Nowadays more and more people are finding more security for their homes, offices, etc.; and more and more people are finding solutions that give certainty in this area.
In an era like ours, where technology is the master in all sectors, we could not spend the time to deepen everything that, to date, we can find on the market to protect our homes.
In this article we will explain the various options regarding Digital Door Locks on the market, focusing in greater detail on two main solutions: electronic locks with keyboards and electronic key locks, comparing the various prices, pros, and cons and what is better to choose according to your needs, whether it is for greater security or just because you are tired of carrying dozens of different keys.
HOW to DO ELECTRONIC LOCKS WITH KEYBOARD WORK,
WHAT ARE THE PROS AND CONS?
This kind of lock is equipped with a numeric keypad, with buttons or touch, applied above the handle or to the side of the door.
Controls the unlocking and opening of the door, from the outside, by entering a code, which you will choose yourself; from the inside, they are equipped with a simple opening button.
The mechanism that operates them is electric and can be connected to a normal 24V power supply or with batteries (disposable or rechargeable). The batteries guarantee better efficiency than the direct power supply, in the event of a blackout or temporary suspension of the current due to works; however, it remains the need to replace them each time in good time before they are completely discharged.
Whatever the motivation that leads you to choose a door with an electronic lock with the code you must carefully evaluate the use you will make, whether for home use or in a company office, whether inside or outside, this because not all are suitable for all users.
PRO:- high level of security for your homes, offices, etc. – possibility of not having bunches of keys in tow – impossible for anyone to open the door if you do not know the code – remote control via smartphone for more sophisticated.
HOW ELECTRONIC LOCKS WITH ELECTRONIC KEY WORK?
These are locks that instead of the classic crucial mechanical use a card or a coded key for opening.
Those with a card are now widespread in almost all hotel facilities, but we also find them in companies on the doors of the various offices and can also be installed in homes; for the latter, however, it is indeed more functional to have the electronic key coded.
The convenience is replacing the mechanical key with a small card, precisely like that of the ATM but programmed and coded to give the opening impulse to the door; or with the electronic key that is very similar to that of the latest generation cars, usually does not exceed 4/5 cm in length and has a rectangular shape, but they are also found in other shapes. It is a coded Automatic Door Lock to give the opening impulse to the door without having to be inserted anywhere, but only by getting close enough to the door with this key in your hand or in your pocket because you click the opening.