Doors and Door Repair: A How-to-Guide on Choosing the Right Front Door

Your Area’s Weather

The average weather for Charlotte, NC, United States is warm and humid. This type of weather can affect any door very badly. If you are experiencing a heat wave, one of the problems you could be experiencing with your door is expansion. Expansion of the door materials can lead to a door not closing and the materials starting to break, causing your door to become useless.
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Locksmiths on Key Differences between Changing Locks and Rekeying?

A lock change service is the process of replacing of an old lock by installing a brand new one with new keys included. On the other hand, rekeying just requires changing a lock’s internal parts in order to use a new key. The purchase of a new lock is not necessary as the locksmith will change the code of the current lock and provide a new key to coincide with it. Changing the code requires skill and special tools to adjust the tumbler configuration of the lock. The tumbler is made up of a series of pins that are manipulated during the rekeying process. After the adjustments have been made, the previously used key will no longer be able to open the lock.
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