Securing an open commercial door


How many times have you responded to a commercial alarm and found that the business door was left unlocked by the employees or cleaners? You might have to wait for someone to respond to lock the door. This is a little trick I use to lock doors that have an interior turn latch--with the help of some crime scene tape--so you can secure it yourself.

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