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Overport, Berea, KZN (4.1km from Durban)
Our team of dedicated locksmith professionals in and around Durban Area provide fast, efficient and reliable 24/7 emergency dispatch services anywhere in the Durban Area– whether it is residential, commercial or automotive. We at Billy Locksmith And Maintenance have been providing top quality locksmith services at affordable prices . We guarantee you of our fast, friendly, reliable and professional 24/7 locksmith services. We are just around the corner .Billy locksmith and maintenance is committed to our clients, and our excellent record speaks for itself. Our company ensures 24/7 emergency services whenever you need assistance. We are here to serve our...
Friendly. Cost effective service . Highly recommend Billy locksmith.
 |  Posted 1 year ago

E 2 Bar Locksmiths

Sherwood, Durban, KZN (6.6km from Durban)
Whether you have lost your keys, misplaced them or simply cannot reach them! Call us 24/7 to provide you with an efficient & cost effective solution. OUR TEAM We provide a professional, fully equipped service enabled to handle any crises with the assurance that your home, office or vehicle will be handled with the utmost of care ensuring the best level of customer satisfaction and efficiency at all times.
 |  Posted 1 month ago
We are established since 1998 and is serving Kwa Zulu Natal with pride with our dedicated team of experts 24 hours a day! Quality is our life, service is our soul, are the belief of our service. No job to big or to small We are equipped to do almost anything, We guarantee the quality of our work ● Match your schedule ● Work on your budget Call us when you you in need of a Locksmith or for a Security solution, our experts are ready to provide you with a solution Quotes are done free. We are fully compliant...
Opening and replacing of locks in residential and business premises. Cover Durban Cbd, Berea, Musgrave, Morningside, Durban North, Umhlanga Rocks. 24 hour call out service available. Mobile locksmith. Opening of most vehicles. Also do transponder car key duplicates and programming of vehicle remotes for most cars. Lowest possible call out rates. Call or WhatsApp 0797804665.

Keysmith Locksmith

Durban Central, Durban, KZN (0.7km from Durban)
Our expert locksmiths can assist you with a wide range of locks, security and key services including replacement keys, transponder keys, auto transponders, RF remote controls and more. Keysmith is a mobile Locksmith in the Durban and Surrounding areas here to assist you with your everyday Locksmithing needs. Facing a minor predicament of losing your house keys, car keys or even a broken safe key, we're here to help you today. We open, repair, replace both residential and commercial doors, locks and safes. To learn more about our services, speak with a Locksmith professional today.

Bafana Locksmith & Renovators

Durban Central, Durban, KZN (1km from Durban)
Bafana locksmiths was established in 2001, we are BBBEE STATUS 3, Member of LASA, Insurance approved and PSiRA Registered We offer the following services: •Key cutting • Lock repairs •Supply & replace all type of locks, •Cut & code (transponder) keys for cars, trucks & bakkies • Open all cars old and new. •Manufacturing, Installation & repair of security gates. •Sale, repairs & opening of all types of safes. •Safes transported countrywide, •Strong rooms opened & Locks repaired for same. We open houses, flats & cars 24HRS.

Lockdown Locksmiths

Durban Central, Durban, KZN (1km from Durban)
24 hour locksmithing business Transponder keys: Supply, cut and code. Attempted motor vehicle theft: In this difficult times we will get you mobile again at a very reasonable price. Special rates applies should you need to have your motor vehicle locking system replaced. We do duplicate keys. Housebreaking assistance: We specialise in housebreak-ins. Fix or replace broken locks, attends to security systems and minor repairs to burglar proofing and gates. Commercial and Industrial: We also deal in high risk security requirements. We will certainly be of assistance should you need advise. We will come to your rescue when your security...

Scr locksmith

Durban Central, Durban, KZN (1km from Durban)
Scr locksmith provides locksmith services in Durban Central, KwaZulu-Natal and surrounding suburbs.

Locksmith In Durban

Durban Central, Durban, KZN (1km from Durban)
Opening and replacing of residential and business premises locks, opening of most types of vehicles, programming of spare transponder remote car keys. Cover Durban and surrounding areas. Best prices. Call 0797804665

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Why would I need a locksmith?

If you have lost your keys and locked yourself out of your house or car, have a lock which has seized, or the backup battery on your digital keypad-access safe has died, you need a locksmith to help you get back on track. They can also help with less time-sensitive issues like changing locks, help install security alarm systems, etc.

What can a locksmith help with?

Locksmiths get you out of a tight spot

A locksmith is a professional who specialises in locks and keys. He is the person who can open locked doors, cut new keys as duplicates, remove and install locks and the opening/closing mechanisms on doors, and disassemble electrical and mechanical locks. His skills extend to the ongoing maintenance of existing locking mechanisms by repairing or replacing components such as springs, tumblers, etc. Locksmiths sometimes extend their range of services to include security features such as fitting motion sensors on windows and doors or fitting special locks on sliding doors which allow them to remain partially open but locked in position so they cannot be opened further from outside.

A regulated industry

Reputable locksmiths are represented by LASA, the Locksmith’s Association of South Africa. The locksmithing industry is regulated by an Act of Parliament and falls under the auspices of the Private Security Industry Regulatory Authority (PSIRA). All locksmiths are required to register with this Authority. The work of locksmiths is therefore open to scrutiny and their actions must be above board and within legal boundaries. Certain specialised locksmith tools such as key cutting equipment and other unique tools of their trade are, for security purposes, subject to restricted availability as these tools may be used for criminal purposes if they land in the wrong hands. Since locksmiths are experts at picking and opening locks using specialised equipment, it is clear that such equipment must be carefully monitored and its use restricted to authorised persons only.

Let a locksmith help with your safe installation

Safes are not beyond the scope of locksmiths, as they are able to open safes which use either keys or digital keypads with battery power sources. Sometimes the low battery warning is heeded too late, and the keypad becomes ineffective when trying to open to safe. Here is where the locksmith will step in to expertly access the battery and replace it without damaging the safe itself. 

How to choose the right locksmith

Check their customer ratings and feedback

Always choose a locksmith with a good reputation. Almost everyone has had to make use of a locksmith’s services at some time, so it might be very easy to find one through word of mouth from friends and colleagues. Reputable locksmiths advertise widely, and their service specialisations will be listed, so it should not be difficult to find one for your particular needs. If you are unsure, check the internet for locksmiths in your area, and read their online reviews before going ahead. Uptasker is a valuable resource in this respect, especially with regard to online reviews from previous clients. 

Find reputable locksmiths that are speedy to arrive

Sometimes speed is vital when a locksmith is needed, and reviews will give you an idea of how fast the locksmith responded to a call and how fast and efficiently they resolved the problem. Did they bring the right tools for the job based on the information given? Did they need to return to finish the job, and was there a good reason for this? When you come home late and find that you have mislaid your keys, or a lock breaks on an outer door just when you need to leave home on important business, your local locksmith will come to your aid. Many locksmiths have emergency 24-hour helplines, so there is no need to panic, whatever the time may be.

Top locksmith tips

Top locksmith tips

Accidents and unexpected problems can happen at any time of day or night, but where locks are concerned, there is always a solution at the other end of a phone. Add the name and telephone number of your preferred locksmith to your phone’s contact list, and you need never worry about being locked out of your home or car indefinitely. Their specialised skills will get you back where you belong very quickly and efficiently, with the added assurance that your security and safety have not been compromised in any way. For more tips, see our locksmith articles.

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