risks attached to the purchase you may not be aware of. I’m referring to risks that are inherited – either from the builder or the previous homeowner. Keys are a perfect example. It’s exciting to receive the keys to a new home, but you […]

Safes:  Types, Maintenance and Service

Here at Tru-Max Security, we do a lot of lock work and installations. However; I wanted to take this time to also mention that we install, repair, and change the combination of safes. Whether it is a home safe with and electronic pin pad; maybe a large fridge safe, we can help you. The services […]