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Mobile Locksmith Philadelphia LLC.

Mobile Locksmith Philadelphia LLC.

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As a mobile locksmith in Philadelphia we offer services at your location 24 hours a day for your convenience! Call us now at (267) 221-7454 if you need immediate assistance. Mobile Locksmith Philadelphia was founded to help the people of Philadelphia and outlying suburbs receive Emergency Locksmith Services. We understand how important locks can be for our customer’s security, as well as how frustrating it can be to be locked out of your car or home. We provide 24 hour locksmith services to Philadelphia so we are always available for our customers. We look forward to serving your locksmith needs! ... View Profile
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At BucksLocks, we offer a wide range of security and locksmith services.Our technicians will make sure you get fast and professional service like nowhere else. We strive to provide superior aid 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Promise No Extra Charges or Hidden Fees.Day or night, we're always available for you
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Delaware County Locksmith

Delaware County Locksmith

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24 hour local locksmith automotive commercial residential 
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Philadelphia Magic Locksmith

Philadelphia Magic Locksmith

Established in 1975, West Philadelphia Locksmith Co. is Philadelphia’s most complete lock service company. We offer 24/7 emergency service, repair, and installation at your home, automobile, or commercial property. Each of our technicians has years of experience in locksmithing. We are ALOA certified, bonded, and insured in the state of Pennsylvania. Our main store at 31 S. 42nd Street offers quick keymaking services, rekeying services, padlocks, bike locks, keychains and more for competitive prices. ... View Profile
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Van's Lock Shop

Van's Lock Shop

Welcome to Van's Lock Shop. Our knowledgeable technicians provide prompt and professional safe and locksmith services. We can help you choose the proper level of security for your home or business, and your budget. Contact us today to learn more about our company. Serving Greater Philadelphia and the Delaware Valley Areas since 1945. You can always count on the team of experienced security professionals at Van's Lock Shop. We're a family owned company that's fully dedicated to your needs! Call or visit us today! ... View Profile
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Glenloch Locks LLC

Glenloch Locks LLC

Glenloch Locks LLC is committed to excellence in every aspect of our business we uphold a standard of integrity bound of fairness, honesty, and personal responsibility. Our distinction is the quality of service we bring to our customers.  Extensive knowledge of our trade combined with years of experience is what makes us true professionals. We are a family owned business and our customers concerns and safety are first. 
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South Penn Lock & Safe C0

South Penn Lock & Safe C0

Five service trucks and trained and highly qualified technications to serve you. Dana Barnum is the only Certified Master Locksmith in Delaware County, Pennsylvania. He is a Lifetime Member of The Associated Locksmiths Of America Inc. and a member of the Safe & Vault Technicians Association. Dana Barnum and his team of service technicians  have been serving the Southeastern Pennsylvania area for over 30 years. You can trust our experience for all your  security needs. We have a fleet of five well equipped mobile lock shops ready to service our customers.South Penn Lock & Safe ... View Profile
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The Flying Locksmiths Of Greater Philadelphia

The Flying Locksmiths Of Greater Philadelphia

The Flying Locksmiths of Greater Philadelphia is an all-inclusive security provider. We encompass services that are ranging from antique locks and keys, all the way to card access systems, CCTV, full frame and door replacements, panic devices, door closures, and fully integrated master key systems. We pride ourselves in our ability to provide an incredibly fast service while maintaining a friendly, family-like atmosphere throughout the Greater Philadelphia area. We have been family owned and operated since 1946. Matt DiMarco has opened our new office in Paoli and will continue to stay true to the family values that have kept the Flying Locksm ... View Profile
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GD Construction

GD Construction

We strive for excellent customer service and always offer competitive pricing. We are able to perform multiple repair and maintenance tasks which could include, but is not limited to: carpentry work; electrical; painting; general facility repairs; window and door installation and repair; deck, fence, and awning installation and repair. Always willing to work with clients for customized projects. I enjoy helping people complete their everyday tasks, small or large. ... View Profile
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B&M Lockout Service

B&M Lockout Service

I’ve been a locksmith for 30 years. I enjoy my job interacting with my clients. I’ve always liked helping people when they’ve needed it. It’s very rewarding to get someone in to their house if they’re locked out or open their car when they’re locked out as well i’ve always liked helping people when they’ve needed it. It’s very rewarding to get someone in to their house  when they’re locked out. It’s exhilarating to pick a lock and gain entry.  ... View Profile
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Darren Essen Locksmith

Darren Essen Locksmith

 Darren Essen Locksmith, is owner operated for your protection  and was established in 1982.  Serving the city line area and beyond for over three decades.  We specialize in lockouts and also Cover other services such as, but not limited to:  rekeying locks, repairing locks and installing locks. 
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Frequently asked questions

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, Google, and the Better Business Bureau (BBB).
  • 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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