Need New Locks?

Why get new locks on your doors? Sometimes locks will malfunction and stop working properly. When you lay down for the night, you want the peace of mind that you and your family are safe and secure inside your home. Older locks can malfunction and stop working properly. If you take one second to think, “Is this lock working right?”, it’s time to install new locks. A lock should always be working at its highest potential, and if a lock is broken or old, you are putting your property at risk. Keeping your loved ones and belongings safe is your top priority. So, know when it’s time for a new lock installation in your home and give J & J Locksmith a call!

When is it time for me to get new locks installed in my home?

There are many reasons for new lock installation in your home. The number one reason people change their locks is because they are broken. When the locks in your home aren’t working then the security of your home is compromised. It is important that if your lock is broken or unrepairable, to get new locks installed.

Another reason for new lock installation is if the locks in your house are out of date. If your locks are more than 20 years old, you are definitely due for new locks. Maybe the locks are working, but if they are that old, chances are they aren’t very secure and may not be functioning properly.

It is time to change your locks when you are redoing your home. Appearance wise, you want all your locks to go with the consistency of your home. You want new locks that are top quality and match your doors.

Lastly, you may need a new lock installation if you get locked out of your home and the only option is to drill out your lock. A new lock installation is necessary in this case. Of course, for any new lock installation there will never be damage done to your property. We want to provide you with the best service possible to make sure your home is safe and secure.

How long does it take to install new locks in my home?

A new lock installation may be simple or complicated depending on the type of lock that needs to be installed. In any case, a new lock installation should only be performed by a professional locksmith. There are a few factors when it comes to installing a new lock on your doors.

  1. What material is your door made of?
    • Most homes have wood doors, but there are some that have doors made from steel.
  2.  What type of lock the technician is installing?
    • Different door types require different locks. Although most are universal, there are some locks that are door specific.
  3.  Does the tech have to drill new holes?
    • A new lock may not have the same alignment as the old lock.
    • If its a new door, then fresh holes may need to be drilled into the door.

What’s the process for new lock installation?

First, we have to consider what type of door you have. Once we know they door type the locksmith technician will make a professional recommendation on the type of lock that will need to be installed. After the lock type has been agreed upon, the locksmith will let you know the total cost and approximate time to get everything completed. This process takes little to no time and everything is done while you are relaxing on your couch not lifting a finger.

There are many different types of locks to choose from, just depending on your preference and the security needed for your home. We have various locks that work in every kind of budget. We have everything from your basic locks to high security locks. Depending on what you choose will determine the amount of time it takes for a technician to install your new lock. Obviously, the more complicated or high security locks will take a bit longer. Either way, we can install any type of lock of your choosing.

Call us today at (972)200-1360 for your new lock installation. J & J Locksmith is your most trusted locksmith company in Dallas and the surrounding areas. We provide professional service 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. When you are in need of new locks, we are here to help!