Rekeying locks is changing the lock combination that allows for a different key to open your house. This kind of service is perfect for people that have recently moved into their houses and cannot afford a whole new set of locks
– You lose your keys
– Your keys are stolen.
– You move to a new home. You want only 1 key that works and not a bunch of strangers with the keys to your house.
– You live in an HOA neighborhood where you cannot change the look of your door handle or lock, but need new keys.
This is not a do it yourself endeavor: you will require the services of a professional locksmith.
Criteria For Re-Key:
Not all locks can be rekeyed. A lock will need to meet National Standards Institute Grade 1 designation.
If this designation is not met, you may have to replace your whole lock.
Types of Re-Key:
– Single key re-key
– Master Lock Re-Key: Multiple locks have the same key.
It can be expensive to replace an entire lock, so re-keying allows the old key to be replaced without replacing the entire lock. A Master Lock Re-Key is perfect for houses with multiple entry ways with many locks. If you are finished with flipping through many keys, it may be time to call us about a re-key.
The ability to change the current configuration of your lock is very convenient and doesn’t take very long to complete. A Free My Lock locksmith can rekey your lock in 1 hour or less.
KEY DUPLICATION SERVICES
We assure all our customers the most exact key duplicate they could get. Our key duplication services are available 24 hours and at very affordable rates.