Locksmiths and lock. Do you have a question for us? Have a read below to see if you can find a quick answer. By the same token, head on over to our Contact Us.
How much do Locksmiths Cost?
A locksmith call-out generally starts around $88 this is the fee to get the locksmith to your place. The service work such as a residential lockout or gain entry to a vehicle is on top of the service fee.
As with most qualified tradesmen in Australia (Plumbers, Electricians, etc), you could expect the cost of a Locksmith to be about $132 per hour for labour with the cost of consumables,in addition, added to the job.
Having to call an emergency locksmith is never fun, but when you have the experts here at Hornsby Locksmiths on your side, it’s not quite so bad. We have Locksmiths that can help you out 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. Our mobile technicians can unlock just about anything for you, even with a security system so you’re never stuck without access to your home, business, or vehicle.
How much do after-hours Locksmiths charge?
The cost of an emergency Locksmith will generally start at around $150. For callouts after midnight or on a Sunday prices can rise to as much as $200-$275 depending on the specific circumstances.
How do I find reputable emergency locksmiths?
Reputation counts and we stand behind ours. If you’re stranded somewhere, you want to know that the person you are calling for help is qualified to do the job for you and won’t compromise your safety in the process.
Checking the reviews of locksmiths and locksmith company is a good place to start but be sure they are also licensed too.
You can also ask for referrals from friends or family who have used our services. You’ll quickly find that we get consistently positive reviews and that our experienced locksmiths work quickly and efficiently.
Should I get new keys?
This is a good question. If you’ve lost the key to your car, office, or home, you might wonder if you should change the locks. Even if someone comes across your lost key, they would have a huge number of locks to try to fit it into, which most intruders probably won’t waste time with.
However, if there’s any identifying information included with your lost key, it might be a good idea to change the locks.
Changing the locks can also give you peace of mind if you need it, if so go ahead and get new ones if it makes you feel better. In the meantime, we’ll get that lock opened for you so you can get into your house, apartment, or your car.
How do emergency Locksmiths work?
We offer 24/7 emergency locksmith services. So, whether you’re locked out of your home or can’t find your car key, we’ve got you covered. Simply give us a call and we’ll provide you with a price and expected time of arrival (usually under 30 minutes) and we will get to you asap. We have multiple mobile Locksmiths scattered across Sydney. So wherever you’re calling from, we are able to get to you fast.
Can I pay with a credit card together with cash too ?
Of course you can. We accept all forms of payment for your convenience such as,
- Eftpos As well as Credit card
- Likewise Pay ID
- Cash of course
- Not to mention Paypal
By The Same Token, How long do Locksmiths take?
On average it will take less than 10 minutes to get you into your locked door. We pride ourselves on our non-destructive methods of entry, meaning no damage to your lock or door. The only time parts are needed is when your lock is broken or non-functioning and when you have a high-security lock installed, you need to be opened.
Also How fast can we get to you?
As we mentioned earlier we have multiple mobile Locksmiths located all over Sydney so our typical arrival time will be under 30 minutes.
Can you provide me with a single key to open all my doors also?
Yes, we can as long as your locks are compatible, this is called a re-key or change combination. We can re-key all of your locks to operate using a single key.
This may be a good idea if you have many keys and struggle to find the key you need. Re-keying your locks to one key is more convenient for you.
To know if your locks are compatible, simply use one of your keys and see if it slides into your other locks, if it does then the lock can be re-keyed so that the lock operates with that key.
I broke my key in the lock, can you fix it too?
Of Course, we can easily remove your broken key from your lock. In addition, this is commonly known as a broken key extraction. We remove your broken key using specialized tools and will provide you with a replacement key.
Still Got Questions
If you still have questions, feel free to call our locksmiths and ask them. Please keep your non-urgent questions for business hours by the same token. In addition, if your questions are outside business hours, the contact us is the best way to contact Locksmiths Hornsby