Star rating on a cylinder - what does it mean?

There are many different types of Euro Cylinder locks so it’s easy to get confused about the quality and ultimately which one(s) you should choose. To keep it simple here is a breakdown of what the Star ratings and the Kitemark means for a cylinder. 

Avoiding rogue locksmiths

When it comes to protecting your home, you need to know that any work carried out by locksmiths is genuine and to a high standard. The locksmith industry is not without its share of scammers though, looking to make quick cash, or even worse, target your home for potential burglaries. 

How to choose a locksmith

Here are some tips on how to choose a locksmith: Do your research. Before you call a locksmith, take some time to research your options. Read online reviews, ask friends and family for recommendations. Get multiple estimates. Once you've narrowed down your list of potential locksmiths, get multiple estimates before making a decision. This will help you ensure that you're getting a fair price for the services you need. 

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