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Ask London 24 Hour Locksmiths anything you’d like to know about your locks, doors, and home security. Here we’ll provide answers to any locksmith’s related queries and help you have better understanding of locksmith services, pricing, methods etc.

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What is a locksmith, exactly?

A locksmith’s job is to fix or replace things like broken locks, lost keys, and security systems, among other things. A locksmith will be able to provide several locksmith services to keep you safe and secure, whether you’ve been locked out of your house or are moving into a new property and want some extra peace of mind. If you want the services of a locksmith in my area, don’t hesitate to get in touch with 24/7 Locksmith London right away.

If I lose my keys, do I have to replace the locks?

Absolutely. Although someone will rarely discover your keys and know where you live (unless the keys contain personal information), it is always a good idea to update your locks. It’s better to be safe than sorry, so come to 24/7 Locksmith London and have your locks replaced by our skilled staff.

Keep in mind that your insurance may not cover the loss if someone enters your house using your keys.

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How much does it cost to hire a locksmith?

We price all of our locksmith services separately, so whether it’s key cutting or something else, you’ll get fair and reasonable pricing for the locksmith services you need. If you want the services of a locksmith in London, please get in touch with 24/7 Locksmith London right away.

What are the different sorts of locksmith services you provide?

Customers around the locations may rely on 24/7 Locksmith London for a wide range of expert locksmith services. Our services include lock replacement, key cutting, essential keeping, and burglary repairs, among other things. You can depend on 24/7 Locksmith London to offer you any locksmith service you may want. If you require locksmith services, please get in touch with 24/7 Locksmith London, and we would be delighted to assist you.

What should I do if my key breaks in the lock?

While it may be tempting to tinker with or poke the damaged key, we strongly advise against it because it might result in more harm. It’s also crucial to save the other half of the key so that your locksmith can promptly diagnose the problem and obtain a replacement.

Should I replace my locks if I lose my keys?

While it’s rare that someone will discover your keys and figure out which door lock they open, it all depends on who finds them and where they find them. At 24/7 Locksmith London, we believe it’s better to be safe than sorry. It’s doubtful that your insurance will pay you if you’re robbed using your lost key.

Are you able to provide both residential and business locksmith services?

Yes, we specialise in household and business key cutting services throughout London and the neighbouring areas at 24/7 Locksmith London. Regardless of the type of key you require, we have you covered.

What is the cost of a locksmith callout?

When you select 24/7 Locksmith London, you can be confident that you will receive a high-quality service at a reasonable price. If you find yourself in need of an emergency locksmith, we realise that it is never easy, and we want to assist you. If you’re concerned about the cost of locksmith services, be assured that 24/7 Locksmith London offers affordable and effective locksmith callout prices.

What sorts of keys can you cut if I need key cutting services?

We provide a variety of key cutting services to both residential and business clients in London. We can cut a variety of locks at 24/7 Locksmith London, including:

Standard Keys – We can cut any common key for you, whether it’s for your house, garage, or something else entirely.
Fobs and remotes – Most European fobs and remote controls for gates, doors, shutters, and windows may be copied, duplicated, programmed, and reprogrammed by 24/7 Locksmith London. Email us a photo of your fob or remote to help us identify it, and we’ll arrange for a replacement or duplicate to be sent to you.

Fire Brigade & Access Keys – All fire brigade keys, lift keys, drop keys, and standard access keys are in stock.
Please get in touch with us for more information on the key cutting services we provide to customers around London or make an appointment to have a key cut. A member of the 24/7 Locksmith London staff is always available to assist and support.

Is it possible for a locksmith to open a deadbolt?

This is dependent on the sort of door lock-in question. Most common locks can be easily picked or unlocked. Deadbolt security locks are more challenging to break into and typically need the lock to be drilled out.