Lock Repair / Replace
What is the condition of the lock on your door?
You have many doors in your home or your business, will you need to repair any of them? Yes, as they stop properly functioning in time.
Door locks and doorknobs provide various functions for the door. They give you something to grip while opening or closing the door. And they provide varying levels of security to your property.
Generally speaking, problems with door locks do not always mean that the entire lock and mechanism have to be removed or replaced. But if we need, we can also replace the entire lock and mechanism.
Often, just removing the lock cylinder, the part containing the keyhole, is necessary. Unless there is another part that broken. For instance, the tailpiece. In most cases, a locksmith can repair the lock.
In time, a lock that is worn out, and may become hard to turn with a key, it is better to pay attention sooner than later. Otherwise, this lock or key can break, and you can get in an emergency lockout situation.
A Broken Lock Repair
When your home’s lock is not functioning properly, you will probably consider either repairing or replacing the lock. However, there might be another problem that causing a lock to be hard to turn.
For instance, there is too much pressure on the bolt or the latch of the lock that needs alignment with the frame. In this case, our locksmiths can align it for you. So the cylinder of the lock will be easier to go in and out of its hole in the frame of the door.
Using the same key continuously to lock and unlock the lock will result in the key becoming worn.
Considering having a new key made or use a spare will probably solve the problem. If a new key does not solve your problem, try spraying some WD-40 in the key slot. Also, try removing the key in and out several times, then lock and unlock the door several times. You can also visit our Helpful Tips Page to find help with more lock and key-related problems.
In most cases, if lubricating a deadbolt lock with WD-40 or using a new key does not fix the problem, you’ll need to replace it.
Sometimes, pins and tumblers inside locks become damaged and render them useless. In this case, repair of these types of problems is possible by LockTech24/7 locksmiths.
LockTech24/7 locksmith technician can easily repair or replace the following locks:
Door Knob Lock
Entry Level Lock
Patio Door Lock
Garage Door Lock
Have you broken the key inside the lock?
You just arrived at your house, you inserted the key and turned it to unlock the door, but the key broke inside the cylinder. You have finished your work, ran to your car, and inserted the key to unlock the door of your car, but only the head of the key left in your hand, and the blade of the key is stuck in the lock. It can happen to anyone and everywhere in the car, at home, or in the office.
If you have reached this page, chances are that you broke your keys previously, or you found a tiny crack on your key, and you assume that it gonna break soon. If so, you have found the best solution for your problem because LockTech24/7 Locksmiths can help.
We also provide locksmith services for all kinds of emergency lock and lockout-related problems.
Our locksmith technicians are practicing with real locks in different conditions. Our expert locksmiths can repair any doorknob, deadbolt, high-security, lever-set, keypad, and many other kinds of locks. We provide 24/7 locksmith services for all kinds of emergency lock repair-related problems. Please call us at (484) 547-7345