Sometimes, we need to change our lock because we lost our key ad we are afraid that someone has it right now and he may use it to enter your home or business. However, there is one other process that is cheaper than but is as effective as changing your entire lock – rekeying. This process is recommended for security reasons any time you move into a new home, apartment, store, or office space.
Unlike in rekeying where the entire lock and accompanying hardware is completely removed and replaced; in the rekeying process, new keys are made and the existing lock mechanism is reset so that it will only open with the new keys.
Included in this blog post is a video that can help you understand the rekeying process. You can learn the basic steps in rekeying by watching the video below: