Find a locksmith in Fort Lauderdale, FL

Find locksmiths in Fort Lauderdale, FL

Find locksmiths in Fort Lauderdale, FL

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Find locksmiths in Fort Lauderdale, FL

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Top 10 locksmiths in Fort Lauderdale, FL

Homeowners agree: these Fort Lauderdale locksmiths are highly rated for knowledge, experience, communication, and more.
Lss Locksmith And Security Pros

Lss Locksmith And Security Pros

4.8Excellent(6)
5 hires on HomeGuide
15+ years in business
Serves Fort Lauderdale, FL
Kisha M. says, "Awesome experience working with Lss. I needed a new key fob for my Nissan Altima Max was able to generate one even without a working key" Read more
Ed Lock & Key

Ed Lock & Key

5.0(2)
8+ years in business
Serves Fort Lauderdale, FL
Greg says, "Fast and reliable definitely recommending " Read more
Quick Quick Locksmith

Quick Quick Locksmith

New on HomeGuide
Serves Fort Lauderdale, FL
Lock fresh installation, rekeying, repair or replacement. Door closer fresh installation, repair or replacement, Access control fresh installation, repair or replacement. Security camera fresh installation. Door bell and door knocker fresh installation. High security lock repair and replacement. Panic hardware fresh installation, repair or replacement. Knowledge of regulations regarding commercial hardware. Door installations, adjustments or repairs. Siding glass door track repair or replacement, Sliding glass door hardware repair or replacement. Commercial, residential locksmith services.
LRG Locksmith

LRG Locksmith

New on HomeGuide
6+ years in business
Serves Fort Lauderdale, FL
When it comes to something as important as protecting your home or business, hiring a professional Locksmith can help you save time, convenience, and peace of mind. Quality is my top priority. You won't find me cutting corners. It is my goal to ensure that you are delighted with my services
Homeowner Improvement Services

Homeowner Improvement Services

New on HomeGuide
Offers online services
19+ years in business
Serves Fort Lauderdale, FL
While we repair and tune up any piece of equipment, we only install the best and most energy-efficient air-conditioners available. Saving you money on costly repairs and inefficient systems that drain money out of your wallet. Test Drive your new equipment for 3 Years – if you don’t think it makes your home more comfortable, we’ll make unlimited attempts to make things right or give your money back. No Questions Asked.
All Cities Locksmith Inc

All Cities Locksmith Inc

New on HomeGuide
15+ years in business
Serves Fort Lauderdale, FL
24 hr locksmith service
AMS Locks & Doors

AMS Locks & Doors

New on HomeGuide
17+ years in business
Serves Fort Lauderdale, FL
AMS Locks & Doors, founded in 2007 and serving Pompano Beach, FL and surrounding areas, offers professional locksmith and door repair services. Their expert technicians cater to both residential and commercial needs, providing high-quality locksmith services and door repair solutions. With a commitment to customer satisfaction, AMS Locks & Doors delivers top-tier services at affordable rates across Miami-Dade, Broward, and Palm Beach counties. Services include master key systems, emergency lockouts, door installation and repair, and much more.
OM GARAGE DOOR

OM GARAGE DOOR

5.0(3)
2 hires on HomeGuide
30+ years in business
Serves Fort Lauderdale, FL
Sandi C. says, "Response time, fairness and openness about what all the options were to resolve the issues at hand. Friendly and approachable. " Read more

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?

Reviews for Fort Lauderdale locksmiths

Recent success stories from people in the Fort Lauderdale area.
Elaine M.
Knowledgeable and efficient.
Lss Locksmith And Security Pros
Csilla
Professional and courteous service highly recommended!!
Ed lock & key
Sandi C.
Robert was very responsive and transparent. He made me aware of all my options and advised accordingly. The timeliness and fairness of OM Garage Door is a strong characteristic of this company. I didn’t feel like I was being ripped off and I’m extremely happy with the job done. I most certainly will use them again and for sure will recommend them. Great Job!!
OM GARAGE DOOR
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