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Show Of Hands November 14th, 2012 12:00am

Do you have a key hidden somewhere outside in case you lock yourself out of your house?

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EarlyBird Portland
11/21/12 6:13 am

Why does your name make me think you're a meth addict?

hapiotter2 Utah
11/16/12 7:35 pm

We have a coded lock on our front door. That way the house is locked, but the kids can get in without having to worry about a key!

liberalD Massachusetts
11/16/12 4:35 am

Yup, iys pretty cool, i hve one of those on-the-wall mailboxes and its magnetic, so i stick the key in the tiny gap between it an the wall :)

11/15/12 6:32 pm

I have a fake rock in the garden I can use to toss through the window, but no key.

kuroneko Japan
11/15/12 2:33 pm

Yes, it's called my coat pocket.

hippiedude fields of green
11/15/12 8:01 am

3 cars with garage openers, along with one on the door. And also my keys so I dont really have a need for one

wetheslaves Live each moment fully
11/15/12 6:41 am

We got very expensive commercial locks that are stronger than the door frame and use patented multi axial and other features. This is great for stopping criminals. However, we had to register our name, address and key in a national registry. Go figure.

11/15/12 2:48 am

We have a coded garage door opener. :)

desolatia Oregon
11/14/12 10:48 pm

No, I don't feel comfortable with that. My sister and best friend have extra keys.

11/14/12 10:45 pm

@mklanne ...If you live in rural Texas you can. The doors to our house are NEVER locked and the keys live in the ignition to my car.

Whoever said that's stupid, you don't know me or my home...there have never been attempts to break in.

because South Dakota
11/14/12 10:43 pm

no. we never lock our house

kianiwaters Somewhere Over There
11/14/12 10:40 pm

I have done it so many times. Also with kids you Always have a spare key incase the little s#it decides that day he doesn't want any toys or sweets after dinner.

cutiepi86 Bodybuilder in the making
11/14/12 10:11 pm

...and even if I did, I wouldn't tell you!! Lol

Emma Austin.ish.
11/14/12 9:12 pm

I imagine the only reason more in VT didn't say yes is because they may hardly ever lock their doors to begin with. And unlike in TX, you can actually get away with that kind of thing here. :)

NotAMethAddict New Jersey
11/14/12 8:52 pm

Nice try have to be more crafty than that.

dadstad Texas
11/14/12 8:44 pm

It's in the little bronze turtle near the pond.

hazel Tennessee
11/14/12 8:32 pm

Most times I don't even look the doors (my house is protected by an attack cat).

11/14/12 6:56 pm

I used to live in a place where I never locked the door. Even where I live now ... sometimes (not often) have left the garage door up all night.

forte6627 Ugh
11/14/12 6:54 pm

That is stupid!


11/14/12 6:33 pm

VAteach, thanks for the info but at two batteries in 10 years, I think I'm doing okay, and if I leave them there, I always know where they are.

dabrat East Coast
11/14/12 6:27 pm

Wow lots of people said no, I'm shocked I thought everyone did.

cornybread The Large Malus Fruit
11/14/12 5:48 pm

ours is in our garage, but the pad that opens the garage door is broken and no one seems to be able to fix it. so I always have to carry my keys on me anyway since I can't open the garage from the outside.

11/14/12 5:36 pm

We have the garage door opener code and a manual coded lock box with a key

11/14/12 5:31 pm

We have a coded lock box on the side of the garage door that a key to the front door on it. Best 25$ i have spent with teens that forget keys and drop in family members

hvp828 Carolina girl
11/14/12 5:27 pm

I can't lock myself out of my house. I live in a condo & can only lock the door with the key.

11/14/12 5:27 pm

Nope. Too risky.

11/14/12 5:26 pm

Leaving your key in your cars ignition will drain your battery. Regardless of how safe it is, it isn't smart!

allykat Indiana
11/14/12 5:26 pm

hidden in a special place

MrLove lovers, dreamers and me
11/14/12 5:23 pm

What if the power goes out?

TheMadScientist the mad laboratory
11/14/12 4:50 pm

I mean "locksmiths." Clearly I was thinking about something else...

TheMadScientist the mad laboratory
11/14/12 4:47 pm

Wallet rape can be committed by both male and female blacksmiths. The More You Know⭐

FIAT2LUX On Planet Earth
11/14/12 4:31 pm

Quite often it's a "I though you had it." situation. Should have known… :)

FIAT2LUX On Planet Earth
11/14/12 4:30 pm

We've had enough lapses of memory that we've locked ourselves out more than 5 times in the past few years. Quite annoying. Especially when you lock the car keys inside too!

MrLove lovers, dreamers and me
11/14/12 4:22 pm

I have a real estate lock box attached to the house.

middleground Tacoma
11/14/12 4:09 pm

Key code on door - no key necessary


11/14/12 3:56 pm

omnitarian....I would imagine not!! Of course people in the country don't only have the lack of neighbors working for them. In rural Texas even the Democrats are armed ...take it from an armed left of center but independent ...

11/14/12 3:42 pm

Haha.. I'd still rather pay the $100 :)

omniku dot com
11/14/12 3:40 pm

In the country that's par for the course, but I was impressed when I briefly lived in an urban hood where ppl used to leave their cars running on the street unattended. Proving once again that there is no safer neighborhood than a Brooklyn mafia neighborhood... Ppl don't commit crime on made guys.