Locked out of your own house? Well, worry not! It is definitely not the end of the world! Here are some tips that you can follow to get into your home!
The very first thing that you need to do is calm down. You need to first check your purse or pockets very carefully. You may even need to check the nearby ground to see if there is any keys lying down. Also, if you have a spare, and it is accessible then you needn’t worry about the lost key for the moment! You can also check with your spouse or another family member if they have a spare key. And if they can give it to you immediately! Then your problem is solved. However, if none of these options work out then you must look for a locksmith!
Get a locksmith
You can get a locksmith to get you a new set of keys. There are even locksmiths who have mobile services, i.e. they will arrive within just a few minutes of your call because they are always on the go! However, make sure that you choose a trustworthy place, because after all you are getting your house key done and they can easily make a copy without your knowledge! Therefore, always make sure to choose a trustable place. Most of the timber wooden doors now come with locks that can be changed by yourself and it can add class to any house. So, you can simply break the lock and install a new one.
If it’s too late, get to a safe place
Always ensure that you are safe before trying to get into the house. If it’s late at night and you are locked outside, don’t stay out alone looking for the key. There are those night vultures who will be able to sniff your vulnerability and may try to take advantage of the situation. So, always first make sure that it is safe staying out trying to figure out a way to get in. Or it is advisable that you call up a friend or relative nearby to help you out or even go to their place for the night and figure everything out in the morning. Because it is not like your bedroom doors in Singapore getting locked. Here your safety is in question as well!
Try the old trick!
Make sure to always try the old hairpin trick that works on most locks. However, if it is a complicated lock it may just not work. You can even try those little gadgets used for picking locks. But you may need to purchase those tools and hence it might be easier to just get a new one!