What Does A Locksmith Do?

Locked Out?

Just about everyone has been there at one time or another…locked out of your home or business for one reason or another. A malfunctioning lock, broken or forgotten keys, or a broken lock are just a few of the reasons you may find yourself – LOCKED OUT! Hopefully, the spare key you have stashed somewhere safe will save the day. But what if you don’t have a spare key or it doesn’t work? Then what? Who you gonna call? GHOSTBUSTERS? Probably not. More than likely, you are going to call a locksmith.

What a Locksmith Does

Yes, a locksmith can help you get back in wherever you are locked out of, but they can do so much more.

  • 24-hour Service – Many locksmiths provide a 24-hour service. After all, anyone can have lock problems any time of the day or night.
  • Auto Lock and Key Services – Sometimes people aren’t locked out of their home or business. They are locked out of their cars. A locksmith can not only get you in your car, but they can also supply new keys, reprogram remote keys, and fix key fobs.
  • Cut Keys – Do you need extra keys, or do you need to replace a broken or worn key? Locksmiths are trained to recut keys for homes, businesses, vehicles, safes, windows, doors and more.
  • Rekeying – Do you want the convenience of all your door locks opening with one key? Call a locksmith. They can rekey door locks, so you have a one key set up in your home or business.
  • Installing Locks – Locksmiths not only deal with keys, but they can also install new locks on your windows, doors, safes, boats, or whatever else you have that needs a new lock.
  • Security Systems – In a 2021 survey, it was found that over 83% of professional locksmiths can install home or business security systems. Those security systems can be a big asset to your home and business security.

No doubt about it, a professional locksmith can definitely help you out when you are in a jam, but they can also help you out in non-emergency situations as well. They do a whole lot more than just lock out situations. They are a great asset in the security of your home and business. Not only can they help protect all your worldly possessions but also the people and animals in your home and business.