?I can hear it now. The crowd is on its feet, the crack of the bat as the ball goes cruising through the grass, past the short stop to the left of center field, as the runner from second base rounds third on his way home. He's almost there, the home team crowd is going nuts, but wait, this is not where the announcement of an umpire in baseball is heard when your favorite team scores a run, this article is about Safes. Come to think of it, on every baseball team there is a manager of the ball club. An effective manager finds logical and trusted ways for the team to stay ahead of the others, to prevent loss, to be better and secure, making good and solid decisions, to stay one step ahead of everyone else and be certain to cultivate the proper relationships with each member of the team. But most importantly to build and maintain trust. No matter if it is for home or business use a safe helps to manage those important items such as jewelry, heirlooms, important documents and monies that are too personal or essential, even necessary, for a person to keep at home or an office, in a desk or file cabinet as opposed to depositing them in banks, lock and safety deposit boxes or merely hoping no one might break in and steal it. As evidenced in this expose a safe conjures up numerous ideas. Fort Knox, untold treasure and discovery and of course, bank robberies. With the exception of the tried and true Hollywood movie, and the advancements in safes and lock technology the bank robbery scenario would prove to be if not close to impossible, more a thing of the past. And this is required for those who consider the purchase of a safe. A safe can be purchased in various sizes for a range of functions, installed as easy as setting down and learning the combination by the consumer to large home or industrial safes with electronic locks and security alarm systems in place, bolted or free standing. One option to ensure the proper installation of a safe is to consult and employ a locksmith. Locksmiths can not only install the product but also can aid in the purchase as most locksmiths sell a large variety of safes, including fireproof safes, and their knowledge of these items and the locks and techniques used with them is more than a benefit, it is a comfort. In times when important possessions, store inventories, family or business documents and monies are meant to stay "safe" and in your possession the use of a locksmith for purchase and installation is also suggested for any inconvenient or troublesome safe lock outs, loss of combination or key code number or key code failure. A relationship of trust and dependable care is created, built, in this "partnership" that goes well beyond merely purchasing a safe from a store and hoping no maintenance or care is needed, the trust between the two, each managers of important contents, is priceless. So next time you're at the big game and you hear the umpire call out loudly "SAFE" , you can rest assured in knowing that your belongings are safe and secure, too.