5 Ways iPhone 7 Can Unlock Your House

Published by: jumbolocksmith |
Smartphone App Can Unlock Your Deadbolt

Many consumers eagerly waited for Apple’s new smartphone, iPhone 7 to finally come out to the market.

iPhone 7 release date was September 7th, 2016, and many of the people that were waiting in line outside the stores, had already preordered it online .

iPhone 7 plus was sold out online before it ever hit the store shelves, more than it was expected. Although Apple’s decision not to share the number of how many phones were sold, market analysts estimate that the new iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus hold roughly the same share of the market as the previous version did when they had first launched.

Besides the major improvements such as a new long-life battery, stereo speakers, sharper screen and being water resistant, we would like to tell you 5 ways iPhone 7 can unlock your home and can come in handy at a time of need.

Ask Siri Help Unlocking Your House Or Find A Locksmith

Siri can help you unlock a door knob

Siri can help find you information on how to unlock a doorknob or find you a nearby locksmith.

You can start with a quick question for Siri such as: “Hey Siri, how do I unlock a doorknob” Siri would quickly search the web for you and display the most popular results.

If you are unable to follow the instructions because you don’t have the proper tools, instead of just waiting for a miracle, just ask Siri for contact information of the nearest locksmith available.

Search Google For A Nearby Locksmith

Use Google To Find A Locksmith

Best way in the world to find a locksmith is using Google

iPhone 7 has its great Safari browser which makes it easy to search for the nearest professional locksmith on Google or any other search engine you may use. Write the name Locksmith followed by the city and state where you are located (e.g locksmith baltimore md) and see how many local locksmith are available to help you out.

Search engines display results better than phone book directories, with top service locksmith companies, and with your iPhone 7 mobile browser you can look out for reviews, coupons and promotions.

Unlock Smart Locks Using Your iPhone

Smartphone App Can Unlock Your Deadbolt

Smartphone App Can Unlock Your Deadbolt

It doesn’t get any better when you have your iPhone 7 connected to your smart lock. Now a days some residential locks allow smartphone control and in case you lost or forgot your keys you have nothing to worry about because you probably carry your phone with you at all times just like the rest of us.

Brands like Kwikset and Schlage have their line of smart locks that are accessible with apps which can you show you the status of the lock, and allow you to control it with a tap on your screen. You can allow access into your home to family members, contractors or cleaners while you are away.

We have some great promotions right now on Electronic Deadbolts, you should check them out.

How to find a locksmith with iPhone Apple Maps

Locksmiths near you on the Maps App

Just type in the word locksmith in the Maps App to find nearby locksmiths

If you search for the term locksmith in the maps app it will show you pin points location of local locksmith around you, you probably need a locksmith to come to you and this way you can find the nearest one in your area. Another great feature about the apple maps app is that Yelp is linked directly in it and you can see star rating and real reviews by real costumers.

How to pick a lock using YouTube

If you want to save time and money, we recommend you try to unlock your house yourself.

YouTube can be very helpful when it comes to any DIY situation, including house lockouts and car lockouts.

You can easily find many videos that will teach you how to unlock a door knob using a credit card or how to pick a lock using a hair pin. After understanding how to do it yourself, now is the time to get to work and apply what you have learned.

All of these tips do of course apply to any smartphone, but we just wanted to take part of the buzz the new iPhone 7 has created to share these tips and information with you. We’re excited on the launch of the new iPhone 7 and can’t wait to own it ourselves.

If you have any questions, even if it’s a do it yourself lock picking question, we’ll be glad to assist.