- What does rekey locks mean?
- Who can rekey locks?
- When to rekey locks?
- Can you rekey multiple door locks to the same key?
- What is the cost to rekey a lock?
- Rekey locks service in Denver
What does rekey locks mean?
The meaning of re-keying a lock is to change the set of pins that are located in the lock core or cylinder. A good reason to re-key your locks is to cancel the old key and make a new key to the lock.
Who can rekey locks?
The easiest way to rekey your locks is by calling a local mobile locksmith. There are also other ways to get your locks re-keyed, such as:
Local Locksmith store.
Home Depot store.
Lowes will sell you a do it yourself “Rekey Kit”.
Or you can even buy online a do it yourself “Rekey Kit”.
Rekeying locks on a house many times:
If you do re-key your locks on a regular basis, you should think about replacing your locks with a “Kwikset smart key” lock. A Kwikset smart key is basically the simple standard lock like a deadbolt, knobs and handles, that you can find on many residential properties in Denver, Colorado and the surrounding cities.
Whats unique about the Kwikset smart key? You can re-key the lock yourself. The smart Kwikset lock is designed in such way that you can easily keep re-keying the lock yourself without calling for a professional locksmith service. To get more information on how to change your locks to a smart key lock, call us at: (720-248-8087).
When to rekey locks?
There are many reasons why you should re-key your locks. The most common reasons why customers call us, is because they move to a new home, apartment or condo and need to re-key their locks. Other reasons people call us is because they open a new business, change their rental tenants, lose their keys, have given keys to remodeling contractors, or after they change their landscaping company, or they suspect someone is entering their home when they are gone. Re-keying your locks will provide you with the peace of mind that no one has your keys.
Can you rekey multiple door locks to the same key?
Locks with the same manufacture or same key way, can usually be keyed alike. This means replacing your bunch of keys with a single key.
What is the cost to rekey a lock?
Re-keying a lock can cost as much as changing the lock itself. If you have a higher grade of lock to rekey, it will still stay at a low cost even when the lock price itself goes up. If you have simple locks on the door, re-keying the locks will not only save you money from changing the locks, but in some cases it will be an easier job to do than trying to put a new lock on your door. To get an estimate on re-keying your locks call us at: (720) 248-8087.
Rekey Locks Service in Denver
Here are some pictures of a re-key job we did in Denver, Colorado. The customer’s roommate moved out and the customer wanted to make sure the roommate will no longer have the house keys.
In the customer’s house, we needed to re-key the front and back storm doors, and the balcony on the second floor.
House locks rekey
Even when the customer didn’t have all the keys to all the locks, we were still able to pick open all the locks and re-key all of them to the same key. We provided the customer with four key copies.
If you need to order a re-key service in Denver, Colorado, please call us at: (720) 248-8087
Great, friendly, professional service! Highly recommend.