Home Buying Process December 17, 2020

Is It Better To Rekey or Change Locks?

Whether you just moved into a new home or have been in the same house for a while, it might be a good time for you to look into changing your locks. But is rekeying a better option? Most home warranties cover at least one of these.

Do you know how to rekey a lock? It’s knowledge that can come in handy when you buy a new home. They say that one of the first things you should do when you move into a new home is change the locks. You never know who might have a key to your new front door. Changing or rekeying your home’s locks might be a good idea if you’ve lived in the same house for a while or if you’ve recently had a roommate move out, too.

But should you change or rekey the locks on your home? And does your American Home Shield® Home Warranty cover it?

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