Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ’s) about Locksmiths

What should I do whilst waiting for 24/7 Locksmiths to arrive?

If you have a mobile phone, please try to keep the line clear so we can keep you updated with our time of arrival

Should I attempt to remove a broken key myself?

Although it may be tempting to fiddle or mess around with a broken key, we strongly advise you against it! You could cause further damage. Please also retain the other part of the broken key, (if possible), in order for us to identify the correct replacement

Do 24/7 Locksmiths offer a true 24 hour service in Leeds?

Yes we absolutely do offer a true 24 hour a day service, 7 days a week in Leeds and the surrounding areas

Do you offer an Emergency Locksmith Service in Leeds?

Yes, 24/7 Locksmiths absolutely offer an emergency locksmith service in Leeds, whether you are locked out or any other lock problem you may have. We can be with you quickly and have your problem sorted out professionally in no time.

What are the best window locks?

We can provide you with the best advice on window locks to suit your budget and your type of lock required. For example, wooden casement windows will require wooden casement locks and UPVC windows require UPVC window locks. Whatever your requirements are, we will offer you the best advice, the best price and the best service.

Are your locks British Standard Locks?

Absolutely yes, all our locks carry the BS kite mark and are British Standard.

Can 24/7 Locksmiths provide extra keys?

Yes, we are fully mobile and able to offer key cutting on site to supply you with as many keys as you may require.

Will you damage my locks?

24/7 Locksmiths use only the latest technology in non-destructive entry and will gain entry to your property without damage.

Wherever possible we will avoid causing any damage to your locks but there are some cases, few and far between, that may require other methods.

Can you provide and install 5 lever mortice locks?

Yes, we can and do supply any kind of mortice lock you may require

Do 24/7 Locksmiths use reconditioned locks?

No, we always use brand new BS locks when replacing your old ones.

If you need to replace parts, will you need to return to fit them?

We try to resolve your lock problem on site as we are there and carry a wide selection of stock with us. However, there are sometimes parts which may need ordering and in those cases we will order and fit them as soon as possible, giving you the best and lowest prices we can.

Should I call a locksmith after a break-in?

Once you have reported the burglary to the Police and your insurance company, give 24/7 Locksmiths a call and we will be there to offer expert advice on your security to help prevent any further problems.

Why should I use 24/7 Locksmiths?

We have no call out fee and offer a rapid, professional response, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.