Locks are one of the most amazing inventions mankind has ever made. They help you stay safe, you can make sure no one enters your private property. But what comes as a drawback is if you forget or misplace your keys! What a nightmare it is going to be, one can only imagine.
Today we’ve got you some amazing tips and tricks to never lose your keys again! and no it does not include having a spare key, because that is highly discouraged by the police.
Use adhesive tape to tape it to a nondescript rock in your yard.
This is probably the best way to hide your spare key. tape it to a rock in your backyard using adhesive tape. This way the buglers will never be able to find it. After all, no one expects it to be taped to a rock. But still, if someone does start searching your backyard for one, it is highly unlikely that they will find this one rock that you’ve taped. For a minute let us think that they’ve found that one rock, let’s be real, no one expects the key to be TAPED. Therefore, they will most likely search for it on the ground, but won’t find it there.
Use a piece of string
Tying a colorful piece of string can make a huge difference for you. To begin with, if you’re ever confused between different keys, you’ll know which is for which lock. You can bring out the inner artist in you and color code your keys too. Moreover, if you ever lost them, you’ll be able to see them distinctively!
Put an extra key behind your license plate
Here is another trick to hide your spare key, hide it behind your license plate. Yes, you heard that right. Just like that rock in your garden, a bugler won’t suspect you’d be carrying a spare key on your license plate. Moreover, if you’re away from your house with your car, you’ll always be carrying it with you. What you just need to do for this is that unscrew the license plate, put the key there, and then screw it back in.
Unlock a car with a frozen car lock
It is snowing and your car’s lock is frozen, don’t you almost curse your luck at that? I mean it’s early in the morning, your freezing and to top it off your car lock is making you late for work. It is an amazing start to the day, isn’t it? But we are here with a solution for you. Put some sanitizer on your key and put it in the lock, voila! you’ve got an unlocked car! Now you never have to worry about getting late because of a frozen lock.
Use lego keychains
We did know lego was multipurpose, but we never thought we’d be using it for this. We’ve all played with legos in our childhood, and some of us still do! Using colorful legos is not only an absolutely unique but also a fun idea. It’ll make your keys stand out with the bright colors.
Colour code your keys with a nail polish
If using a string is not your thing then you might want to consider a nail polish. If you’re thinking this is going to work, we’ve got the answer to it. It will work exactly how the strings work. You will have to color code your keys and then remember which color is for which lock. This will not only help you keep your keys organized but also help you find them easily if lost.