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  • Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update Jun 2021: We're trading as usual

    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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Rated 4.96/5 based on 2523 reviews collected from customers we've completed work for.

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Locksmiths Local To You!

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.


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All our work is guaranteed with a 12 month manufacturers warranty on all parts and 90 days guarantee on all workmanship.

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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 Locksmiths Blog

Recent posts from the LockRite Locksmiths blog

5 Benefits of Changing Your Locks

Door LockHave you ever paid serious attention to the task of changing your locks? Don’t worry if you haven’t – it’s something that people often overlook. Some view it as an unnecessary chore. Others don’t see it being that important and put it off for a later date. Certain people may even feel that they cannot […]

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Keep Your Home Locked Down in Lockdown with These Tips

Lockdown ScrabbleIf you’re finding it difficult being indoors all day and you’re running out of things to keep you occupied in Lockdown, this could be the right time for you to improve your home security. The ONS has reported a decrease in crime, and underlying this reduction were significant falls in theft offences, particularly domestic burglary […]

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Keep Burglars Out (But Let Santa In) With These Home Security Tips

home security - christmas giftsIf you want to make sure that the only person sneaking into your home this Christmas is the jolly chap who’s going to leave presents, there are some simple ways to stay safe. The Christmas period is a favourite time of the year for a burglar, so if you want to protect your prezzies, you’re […]

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In need of a locksmith during the UK Coronavirus (Covid-19) Lockdown? We’re still trading and able to help!

Locksmith wearing PPE - Greeting customer during Covid-19 (Coronavirus)Our network of professional locksmiths are still trading during the Coronavirus outbreak. We have taken all possible measures to ensure that our entire range of locksmith services remain available during the Coronavirus (Covid-19) lockdown. This includes all installs, maintenance, emergency work, lock outs, boarding up, making secure, home security installs (such as alarms and CCTV), […]

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Post Break-in: Best Ways to Restore Your Office Security

office securityFor a small business, the effects of a break-in can be particularly devastating and range from property destruction to loss of merchandise, money and confidential data and documents. There’s also that feeling of vulnerability and helplessness many people experience after a burglary. However, it’s important to know there are several things you can do to fight back. […]

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How to Protect Your Home from Outside

protect-your-home-1One of the main things burglars seek when targeting a home is favourable circumstance; the opportunity to take advantage of the weak links in your home security to break entry. So your goal as a homeowner who is interested in safeguarding your family and belongings is to reduce opportunity and protect your home from burglary. How […]

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A Guide To Keeping Your Home Safe At Christmas

Christmas Presents Under TreeDid you know during the Christmas season, the number of home burglaries increase? It’s the most wonderful time of year for thieves just as much as it is for your family, but the last thing you want this holiday season is coming home to find your house ransacked. To avoid being a victim of theft, […]

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If You’re Burgled Once, Are You a Target Again?

Burglar breaking into propertyIt’s never fun realising you’ve been a victim of theft, especially when the thief has broken into your family home and stolen from you while you were away, or even more traumatising, while you were sleeping. To make matters worse, according to a criminologist report published by Confused.com, if a burglar realises your property is […]

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Recent locksmith work carried out by our skilled locksmiths

Fitted new locks

Fitted a new lock mechanism, a new lock cylinder and 2 sash jammers.

Gain Access

Gain entry to gas meter room.

Gain Entry & Replace Lock

Gain entry and replace Mortice lock on old door

Cylinder Replaced

Removed existing cylinder and replaced with new cylinder.

Change Locks

Changed locks front and back doors

Change Locks

Changed front door lock on flats. Replaced like for like and supplied 3x spare keys for customer.

Door Lock Changed

Change door lock due to forced entry

uPVC Door Adjustments

Investigate uPVC door not opening. Fitted new mechanism and adjusted hinges.

Door adjustments

Adjustments to door, lock and latch.

Gain Entry

Gained entry to property and upgraded lock

Gain Entry To Safe

Gained entry to safe and provided new lock

FAQ's

Frequently asked questions about our locksmiths and the locksmith services we provide.

  • Why should I choose LockRite?
    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.
  • Are your locksmiths local?
    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.
  • Are your locksmiths vetted?
    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.
  • Do you offer a guarantee?
    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.
  • What should I do while waiting for the locksmith to arrive?
    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.
  • How long will it take for the locksmith to gain entry?
    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.
  • Do you provide locksmith services to commercial clients?
    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.
  • How do your locksmiths open doors?
    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.
  • I've heard something recently about 'Bump Keys'. What are they?
    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.
  • What is 'lock snapping'?
    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.
  • How can I pay for work?
    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.
  • Are LockRite members of the Master Locksmiths Association (MLA)?
    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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What Should You Do If You Find Yourself Locked Out Of Your Home?

We can get you back in! We're experts at picking locks and gaining entry.

  1. Don't Panic!
  2. Take a walk around your property and see if there is a way you can get back in, you may have left a window open or hidden a spare key somewhere.
  3. Call any friends or relatives that you have given a spare key to and see if they are able to let you back in.
  4. Don't try and force your way back in, this could cause damage to your door or lock and prove expensive to repair.

If you are unable to get back in your property then you'll need to call a locksmith, we're on call throughout the UK, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and could be with you in just 30 minutes*.

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