Key storage

Key storage is necessary in most homes and businesses, especially those involved with Car and Vehicle Key storage. Whether you are a car dealer or an estate agent,
Safe Options has a solution to secure and store up to three thousand keys, all with various levels of security. Choose from various locking methods other than key - slam shut mechanical digital or electronic locks. Select from our extensive range of wall or floor mounted key cabinets with various levels of security up to insurance approved high security key safes. Don't get locked out from your home - use our outdoor key safes - ideal for access by carers or for holiday lets.

Explore Our Range Of Key storage

Key security boxes

Our range of key safes features a variety of storage options to suit different circumstances. We offer slam-shut doors that close automatically, extra deep or double spaced hooks Property Management Key Cabinets to store large bunches of keys or even police-approved outdoor key safes to ensure that your keys are always there when you need them. 

If you want to know where your keys are, then check out our key tracking cabinets. Emergency key boxes are ideal for storing essential keys either at home or work. Retractable key reels ensure you never lose your vital keys - they’re always attached to you or your work surface.

All you need to know about key storage systems

The key storage you choose can affect the security of your home or business. We’ve answered some common key storage FAQs below to help you find the right solution.

  • How many keys can I store?

    We offer key capacities from one to five in small outdoor key safes, right up to three thousand keys in high security floor standing safes. As with most companies, the majority are designed to store up to three small keys, but to store extra bunches of keys, long keys or vehicle transponders, we have key cabinets with deeper bodies, double spaced key hook bars and off-set key hook bars that prevent any interference from longer keys with the rest of your key collection. 
    We offer key cabinets of this type with key bunch capacities from twenty-five to five-hundred, which are ideal for letting and property agents as well as vehicle rental, sales and service businesses.

  • Are all outdoor key safes the same?

    Like all types of key safes, not all outdoor key storage solutions are the same. Some are designed for security whereas others are simply cases to put your keys in while away from home. With a variety of features to choose from, you’re certain to find an outside key storage that meets your needs.

  • What type of lock is best for key storage cabinets?

    We recommend mechanical or electronic locking key safes, which allows multi-use without dozens of keys having to be allocated than with key locking (and getting lost. And if you need to have a record of when the cabinet was opened and by whom then you can plump for an audit-controlled key cabinet, which allows the history of use to be viewed at any time by management - time, date and user. Mechanical digital locks are a great alternative in industrial environments - programmable pin code operated, no batteries, slam shut locking, no keys and really durable and with emergency access by key if required.

  • What are key reels?

    Key reels ensure that your keys do not wander or get mislaid. We offer a premium range of retractable Key reels from Securikey and Keybak with either 60cm or 120cm length reels. The reels are offered with either steel chain or unbreakable kevlar cord for extra strength. Retractable key reels can be used by attaching to your belt via a loop connection for the utmost security or a clip-on version to be attached to a belt, trouser or skirt waistband. Some can be bolted to a work surface or a cash till point so they can't be removed if they are needed to operate machines or tills.

  • Which key cabinets allow you to organise your keys effectively?

    Most entry level key cabinets have just fixed position key hooks, which do not allow any flexibility to allow the accommodation of longer keys or even bunches of keys. Our system key cabinets by Keysecure and Securikey include both removable and adjustable height key hooks bars to allow  flexibility. In addition, system key cabinets all have colour coded and numbered key hooks with matching key ring tags for that extra layer of security.

Emergency access key boxes

Our wide range of key access boxes are available with and without glass window doors and are pre-drilled for easy fixing to any wall. Locking options include key, euro-profile key, plastic security seals  and hasp for padlock locking. We can also supply a hammer that is attached to the box by a chain to assist in breaking the glass window in the event of an emergency.

Storing safety lockout padocks in your factory

To comply with health and safety procedures most industrial complexes utilise safety lockout procedures which utilise the use of padlocks to isolate machinery while repairs and maintenance are being attempted in order to prevent accidents. Our range of padlock storage cabinets can store from twenty-five to five hundred padlocks in a single floor or wall mounted cabinet and have a wide range of locking options.

Top key storage brands

Choose from key storage cabinets from Burton Safes, Keysecure, Phoenix Safe and Securikey - brands that offer quality, quick delivery and superb after sales service, just like us!

Key storage cabinets from Safe Options

If you do have a question about our key storage systems, or are unsure which case is right for you, don't be afraid to get in contact with us. Give us a call on 0800 567 7549 or send us an email. Our experienced and knowledgeable staff will be only too happy to answer your query.