Kardo Locksmith had a house rekey and lock replacement project in Los Angeles, CA. The homeowner called for a locksmith as they wanted to upgrade their locks for their house. We quickly responded to their request for a locksmith Los Angeles as the homeowner was looking for a residential locksmith. We rekeyed the house entirely and provided them with new secure locks at their home.
When you move into a new house, whether it’s newly constructed or you bought a previously owned home, you should always consider lock rekeying. Also, when you rent a new property, you don’t have any idea who has a copy of a key to your home. For a newly constructed house, you might want to consider the fact that builders provide keys out to subcontractors, so if you’re going to secure your home, a lock replacement or house rekey is highly recommended. Note that your house isn’t really yours until you’ve taken control of your locks to guarantee security. Always remember that until you decide to rekey, many people can still access your door locks, which includes previous owners and their households, as well as contractors or subcontractors who sold your property.
Moving into a brand-new house or a second-hand home requires lock replacement, but if you really want to save, a less expensive option would be to rekey. Rekeying your house locks is one of the cheapest yet effective ways to upgrade your house security. To help you decide if you should replace or rekey locks in your home, think about the benefits of the two.
Benefits of Rekeying
Rekeying your locks can be a quick and simple way to protect your home. With this option, you get to keep your lock’s current hardware. This might be a good option if you lost a key. The process of rekeying is when a locksmith removes the pins and springs of the lock cylinder and replaces them. This enables a new key to work in the lock and prevents any old key from working. Additionally, when you choose to rekey, the locksmith can check out the condition of the lock and its installation. Your locksmith can correct the problems if there are any.
Benefits of Lock Replacement
Lock replacement is usually the best option if your current locks are old or not working anymore. If that is what you’re dealing with, it will be best to change the existing hardware. This gives you the freedom to upgrade your locks to a newer style or match other brands of your locks so that one key fits all the locks in your home. This option, however, is more expensive than rekeying because you are changing the hardware.
A professional residential locksmith can help you decide which type of service may work best for your situation. When examining your locks, your locksmith can assess your needs and give you advice on whether to choose lock replacement or rekey.
Securing your home by house rekey or lock replacement should be done as early as possible. Kardo Locksmith offers residential locksmith services when you need an emergency locksmith to help you with lock replacement when a break-in happens, when you want to upgrade your lock security, whenever you get locked out at home, some previous tenants moved out, or new people move in, and whenever you lose your keys. We also provide rekey services for commercial locksmith and auto locksmith 24/7. We can provide strong door locks guaranteed for your convenience, greater security, and fantastic value for your money. Kardo Locksmith is the name you can trust! Our mobile locksmith service covers Los Angeles and the surrounding area. For reliable residential locksmiths, contact Kardo Locksmith. Give us a call at (818) 999-2036 to learn more About Us.
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