Just like other wine collectors, I take pride in my wine collection, and I make sure that my wine cellar is protected at all times. It might seem like the only threat to wines would be thirst and a corkscrew, but there are a lot of things you need to consider including security.
Importance of Wine Cellar Security
I know a lot of people who have wine cellars here in Toronto, and one thing I notice is most of them don’t pay enough attention to security and just focus on temperature and space. But I can’t stress enough the importance of hiring a Toronto locksmith firm to protect your collection.
For starters, a locksmith can provide you with a duplicate key in case you get locked out of the cellar and you can’t get in because you lost the key. That’s happened to me before and I can’t tell you how frustrating it can be. If it wasn’t for the duplicate key the locksmith made for me, I would’ve had no choice but to break down the door, something I wasn’t looking forward to.
Second, Toronto locksmiths today offer more than just duplicate key service, as they also know how to set up a security system for wine cellars. I once thought of setting up the security system myself, but we’re talking wine cellars here, so factors like temperature and light come into play. I needed help.
Wine Cellar Protection
I did some research and got in touch with a Toronto locksmith service, and thankfully they knew exactly what I needed. I was actually expecting them to just provide me with a duplicate key, but they installed a complete security system for my wine cellar. And when I say complete security, I mean the system includes protection from break-ins, power outages, temperature fluctuations, light exposure, you name it.
Before the locksmith installed the system, they provided me with information about wine cellar protection, and it’s proved very useful. Basically, wine cellar protection services provided by Toronto locksmiths focus on theft, humidity, light and temperature. Each aspect of this was covered in detail by the locksmith, and he showed how the protection system works, neat.
Finally, I want to say that protection is not limited to locks and keys anymore, as they also provide electronic keypads and other security mechanisms. And the best thing about it is the system didn’t take too long to install, and once in place I felt peace of mind.