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Find locksmiths in Dallas, TX

Find locksmiths in Dallas, TX

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Top 10 locksmiths in Dallas, TX

Homeowners agree: these Dallas locksmiths are highly rated for knowledge, experience, communication, and more.
Ultimate Security And Safe Llc

Ultimate Security And Safe Llc

New on HomeGuide
8+ years in business
Serves Dallas, TX
Local locksmith, professional, and understanding of people’s needs. Been in business for over 30 years, access control, high security locks, safes and now automotive. Call us
Vincent Smith

Vincent Smith

5.0(4)
9+ years in business
Serves Dallas, TX
Patricia V. says, "He was very thorough and professional. He went above and beyond to make sure he got the job done the way I needed it done." Read more
GLOBAL CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRIES

GLOBAL CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRIES

4.8Excellent(6)
Offers online services
28 hires on HomeGuide
4+ years in business
Serves Dallas, TX
Marie S. says, "The time that Carlos took to explain to us step by step what they would be doing to complete the reinstallation of our roof. Awesome awesome awesome" Read more
LockFast - Dallas

LockFast - Dallas

New on HomeGuide
24+ years in business
Serves Dallas, TX
Lockfast - Dallas: Your Local 24-Hour Locksmith Service Provider. Serving the Dallas community with round-the-clock availability, we specialize in residential, commercial, and automotive locksmith solutions. Whether you're locked out of your home, need to enhance security at your business, or require assistance with your vehicle's locks, we're here to help anytime, day or night. Our team of skilled technicians is dedicated to delivering prompt, reliable service tailored to your specific needs. Count on Lockfast - Dallas to provide swift and efficient solutions to ensure your security and peace of mind in every situation. Trust us as your depe
ARV Lockmith

ARV Lockmith

5.0(1)
14+ years in business
Serves Dallas, TX
Marcelino G. says, "Very professional jobs" Read more
Universal Foundation Experts

Universal Foundation Experts

5.0(2)
5+ years in business
Serves Dallas, TX
Nicole W. says, "I appreciate the alternative they offered me. I guess you can say I’m a satisfied customer!" Read more
First Call

First Call

5.0Exceptional(12)
Offers online services
4 hires on HomeGuide
36+ years in business
Serves Dallas, TX
Garrett M. says, "They were incredibly helpful and considerate as we worked through the difficulty of a homeowner’s insurance claim. They worked with us and made sure we were satisfied and informed about everything they did. " Read more
ACR Lock & Key

ACR Lock & Key

New on HomeGuide
Serves Dallas, TX
Protect your property with locksmith services from A.C.R Lock and Key, based in Plano. Our company provides locksmith services for automotive, residential and commercial property owners in the DFW area. Trust A.C.R Lock and Key for a more secure home or business. If you're locked out of your vehicle, we can get you back on the road FAST ! Need safe opened? Or need a combination changed? We can help. With over 10 years experience in the the locksmith industry, we have the knowledge to make your home or business secure. Call for a FREE quote, our prices don't have *ASTERISKS* we tell you upfront the cost to do the job you need done. NO SURPRIS...
Key Rescue Dallas

Key Rescue Dallas

New on HomeGuide
6+ years in business
Serves Dallas, TX
Key Rescue Dallas is Dallas, Texas’ highest quality source for professional residential, commercial, and automotive locksmith services. Our expert technicians provide a full range of lock installation, repair, and maintenance services, and boast years of technical experience and quality training. Our services are provided with the highest degree of professionalism, quality, and precision – direct to your location, whenever you need it. If you need locks repaired or installed, keys copied, emergency lockout service, or any other lock or key related service under the Texas sun, contact Key Rescue Dallas for instant and convenient solutions!
Handy

Handy

New on HomeGuide
Offers online services
Serves Dallas, TX
When my Customers is happy with my job I believe we are here to reach out to each other with different gifts. That are a our ability to to help each other.

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 Dallas locksmiths

Recent success stories from people in the Dallas area.
Brian B.
Vincent and his crew were everything you could hope for. They were considerate and respectful. They treated my shuffleboard table as though they were moving it for their own family. I’m keeping his number for future needs!!
Vincent Smith
AJIBOLA O.
Professional job and excellent attitude
GLOBAL CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRIES
Kyle H.
They really know how to properly execute on the job. Looking forward to another project.
Universal Foundation Experts
John G.
Excellent quality of work. These guys are the ultime professionals. Do not hesitate to call them if you are insitant of getting your job done right
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