What to do if you lose your house keys

We’ve all experienced this situation. Who has not left some keys in the door or who has not ever lost house keys? This simple forgetfulness can make us lose time and, above all, can we conceive enough money and trouble. But we can fix it quickly so if we know how.


Copies:  it is convenient to make several copies of the house keys.

Provide copies:  it is advisable to leave a copy of the keys to a close family member or trusted person.

Insurance:  if these are prone to forgetfulness, no insurance including replacing locks and keys.

Sometimes stress is most useful platitudes. All we ever lost a set of keys, so if the case back is given, we have to relax and retrace his steps.

If we lose the keys…

If we lose the house keys we can use the famous saying “San Cucufato” or our mothers, by the unwritten law that says that a mother always finds everything. Leaving jokes aside, you have to be undone, i.e., retrace his steps. Before calling a locksmith, look and keep looking.

If unaccounted for, the next step is trying to open the door with a credit card or a radiograph. In this sense, we know that if our door is bolted open it will be more complicated. The chances that we end up having a visit from the locksmith are high.

If the keys do not appear finally, we must change the locks as soon as possible to maintain safety in our home.

Avoid such incidents

We all may take to avoid these things and just have to be cautious. For example, we can make several copies of the keys. Leave a copy at home and another at a neighbor with whom we trust a nearby relative, etc… If we left the keys inside the house, so we just have to call them to pay us back.

In any case, so that such incidents do not pose a major problem to us, we have the possibility of hiring home insurance including replacing locks and keys. Given this type of situation, the option you fewer headaches this would bring us.