Three Common Reasons to Call a Reno Mobile Locksmith

An emergency locksmith can be a lifesaver in certain situations. And a mobile locksmith is even better – someone who will come to you in your time of need. The key is finding a dependable, reliable, and speedy mobile locksmith and that’s not always easy when you’re standing in the dark or feeling anxious. While we recommend taking time to find a locksmith before you need one, here are three reasons you may need to call a mobile locksmith here in Reno. You’re Locked Out Be it your home, your office, or your car, finding yourself on the wrong side of the lock with no way in is never fun. If you have no hidden spare keys, and no way of accessing the building…

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Three Reasons Not to DIY Door Lock Installation

Replacing door locks isn’t uncommon. Maybe you lost your key, moved into a new home, or you’re just ready for a fresh new look and some matching hardware. Whatever the reason, there’s a strong case to be made to hire a professional locksmith for the job. Here are three reasons not to DIY door lock installation. The Right Kind of Lock While door locks may seem essentially the same to you, that’s not necessarily the case. Ensuring that you’re getting the right lock for your door and needs isn’t always as easy as browsing the mass-produced offerings at the local hardware store. A professional locksmith will not only have the skills and knowledge necessary to install your new locks to…

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New House? Time to Re-Key!

A new house is one of the biggest investments you’ll likely make during your lifetime. But it’s more than just an investment – it’s where you’ll build memories. One of the most important things you can do once you get those new house keys? Bringing in a professional to re-key your locks. Here’s why. Locks Only You Can Open Buying a home that someone else lived in means moving in a property that once belonged to someone else. They had access to every part of what’s now yours, and that could still be true if you don’t choose to re-key or replace locks entirely. And while it’s probably true that any spare key still in the former owner’s possession is…

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My Key Isn’t Working!

When you expect something to work, it can be a shock when it doesn’t. That’s especially true for things like door locks and keys. But the truth is, all keys have a shelf life, and it’s likely that you’ll get a few warning signs that you should take seriously. Warning Signs of Failing Keys There are a few signs that your key is nearing the end of its life. If you find that you have to do any of the following to make your key work properly, consider it a sign of things to come, and call a certified mobile locksmith like AllSafe Lock & Key here in Reno. You have to wiggle the key to make it work. You…

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Reviews of AllSafe Lock & Key, Reno’s Reliable Mobile Locksmith

It’s always reassuring learning about other people’s experiences with a locksmith. When you find yourself locked out or otherwise in need of a locksmith’s services, it’s often a time charged with emotion. Searching frantically for the closest locksmith may mean you overlook warning signs of locksmith scams. AllSafe Lock & Key here in Reno prides itself on offering competitive rates, friendly service, and professional experience, and we’re sharing some of the feedback we’ve received from customers over the years. A Life Saver “AllSafe Lock and Key is a life saver. I own a property management business and he has always been quick to respond to my needs, even in off hours. He is ALWAYS very fair and he is very…

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Six Reasons You May Need a Qualified Mobile Locksmith in Reno

AllSafe Lock & Key in Reno proudly serves northern Nevada with 24/7 emergency locksmithing. From commercial to residential to auto, our certified technician is ready and waiting to help you with your lock issues. If you find yourself searching online for the nearest locksmith, it’s likely because you’ve found yourself in a frustrating or even worrisome lock-out scenario. The good news? Calling the right locksmith is the key to getting fast, professional, and quality service for a variety of needs – not simply because you’ve locked yourself out of the house, office, or car. Here are six reasons you may need a qualified mobile locksmith in Reno, or anywhere. Common Scenarios that Call for a Locksmith You’re locked out of…

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Here’s Why You Should Find a Reno Mobile Locksmith Before You Need One

Pop quiz! Which residential mechanical device do you use regularly, yet neglect the most? It’s the same thing we depend upon for the majority of our home’s security, and if you’re thinking door locks, you’re right! Most of us do little to nothing to maintain these essential devices, yet we all expect them to perform properly at all times. When they don’t, we panic. That’s why you should find a Reno mobile locksmith before you need one. Commonplace Lock Problems Door locks that appear to be functioning may have issues you can’t see – issues that will ultimately lead to failure. Some commonplace lock problems that are internal, and therefore invisible from the outside, include: Deadbolts that don’t fully extend…

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Four Tips for Finding a Reliable Mobile Locksmith in Reno & Sparks

We recommend finding a good mobile locksmith before you need one, but we also understand that’s not usually how it works. By the time you realize you need a locksmith, it’s usually late or dark, and it’s always inconvenient. But no matter when you contact a locksmith, you certainly one who is both qualified and licensed. Here are four tips for finding a reliable mobile locksmith in Reno & Sparks. Local Contact Information We’ve discussed common locksmith scams in previous posts, which is one reason a local number – one that isn’t re-routed to a call center outside of the state – and a local address both matter. Here in Reno and Sparks, there are dozens of locksmith services advertised…

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A Review of AllSafe Lock & Key, Reno’s Mobile Locksmith

It’s typical these days to take time to share negative reviews when you’re unhappy with a company’s service. It’s less common to share positive experiences, which makes them all the more notable. AllSafe Lock & Key, Reno’s mobile locksmith, is very fortunate to have a number of excellent reviews on websites like Google and Yelp. Here’s another five-star review we received earlier this week. Thanks again, Ray! Five Star Service Our customer noticed that one of his doors wouldn’t shut properly as he was leaving for work early on a Sunday morning. Ray describes calling two other places, with no answer, and the “third time was definitely the charm.” Our technician was able to make it over to the customer’s…

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Three Requirements for a Reputable Reno Mobile Locksmith

If you’re like many people and you find yourself locked out, you use your phone to search for Reno mobile locksmiths. In many cases, people start calling the first few numbers that show up. But that’s isn’t always the best way to find a reliable locksmith. Don’t make a bad situation even worse by hiring an inexperienced locksmith or one with a reputation for up-charging. Instead, take an extra few minutes to make sure that anyone you consider meets these three requirements for a reputable Reno mobile locksmith. A Local Address Don’t make the assumption that an online search will yield results for local locksmiths right here in Reno and Sparks. The truth is, geo-targeting lets big companies from all…

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