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- Home Openings
- Door and Hardware Installation & Service
- Keys Made
- Locks Changed
- Locks Re-keyed
- Locks Serviced
Home openings are a simple and easy job for a locksmith to do. A house lockout typically takes less than 5 minutes for the majority of homes. It usual takes us longer write the receipt than open your house. 95% of the time there is no damage when opening a house. About one out of every twenty unlocks we doh ave to drill out the lock. If we do have to drill out the lock we will replace the lock and secure your home before we leave. You will be charged for the replacement lock.
We carry new grade 3 residential door knobs, deadbolts and latches in stock. If you need a new dead bolt added or an old worn out knob we can do it. We carry the most typically Schlage and Kwikset locks in a brass 626 finish. It typically takes about 30 minutes to install a new lock if the door is not prepped.If you have a special house or lock we can special order any item for you. Click here for more information about residential hardware.
Sometime you have lost your keys for an inner door our your outside door. We can open the door, dissemble it to make you a new key. We can make a key that did work your lock and/or we can re-key while we have it out to match a new key. We also have the capabilities to make extra spare keys on the spot.
Need a new lock? That is easy. We can change out the whole lock assembly for you in a matter of minutes. Note if the door is not have the standard 2-3/8″ or 2-3/4″ back-set prep there will be additional charges for modifying your door. Note having your locks changed is slightly different than re-keying your locks.
Does someone have a key to your house that your don’t want them to have? We can change that. Re-keying your locks is a process where we dissemble your current locks and change the pin tumblers inside that and cut new keys so that your old keys no longer work. And you have a new set of keys that just you have. It typically takes 10-15 minutes per lock set to re-key. Please plan time accordingly.
Is your lock a little loose? or Sticking? Sometimes older locks just need a little bit of lubrication and tightening of screws and they are just fine. We can service existing door knobs, levers, deadbolts and latches. If your locks are worn too much we may recommend replacing them for better functioning and security.
Call us now at 541-632-3968 to solve your residential locksmith need(s).