JUNE 18, 2018
As a homeowner sometimes you wonder when you should Retrofit, Change, or Re-key your locks. Here are some tips to help guide you.
When to Retrofit locks:
Retrofitting is when the guts of a lock that you want to keep are upgraded to ensure proper functionality.
When To Change locks:
Replacing a lock requires a full replacement of the locking mechanism and any accompanying knob or handle.
When to Re-key locks:
Re-keying involves removing the pins and springs in the lock cylinder and replacing them with new ones that operate with a new and different key.