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Things to Consider When Choosing a Residential Locksmith

By 14th April 2022April 21st, 2022No Comments

If you have lost your house key, you will need a residential locksmith. Your home security starts at your front door, and it is important you choose a locksmith service you can trust.

This month’s blog at Chelmsford Lock & Safe Company looks at what you need to consider when choosing a residential locksmith. For more information, call us in Chelmsford on 01245 352564.

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Experience

You want to ensure that the locksmith you use has a wealth of experience. A good locksmith should have knowledge about the types of locks and security systems.

At Chelmsford Lock & Safe Company, we are fully qualified members of the Master Locksmiths Association. Therefore, we are guaranteed to be able to fix your issue.

Latest Tools & Equipment

Locksmiths should always have the latest tools and equipment to fix your issues. Modern tools make the work quicker and more efficient. If your locksmith uses old tools, they won’t be able to work on doors with modern technology.

Furthermore, they may also end up damaging the door if they do not have the correct tools.

Customer Service

Customer service is important, no matter the industry. A reputable locksmith will answer all your queries and ensure you are completely satisfied. If they are hesitant in letting you know what time they can be expected to arrive, they may not be reliable.

You should use a locksmith who you feel you can trust over the phone.

Service Hours

Your locksmith of choice should be mobile in the event of an emergency. Moreover, if you are locked out late at night, you will require one who is available for emergency call-outs.

At Chelmsford Lock & Safe Company, we offer a dependable emergency call-out service. We also carry hundreds of different locks for like for like replacement or upgrades.

Our Available Services

Our professionals at Chelmsford Lock & Safe Company offers a wide range of services to customers. Some of our services include:

  • Safe Installation
  • uPVC Lock Repairs
  • Burglary Prevention
  • Key Cutting
  • Master Key Systems
  • Access Control

We provide a FREE estimate over the phone or at your premises and can advise on insurance approved security for your property.