Everyone knows you need to call a locksmith if you are locked out of our home or have a broken lock, but there is more to locksmithing than just door locks and they can open almost anything.
In this blog post our team at No Shut Sure Lock Bradford will highlight 4 uncommon situations in which a locksmith will be able to help you.
Unlocking Safes – If you have a safe then there is always a risk of losing the key and even the key breaking inside the lock. If this happens to you then there is no need to panic. This is something that a professional locksmith can help you with locksmiths are able to unlock almost any type of lock.
Unlocking Bike Locks – Losing the key to a bike lock is actually quite common, it could easily fall you of your pocket whilst out and about, however the situation presented itself a locksmith can help, no need to go out a buy tools to try and cut through the chain. Locksmiths know there way around most locking systems and will have your bike free of the lock in no time and without causing any damage.
Unlocking Garage Doors – If you ever stand in front of your garage door, repeatedly pressing the remote, and end up frustrated as nothing is happening, no need to worry. While it is not very common, the radio signal from your key fob could be jammed. Or you simply just use a key to open the garage door and have lost or broken it. All you need to do in this situation is grab your phone and call a locksmith. They’ll be able to quickly identify the issue and gain entry to your garage.
The same also applies if the door is locked from the inside and you can’t access it or if you have a manual garage door opener and have lost the key.
Unlocking Sheds – The reason ‘’unlocking sheds’’ made it in our list of uncommon reasons to hire a locksmith is because many sheds aren’t fitted with proper functioning locks, and many homeowners don’t even bother locking their sheds. After all, it’s just a shed, right?
Yet, if you use your shed to store valuables such as your lawnmower, tools or bikes, we’d guess you do indeed lock your shed. And in case you ever lose the key, know that a locksmith can help ensure your valuables stay secure by rekeying your locks or changing them.