Lock Re-key Services

Are you experiencing problems with your door locks? Are they not working properly? Or maybe you lost keys to your house, apartment or office or just moved in and want to make sure your home is safe from potential intruders? Don’t worry, you don’t necessarily have to change all the locks on your property. There is a faster and more affordable solution.

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Our lock re-key services include:

  • House door lock rekey

  • Car lock rekey

  • Commercial office lock rekey

Rekey Locks And Save Money

Instead of installing a new set of locks, you can choose to rekey your existing locks. Lock rekey service is much faster and less expensive, as to rekey a lock means only to change position of the pins in the internal lock mechanism and not to replace the entire lock. After a locksmith will have changed the pins, they will also cut a new key for you, as the old ones will not work any more.

When To Rekey Your Locks

If you just moved into a new house, apartment or office, it is recommended to rekey all your locks. It is important even if it is a brand new space, as you never know how many copies of the keys there are and who might be in possession of them. Often contractors have their own keys, developers, real estate agents, cleaning staff, etc. So chances are the key can get into wrong hands. The safest way is to hire a lock rekey service, and rekey all the locks, including back door, windows and others. This way, you will be able to control who has the keys to your property.

Lock rekey services are also useful in case of your keys being lost or stolen. If this happens, you should call a locksmith service right away, so as to minimize the risk of potential intruders making use of the lost or stolen keys. After lock rekeying those keys will not work, and you will be safe again. Plus, there is no risk of your door getting damaged, as it sometimes might happen in the process of locks replacing or drilling. To rekey locks is definitely less invasive.

Another common reason why people decide to rekey their locks is after a break-in. If such unfortunate event happened, then it is very important to increase security of your house, apartment or office. In such distressing cases, you should try to prevent another break-in and provide your property with more reliable security system. This has also significant influence on you on a psychological level, as the inner sense of security might be weaker or damaged after intrusion and theft.

Our Lock Rekeying Services

Home Lock Re-key

Our local locksmiths offer a wide range of services, among them, lock re-keying. Our locksmiths are trained professionals with years of experience. When you hire one of our locksmiths, he or she can advice you on the best way to secure your home; if its lock re-keying or replacing the locks. You might want to consider rekeying your locks when your roommate or tenant moved out and took the keys with them. If you are unable to get the keys back and have no control over who might have them, you should definitely rekey locks. Or perhaps you would like to rekey all the locks on your home, so that you only need one key to unlock every door; our locksmith can rekey all of your locks for you, and cut you new keys on the spot.

Also, if you haven’t changed your locks or rekeyed them for more than five years, it is highly recommended to have a professional locksmith examine them. They might need rekeying, cleaning or upgrading to a more secure and advanced model. Just call professional team specializing in home security and let them take a look at all your locks and security devices. You might not be aware of some shortcomings, as well as of all possibilities your system provides.

Commercial Office Lock Re-key

In case of commercial premises, it especially important to control who has access to the keys. The more employees and service providers, the bigger danger of losing the keys or, sadly, to misuse them. Unfortunately not all employees are trustworthy and in business you should probably never trust people one hundred per cent. So if you feel that one of your employees or former employees might have unauthorized access to your keys, rekeying is a smart solution.

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Lock Rekey Services For Cars

Lock rekeying is also possible for most car locks. Not everyone knows that, and it is a useful piece of information, given that replacing car door locks is usually quite expensive and complex process. Locks rekeying is cheaper also in case of cars and other vehicles. So if you lose your car keys, you can call the lock rekey service, too. Skilled car locksmiths can remove the cylinder inside your car door locks, trunk locks and even ignition, so that the old keys won’t work anymore.

Other Locks That Might Need Rekeying

Some locks are used more often than others. Those used on a daily basis tend to wear out faster and simply break at some point. Front door locks or patio door locks are among those most often used. But lock rekey service can also help with cabinet locks, desk locks, window and mailbox locks. You might not need a complete lock replacement, but most can probably be rekeyed instead.

Secure Your Home, Car or Office

If you have any concerns about the security of your house or apartment, contact home locksmith specialists and ask for advice on what to do to provide higher security level in your house or office. Our team of specialists will assess your property in terms of security and inquire about your particular needs. Based on that, they will offer possible solutions to increase the security level and give you the so much needed peace of mind. Professional locksmiths can do wonders rekeying or replacing your locks, installing modern keyless systems or full smart security systems to provide your comfort, peace of mind and secure your property and people who live or work there.

Call our professional 247 Nationwide Locksmith team for a quote and you'll see how much cheaper lock rekey services can be! 

What Customers Say About Us

Mark G.
Crockett Blvd

The keys to my office went missing, just disappeared last night. I was so frustrated, besides for being embarrassed in front of my employees, I also didn’t want to lose money due to the delay. I called for a locksmith and Justin came over straight away, he suggested re-keying the lock, in case my keys were stolen, I thought this was a great idea, and that’s what we did, he then made new keys for me on the spot.

Tyler Goodman
Wilshire Blvd

My office is in Los Angeles and I often need to meet people. So the day my office door stopped to work, I was both sad and upset. My secretary called for me 247 Los Angeles Locksmiths and I was pleased from the fast job and professional education the guy from Locksmiths have. My work day was safe!

Sophia Tucker
98th Street

Unexpected situations are always embarrassing and upsetting… especially if you have no time at all! When I realized my garage door wasn’t working I nearly got a heart attack! After some minutes I got a great idea and I called 247 Los Angeles Locksmiths: the guys arrived on time and did an excellent work.