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Can Your Locksmith Replace My Lost Car Key?

Yes, our locksmiths can make car keys for all makes and models of vehicles, including high security vehicles. Some of the keys are dealer only item so if you have a Saab, Volvo, or Porsche … Continue reading

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How much does it cost to have to have a car key made?

Car keys vary greatly in price because each vehicle key is different to program and cut. Most car keys with chip run from $65-$295 cut and programmed. Cost of you car key will depend on … Continue reading

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Can a locksmith program my car key fob?

If you have your own remote you bought online or your current remote somehow lost it programming, our locksmiths can program the remote for you. We also carry key fobs and remotes for all types … Continue reading

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Can You Make Me a House Key If I Don’t Have The Original?

We can make house keys for any type of lock you may have on your door. Even if you loose your only copy of the key, we can still make you a new key. First … Continue reading

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How much does it cost to have a house key made?

It really depends on the type of lock you have on your door, home keys run between $2.50-7 with most of them falling in the lower range.

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Will You Have To Drill My Lock If I Am Locked Out Of My House?

No, drilling is only used if we can’t get the lock open in a reasonable amount of time. First we will do our best to open your lock without causing any damage like picking the … Continue reading

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How much do you charge to open a house door?

There are many different things that factor in the cost of home door unlocking. Your price for door unlocking is affected by the following things: Your distance from our nearest locksmith? Time of the day, … Continue reading

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Can You Replace My Locks?

Absolutely, we carry locks from all major brands and can help you pick the right lock for your security needs and budget. Whether you want a medium or a high security lock we got you … Continue reading

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What is Re-keying?

Re-keying is the process in which the lock cylinder is pulled out and fitted with new pins to change the key that opens it. Re-keying will render the old keys useless while saving you money … Continue reading

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How much does it cost to have a lock rekeyed?

Rekey of lock can also range in price depending on the type of lock you have. Most rekeys cost around $18-25, however, if you have high security locks price can go up to $35-45.

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I have key marked “Do Not Duplicate” Can I get a copy of it?

Keys marked “Do Not Duplicate”, “Do Not Copy”, or ” Unlawful to Copy” can only be duplicated with a letter of authorization from the owner or manager of the property. The letter must be on … Continue reading

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Can you make a copy of a Mul-T-Lock key?

Yes, we are an authorized Mul-T-Lock dealer that can sell and install the locks as well as provide copying of keys. Mul-T-Lock keys CAN NOT be made unless the original key is present. To get … Continue reading

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How much does it cost to have a high security key made?

Again, the price depends on the type of lock, they range from $15-25.

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I am moving into a new house should I change my locks?

It is not necessary to have the locks changed unless the lock is no longer functional or desirable. You can have the lock re-keyed for much cheaper than replacing the entire lock. After re-keying the … Continue reading

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What is the most secure lock for my home?

Some of the most secure locks we offer are Mul-T-Lock and Medeco, they are virtually pick proof and offers a very high level of security. These locks can be a bit pricey for residential customers … Continue reading

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Why do I need to show my ID to have my car or home unlocked?

We have to make sure that we are unlocking the property for the rightful owner and check the ID to verify ownership.

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How do I find out if a locksmith is licensed in Maryland?

It is usually a good idea to make sure that the locksmith you are considering to hire is a legitimate business and not a fraud. Maryland is one of the few states that does require … Continue reading

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