When Do I Need a Locksmith September 16, 2019 Knowing when to hire a locksmith can be difficult, as you do not want to waste your money calling out a professional if this is not necessary. However, it is important you know when you must get a locksmith out, to keep you and your home as safe as possible. Locksmiths can service your locks The locks on your doors are the biggest form of home security you will have, but they often go uncared for. It is a great idea to call out a locksmith occasionally, to take a look at your locks and to assess their performance. Common faults with locks include: broken deadlatches, improper strike alignment and deadbolts that cannot extend completely. However, these issues can often go unnoticed, so require a professional locksmith. Locksmiths can let you into your home/car If you have found yourself locked out of your home or car with no other way to get in, it is time to hire a locksmith. If you are locked out of your home, a locksmith will do their best to get you back in again and can cut other keys if you have a spare. If you do not have a spare you may be required to change your locks. With your car, a locksmith can open the door and get it running, as well as offering a car key cutting service. Locksmiths can install new locks The locks that came with your home may not have been installed by a professional locksmith and they are not likely to be the most reliable or secure. As a result, you should consider getting them upgraded with our team. A professional locksmith can install a range of different locks depending on your preference, offering the most secure locks availble to us. This keeps your home safer than ever before! Need a locksmith in Maidstone, Medway or Swale? We offer our locksmith services across Snodland, Rochester, Maidstone, Canterbury, Margate, Dover, Folkstone, Dartford, Bexley, Bexleyheath, Gravesend, Kent and Tunbridge Wells. Need to hire a locksmith? Get your free quote today! If you are still unsure, don't hesitate to get in touch with our team and we will see what we can do for you. To get in touch today, give us a call on 07702021628 / 08003164201. You can also fill out the contact form on our website and we will get back to you as soon as possible. We hope to hear from you soon.