Find a locksmith in Tempe, AZ

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Top 10 locksmiths in Tempe, AZ

Homeowners agree: these Tempe locksmiths are highly rated for knowledge, experience, communication, and more.
Don's Mobile Locks

Don's Mobile Locks

New on HomeGuide
Serves Tempe, AZ
Here at Don's mobile locked we strive to make our customers happy giving them quality service at low prices
Cactus Lock & Key

Cactus Lock & Key

5.0(1)
1 hire on HomeGuide
44+ years in business
Serves Tempe, AZ
Tina H. says, "Mike was on time, professional and did the job as quoted. We would hire him again and tell are friends." Read more
Unlockitup Mobile Locksmith

Unlockitup Mobile Locksmith

New on HomeGuide
1 hire on HomeGuide
9+ years in business
Serves Tempe, AZ
We offer residential, commercial, and automotive Locksmith service including RV's and motorcycles. We also sell and service Safes. If you have lost your keys or want a spare before you lose your only key, give us a call.
Resposne Crew

Resposne Crew

New on HomeGuide
14+ years in business
Serves Tempe, AZ
Founded in 2010, Response Crew is a professional handyman service operating in phoenix and Tucson, Arizona, and its surrounding areas. With over 15 years of experience, they offer a wide range of services encompassing minor electrical work, plumbing, drywall repairs, and appliance installations. They are renowned for their top-notch customer service, as they provide transparent pricing with a commitment to never overcharging. Additionally, Response Crew extends their expertise, ensuring long-term, reliable service for their customers.
Hick Safes & Locks

Hick Safes & Locks

New on HomeGuide
Serves Tempe, AZ
Hicks Safes & Locks Inc. is a locksmith company serving the Phoenix, Arizona, area. From re-keying to safe repair, we provide a wide range of locksmith services. Our inventory of safes, locks, and hardware has everything you need to protect your property. We specialize in providing locksmith services for HOAs and property management companies. Hicks Safes & Locks Inc. has been providing professional services and products since 1967! We take great pride in the professional and courteous service that our Service Technicians provide. We service the Greater Metropolitan Phoenix Area!...
Locktech

Locktech

New on HomeGuide
24+ years in business
Serves Tempe, AZ
Quick service and we don’t try to upgrade you just honest lock work Meeting new people every day
Al & Toni's Handyman Service

Al & Toni's Handyman Service

New on HomeGuide
2+ years in business
Serves Tempe, AZ
Myself and my husband have started working for ourselves this year. My husband has been doing Handyman/Contractor work for 20+ years through commercial companies. We strive to work hard and get the job done. You will be happy with our service. Once we complete the job you will want to continue using our services. I enjoy the fact that we get to work as a husband and wife team. We also enjoy helping customers achieve their project goals.
Keckhut Lock & Safe, LLC + Home Services

Keckhut Lock & Safe, LLC + Home Services

New on HomeGuide
4+ years in business
Serves Tempe, AZ
I have been a locksmith for over 25 years now and providing peace of mind with great service is my motto. I love to pay attention to details that others would over look. That satisfaction has fueled me for all of these years to continue to better myself.

Your Locksmiths questions, answered

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on HomeGuide.

How much does a locksmith cost near me?

A locksmith costs $60 to $120 to unlock a car or open a house door, $50 to $180 to rekey house and car locks, and $80 to $200 to change locks or install a house deadbolt. Locksmiths charge a minimum call-out fee of $30 to $85, or $100 to $250 for after-hours service.

What services does a locksmith or keysmith provide?

Locksmiths provide 24-hour emergency service for residential and commercial problems. Locksmiths can:

  • Unlock a house or car
  • Rekey a home or car
  • Change locks on a house
  • Make a car key without the original
  • Duplicate keys
  • Program a key fob, remote, or transponder key
  • Program dealer chip keys
  • Install a deadbolt or high-security lock
  • Keyless entry and master key systems
  • Open a safe or office cabinet
  • Replace an ignition cylinder
  • Home and office security systems
  • Specialized commercial locks
  • Open or rekey a garage door
  • Extract broken keys in cars and homes
  • Open or rekey a sliding glass door
  • Push-button locks

How long does it take for a locksmith to come?

Locksmiths take 10 to 30 minutes to show up. After arriving, locksmiths take another 5 to 45 minutes to unlock or rekey the average door.

Do locksmiths need proof of address or ownership?

Locksmiths must legally check an ID document, driver's license, or insurance card to verify the home address or car's VIN before their permitted to unlock a house or car.

Do you tip a locksmith?

Locksmiths do not expect a tip. However, if the locksmith shows up during emergency hours or spends more time than expected, a $5 to $20 tip is appreciated.

How do I find the best locksmith near me?

Start by searching our list of locksmiths in your area, then compare reviews and costs. After finding and contacting potential keysmiths:

  • If you are not in an emergency, get at least three free estimates to compare.
  • Call your roadside assistance or insurance company for a pre-approved list of locksmiths.
  • Ask for recommendations from family, friends, and neighbors.
  • Select companies that are licensed, insured, and certified.
  • Read reviews and check out their previous work on HomeGuide and Google.
  • Ask about their warranties and guarantees.
  • Not all states require locksmiths to have a license. Certified locksmiths with the Associated Locksmiths of America (ALOA) will have a license.
  • Avoid making payments upfront. Pay after the work is completed.

After asking questions and verifying their credentials, hire the best residential locksmith in your area.

What questions to ask local locksmiths before hiring?

When hiring a locksmith in your area, ask them the following questions:

  • How long have you been in business?
  • How many similar projects have you completed?
  • Are you licensed, insured, and bonded?
  • Do you specialize in specific services?
  • Can you provide testimonials and references from past customers?
  • Do you offer 24/7 emergency services?
  • Are there any potential complications you foresee with this project?
  • How long will the job take?
  • Do you offer a warranty or guarantee?
  • How much do you charge?
  • What payment options do you accept?
  • What do I need to provide to get started?

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