The History of Locksmithing

Beginning about four thousand years ago in Babylon and Ancient Egypt, locksmithing is not a new profession. Often hefty, the original locks were made of wood and were bulky—they did, however, work about the same as they do now. As the idea of utilizing locks to protect valuables spread, the use of this lucrative tool […]

Keyless Entry Replacement

  THE MOST ADVANCED LOCKOUT EQUIPMENT AVAILABLE Not every locksmith can replace or repair your lost, stolen or broken keyless entry unit. The good news is that every M&D Locks and Keys van is a self-contained mobile locksmith shop that carries the specific tools and parts for your keyless entry system. All our locksmith technicians […]

Key FOB Replacement

KEY FOB REPLACEMENT Not only do we get to you fast, but we get you on your way fast, too. Have you lost or broken your car keys? Need key fob replacement? It’s a much bigger problem than it used to be with today’s hi tech key FOB and transponder keys. But getting a new […]

4 Low Cost Ways to Secure Your Home

And now that we made it through the holidays, we can get back to business—well, as much business as the winter will allow. We certainly hope everyone is keeping warm and enjoying football. After the holidays, most homes are full of new gadgets and valuable merchandise that thieves would love to get their hands on. […]

Car Locksmith Brooklyn, NY – Choose Wisely

The United States Federal Trade Commission has released a warning to consumers in order to help them be better prepared when working with car locksmiths. Most big cities, including Brooklyn, have experienced their share of ripoffs and fraud with unlicensed automotive locksmiths. Hopefully the following information will help you find a good car key locksmith professional. […]

Solid SEO Gets Locksmith Company to the Top of Search

  How does an SEO company get their clients top visibility in Google for one of the most competitive industries in one of the most competitive markets? When a Google employee referred M&D Locks and Keys to us several years ago, we had no idea what we were in for. The locksmith industry is one […]

The Best Lock for Your Williamsburg Home

We often get asked what is the best, most secure lock for your home. That’s not an easy question to answer because there are many types of homes and many reasons to protect them. We usually recommend more than one lock, especially in New York City, regardless of the borough. Bolt and chain locks are […]

How to Pick a Lock

You see this title often. If you search hard enough, you’ll find all sorts of tricks for picking door locks, car locks and even some that are more complicated, but really, we’re not going to give anything away here. Why? Because it would be irresponsible for us. Regardless of the pledge we took and the […]

New York, Over a Hundred Years Ago

This link doesn’t have much to do with locksmith services, but it has some great pictures of New York over a hundred years ago. We always love showcasing the history and glory of this great city so check out the article and the images. Hope you enjoy. http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2134408/Never-seen-photos-100-years-ago-tell-vivid-story-gritty-New-York-City.html

Locksmith Trust

It seems we talk about locksmith scams way too much. The Palm Beach Daily News just reported that the Palm Beach Police arrested a man posing as a locksmith. He was unlicensed and taking locksmith calls and referring the calls out to bidders. Some of the locksmiths would even show up and claim they were […]