## **Strong locks make strong security.**
If there have been break-ins in your neighborhood you should upgrade to more secure locks. Modern door locks offer technology that will improve your home security. There are even locks that feature a keypad with a code instead of an old-fashioned key to unlock the door.
High tech locks are synced to a phone, tablet, or PC, allowing you to lock and unlock the door remotely and even send an alert to your device if the door is unlocked.
## **Always change your locks if your keys have gone missing.**
If your house keys are lost or stolen you should call out a [locksmith in your area] right away. You should request re-keying all your locks. You only need to replace the entire lock is if the _only_ key to the lock went missing. The re-keying process requires the use of an original key. if you don’t have one you’ll have to replace the whole lock mechanism.