Following recent government guidelines, we are fully functional and our network of professional locksmiths are able to assist you with all locksmith requirements. This includes all installs, maintenance, emergency work, lock outs, boarding up, making secure, home security installs (such as alarms and CCTV), potential security risks, insecure premises, potential fire risks, security needs for the vulnerable and more. Our full range of services are available. For more information and for more details on how we're protecting our customers and our staff please click here.
Amid the latest developments around the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, we wanted to inform you that we have taken all possible measures to ensure all of our locksmith services remain available and our customers and staff are protected.
Here are some of the measures we have taken to ensure our services remain unaffected:
All our locksmiths have been fully briefed on social distancing and safe practices during this time. They will take appropriate precautions when attending. This may include sanitizing equipment and the use of PPE, such as gloves and/or masks.
You may be asked some questions about your situation to identify any potential risks.
Our office staff will be working from home. This means our phone lines will remain open as usual and our customer support and administration will continue unaffected.
Our team will still be available at the end of the phone on our usual number 0800 0612 677 for any queries you may have if you need us.
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All of our locksmiths are experts in lock repairs and replacements for both commercial and domestic clients. Our focus on customer service and value for money makes us the number one choice for major companies and home owners alike.
Local locksmith services throughout the UK
Our lock smiths are on-call 24 hours a day for all types of locksmith work including emergency locksmith services, lock-outs, lock changes & repairs, burglary repairs and emergency entry. As well as traditional locksmithing we can also install and maintain the latest digital smart locks for timber, PVCu and composite doors, such as the Yale Conexis L1 that can be unlocked with your smartphone and the yale keyless lock which can be unlocked with a key fob or unique code.
Same day lock repairs
Our mobile locksmiths carry a wide range of common household locks on their vans from leading industry brands including Yale, ERA and Union. This means that your locksmith will usually be able to provide cylinder locks, mortice locks, rim cylinders and more on the spot, so they can complete the job in just one visit.
No call out fee, locksmith work guaranteed
There's no 'call-out' fee, we aim to get to you within 30 minutes, and we're available 24 hours a day. Our work is guaranteed with a 12 month manufacturers warranty on all parts and 90 days guarantee on all workmanship.
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If you're locked out, lost your keys or you're finding it hard to lock your door, our trusted and trained locksmiths are available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to unlock your door and get you back into your property.
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We aim to give you the best possible service without charging you a fortune - our reputation depends on it! We provide a highly professional service at a very affordable price. LockRite is fully accredited with certifications for CHAS, Constructionline, ISO 9001, ISO 14001, OHSAS 14001 and more. LockRite are official Yale Smart Security Partners too, which means we're trusted by Yale to provide and install the latest in Yale smart home security, including smart locks, CCTV and alarms.
All our work is guaranteed with a 12 month manufacturers warranty on all parts and 90 days guarantee on all workmanship.
Yale Smart Security Partners
LockRite Locksmiths have partnered with Yale to bring you the latest Smart Living Products to keep your home secure. Yale is among the best-known and most respected names in the lock industry, with millions of Yale locks in use worldwide. LockRite are official Yale Smart Security Partners and our trusted locksmiths have been trained by Yale to fit their range of smart security products including the Conexis smart lock, smart home CCTV and smart home alarm range.
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LockRite is the largest uniformed, DBS Checked (Formerly CRB) Locksmith network in the UK. We have locksmiths that work and live in or close to your area and can usually be with you within 30 minutes. We are on call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, we never charge a call out fee and our work comes complete with a guarantee.
Yes! All our locksmiths actually live within the locality they serve or close enough for a short commute. Not only does this mean they can be with you quickly (usually within 30 minutes) but it also means you are helping to support a local business rather than a company which has no interest in your community.
All of our locksmiths are DBS checked and professionally trained for your peace of mind and security. A DBS check (previously known as a CRB check) is a list of records that show an individual's Cautions, Convictions, Reprimands and Warnings and can also include information held by the police.
Yes! Customer satisfaction is the number one priority at LockRite. Our work is guaranteed with a 12 month manufacturers warranty on all parts and 90 days guarantee on all workmanship and our customer service team is available 24/7 to discuss any queries on 0800 0612 677. We're also CHAS accredited and ISO9001 registered which demonstrates we take our health & safety responsibilities seriously.
Please make sure we have a valid contact number for you (mobile/neighbours landline, etc) and that you are able to answer the phone in case the locksmith has problems locating you. Please don't tamper with the lock yourself as you could cause additional damage which may prove expensive to repair.
If the lock is a standard rim cylinder type (Yale/Euro Cylinder) then in most instances entry can be gained within a matter of minutes. More complex locks such as five lever mortice deadlocks will take longer due to their inherently secure nature.
Yes we do. We provide the largest uniformed, DBS Checked (Formerly CRB) Locksmith network in the UK. We regularly carry out work for commercial clients such as banks and insurance companies. Please visit our National Accounts Website for more information.
Our locksmiths open doors using specialised techniques, knowledge and experience. They're trained to open doors using the latest non-destructive techniques and tools to get you back in without unnecessary damage to your locks or doors where possible. See our article How do locksmiths open doors? for a more detailed explanation of the process.
Bump Keys are special keys which can open practically any rim cylinder lock. They are special locksmith tools but recently there have been reports of homes being broken into by thieves using bump keys which are freely available to buy online. Perhaps the most unsettling thing about this is it allows a thief to gain entry as easily as if they had your own house key - silently and quickly. It is possible to have anti-bump locks fitted which will prevent your locks from being compromised this way. Give us a call if you would like to discuss this option.
Lock snapping is a term given to a technique used by some burglars to break into Euro cylinder locks (the type commonly found on uPVC doors) by physically snapping the cylinder in half. Once the lock is snapped the door can be opened within a matter of seconds. Anti-snap locks are available which can prevent this method of forced entry. Give us a call if you would like to discuss this option.
We accept all major debit and credit cards and will also take cash on site. Payment can be made via a card terminal carried by our locksmiths or payments can be made by calling our head office and a receipt will be given.
The main focus of the Master Locksmiths Association is to offer a certification program for locksmiths in the UK. All LockRite locksmiths are certificated by us, after completing one on one training sessions with our experienced, professional locksmith trainer over several weeks. They also receive expert training from Yale on the latest smart security products, such as Yale smart locks, Yale CCTV and Yale Alarm systems. Better still, their locksmith training is on going throughout their career. Therefore, LockRite are not members of the Master Locksmiths Association.
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