BROKEN KEY EXTRACTION SERVICES
Most people have had the experience of breaking a key in the lock of their car, home, or place of business. It can be a sinking feeling to realize that you're locked out, especially if it's during bad weather or late at night.
With us nearby in your area, you don't have to worry about being stuck in a frustrating or possibly dangerous situation for very long.
Whether it's a Sunday afternoon or 3 a.m. on a Wednesday, just give us a call and we will dispatch someone immediately.
Frequently Asked Questions
When I break a key in a lock, will I need to replace the lock too?
It isn't necessary to replace the lock when a key breaks inside of it in most cases.
This is due to the extensive training and experience of our professional locksmiths.
Their training ensures that they know exactly how to handle these types of situations.
This ensures they can complete the job promptly and accurately.
While you might not have any idea of what to do, our team does.
We are pleased of the reputation we have built as a knowledgeable, friendly, and dependable locksmithing company throughout the State.
People who have lived and worked in this community for a while know that they can trust us for broken keys and any other locksmith needs.
We pride ourselves on our knowledge, quality, and prompt services for people who find themselves in an emergency situation.
Our locksmiths understand that they would want someone to respond in the same way if they were dealing with this problem.
We will certainly do our best despite any damage to your lock.
What is the time estimate to extract a broken key from a lock?
You can do more harm than good when you don't understand at a deep level how keys and locks work.
Because of their training and experience having extracted broken keys from thousands of locks, you can feel confident that they will do the job quickly and with extreme professionalism.
However, our locksmiths never put speed ahead of quality.
They take the time to ensure they have done the job right so your lock doesn't potentially break in the future.
However, you don't have to worry that fixing the problem quickly means that they won't do an efficient job.
Our top priority on any service call is getting you back inside of your car, home, or workplace.
Working with a professional locksmith for this job ensures that the security of your lock remains the same as it was before you broke a key off into it.
Do I need to unlocking services the rest of my locks?
That is no problem at all.
In fact, making spare keys is one of the main functions of a professional locksmith.
Will your locksmith create a spare key for me?
We are happy to provide you with a spare key in case you run into this problem in the future.
The locksmith we send to your location will arrive with all the necessary tools to create a replacement key as well as a spare.
Unfortunately, this is not possible.
Will I be able to open the lock using one or both pieces of the broken key?
If you attempt to do this, you could push parts of the broken key even further into the mechanism of the lock.
This makes it much more difficult to extract.
Although we understand you're anxious to get back in your house, business, or car, we encourage you to contact us immediately rather than try to force a broken key into a lock.
As soon as it's obvious that you have broke part or all of the key into your locking mechanism, be sure to contact us right away.
Once that happens, our ability to extract the key decreases significantly.
We promise to send someone to your location within a few minutes of receiving your call.
If you do, those pieces could get stuck in the lock as well and make it impossible to repair it.
Here are some common scenarios that cause our customers to have to call us for emergency service:
Please don't place any other items into the lock as a substitute for a key.
Not only could these items break as well, they could cause you to push the broken key even further into the components of the lock.
The next thing you know, you're holding the key by only its head because its blade broke and got stuck in the lock.
After arriving at home and placing the key inside of your lock cylinder, you turn the key and see it break rather than unlock the door.
You may have navigated to this web page because you noticed a small crack in its head or blade or you have previously broken your key and know exactly what it looks like.
While this is a frustrating position to be in, it will relieve your stress to know that We are on the job.
This leaves you with only the head or a half of the key because its blades are stuck within the lock.
No matter what the day or time, we will arrive promptly and fix the situation.
Perhaps you have broken a key before or you recently looked at your keys and notice small cracks in either the blade or the head.
Rest assured, we have 24-7 locksmith personnel on call at all hours.
However, We aren't here to give you a lecture about your keys.
Besides that, you could damage your lock even further when you try to retrieve the lock rather than call a professional locksmith in your area.
Breaking off part of a key inside of a lock doesn't seem like it should be as challenging to fix as it is.
It might look like a simple job, but extracting a broken key requires significant training and experience.
We recommend that you never try retrieving the key on your own unless you happen to have years of experience and training as well.
You could cause significant damage to both the lock and the key if you do.
At a stressful time like this, it's nice to know that you can depend on our professional locksmith company for help.
We understand that you don't have the time to wait until our office is open during its standard business hours.
It's nice to know that you can depend on us to arrive at your home, business, or vehiclehere and that someone will be on their way to you within minutes.
We encourage you to call us first and to make no attempt to fix your lock or key.
The last thing you need is more damage and a larger bill than you counted on because we have to undo what you tried to do to retrieve your key.
And we will be happy to come to your location and provide you with the assistance that you need.
If you happen to live close by, it will only be several minutes until we arrive.
Knowing that we're only a phone call away can help to make a stressful situation a little more bearable for everyone.
You just need to call us to let us know of your immediate need.
We serve the greater metro area.
We are experts in the field and can work with any type of lock and any type of vehicle or door.
Our locksmiths are happy to help, so feel free to call us immediately no matter the day or time.
The reason that keys break inside of locks is that they become worn down over time.
When you look at the deepest cuts of your key, you're actually seeing its most vulnerable spots.
If you notice deep cuts, it could mean the key should be replaced soon.
The key could also appear bent.
We are here to help you no matter what your situation.
Our locksmiths arrive at every job with the right tools as well as the experience to get the job done right for residential and commercial property owners as well as those with a car.
The following is a list of the key cutting we provide:
- Storage units
- Places of business
- Personal vehicles
We also replace keys in addition to fixing broken parts.
Just call us today to request one or more of our services. We look forward to helping you get back to your everyday life as soon as possible.