Keys in Eastwood
If you require the services of a key cutter there are two key cutters in the Eastwood area one is new Franklins and the other one is opposite the post office in Eastwood at this stage we do not have a key cutting retail shop and we can only provide a mobile lock service.
Keys are a necessary part of our lives these days , we all use keys every day to get in and out of our property and to open things which we wish to keep locked, keys can be a very useful tool to stop unwanted access.
Keys have been used around the world for thousands of years, in the beginning keys were made up of very simple mechanical devices some were even made out of wood, the main purpose of the key was to only allow the person who had the key and you how to use the key access.
These days everybody knows how to use a key we use them all day every day on just about any valuable property or item that we own. It is important to treat keys with great respect as they provide us security and protection.
Over the years our locksmiths and develop skills to work with a variety of different types of keys, keys and these days are not only made of metal they also contain electronics and computer chips. Keys have also increased in price and security over the last few years, your common car key can start from as little as $10 and be as much $1000 to replace on some particular cars.
Your standard house key can be duplicated for as little as five dollars and can also cost thousands of dollars to replace your locks if you lose your key. The most expensive key that you could ever lose would be called a master key, if you were to lose a master key it would mean that you might need to change a large number of locks to regain your security.
We have a number of different services that we can provide the keys for keys.
Recoding your locks to suit new keys this service involves our locksmiths coming to your place removing your current lock from the door dismantling the lock and rebuilding the lock to suit a new key. This service is also known as recalibrating the lock or changing the locks combination.
If you have lost the key to your home or unit it is important to have your locks recalibrated and change the key to a fresh key so that no other person can enter the property.
Making keys when you have lost your keys
Making keys is just another service in our locksmiths can provide, what this means is that we attend to the lock remove the lock and decode the lock and reproduce a key to suit a lock.
This service is good for people who have lost a key and would like to use the same key that they were using before.
Security keys security keys
are another service at our locksmiths can provide these keys are do not copy keys, these keys are designed using a patented design which means that they are extremely difficult to reproduce.
Key blanks are not available for these type of locks and they are only available to particular locksmiths who have registered to become authorised dealers of that particular shape of key. No other locksmith or key cutter will reproduce another person is restricted keys. If you do need more duplicate keys made you must return to the original supplier or locksmith and provide them with either a letter or some form of authorisation which they then will be able to use to reproduce and make you more keys.
This type keys are perfect for retail situations or any commercial premises we must trust employees with keys.
If you do not have a security key it is possible for an employee to get a five dollar duplicate key without the knowledge and re-enter the property without your knowledge of the later stage, security keys prevent this.
There are thousands of keys and thousands of different types of keys out that our locksmith tried to provide as many as possible for our customers if we can provide you a particular key we should be able to help you in the right direction and tell you who can help you with your key who can duplicated or who you can call to have a particular key made we do make keys for the majority of locks and our 24-hour locksmith service also can produce keys around the clock.
If you need more information feel free to e-mail us or call the number above and one of our locksmiths will be able to discuss keys and keen making or perhaps changing keys with you.