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What are payment methods 24Seven Locksmith work with?

We accept credit and debit cards, cash and checks.

When can you call local locksmith, if you have an emergency lockout?

Most mobile locksmiths are available 24 hours, every day of the week. We are one of the locksmiths services that are open every single day of the year.

Can I buy lock opening tools from a locksmith?

No. It is illegal to purchase any kind of lock-picking tools and locksmiths are not allowed to do so. This is punishable by law.

How long does it usually take for the locksmith technician to come to a location in Calgary?

Every locksmith is different. We have a very fast response rate from 10 to 20 minutes. You can also set up a specific ay and time for non-emergency issues.

Is it true that locksmiths with higher prices provide better service?

It is definitely not the case. There are a lot of locksmith companies that overcharge their clients for absolutely no reason. In some cases, you pay a lot but do not get expected results anyway.

Are all locksmiths in Calgary Canada reliable?

No. The locksmith industry is not as regulated as you wish it to be and many companies do not have proper licenses and training to provide proper

I need a copy of a key. Where can I duplicate it?

We are a mobile locksmith service and can drop by and provide you with the copy. It might be cheaper to go to a walk-in hardware store to copy a key, however give us a call and check whether we are very close to your location. Then it is a win-win situation – you get duplicated key fast and at low cost and we earn another customer.

I lost my spare keys to my car. What can I do?

Give us a call anytime of the day and our customer representatives will offer you a quote over the phone. You can be accompanied by our locksmith technician at your location to create a new key for you on the spot.

I am locked out of my car. Can I try to unlock the car by myself with the help of youtube video?

We strongly suggest not to try to break in. In most cases, the damages done to the vehicle door and frame will be astronomical and you will have to pay to fix it. The price for fixing the damages are much greater then calling your local locksmith company.

Do I have to rekey the locks when I move into a new house?

It is advisable to rekey the locks when you move into a new house or apartment. You never know who has copies of the current key. You don’t want to compromise the security of your family and your valuables.

I want to have only one key to open all the locks. Is it something that you can provide?

Yes, we can rekey the locks based on your request. Any professional locksmith should know how to make a key like that.

I am locked out of my apartment. How do I pick up the lock myself without calling a local locksmith company?

Never try to break into your own apartment without professional locksmith. If you try to unlock the door yourself, chances are that the damages you inflict on the lock, door or frame will cost you much more than simply getting a locksmith professional to unlock the door for you with the right tools within seconds.

Do I need a master key system for my office?

Master key gives you different levels access to many different doors you might have in your office. If you want to restrict some employees from entering a certain room where high rank employees work, your business need master key.

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