Here at Middlesbrough Locksmiths we fit and supply most types of UPVC door locks and mechanisms. We do not charge by the hour, we have a set price for UPVC problems We have a great wealth of experience and knowledge with all UPVC door and window lock repairs We supply an excellent professional and friendly service if your locks fail, but don't worry if your locks do fail when the door is shut as we can open them very quickly and we aim to fit a new one on your door the very same day. We can fit higher security Cylinder locks which provide much more security than the standard cylinder lock. With the standard cylinder lock burglars use 'lock snapping' to gain entry which means the lock is snapped and can be removed in a matter of 15 seconds. Call Sir Locksalot Locksmiths today for more information on upgrading to an ANTI SNAPLOCK. Anti-Snap locks can also be fitted to windows and doors in case of your lock being compromised, the anti-snap locks give an extra additional layer of security which can only bring peace of mind. NO NEED TO USE NATIONAL CALL CENTRES USE YOUR LOCAL MIDDLESBROUGH LOCKSMITH If you notice that it is becoming difficult to push the handle down on your window it lock it probably needs adjusting, we recommend that you call us and we will be with you within the hour to fix the repair before the whole lock gives way due to extra force needed to close. Don't hesitate to call Middlesbrough Locksmiths, we will always try and give a free quote over the phone. This may change because circumstances are different, we treat our customers with respect and we treat them fairly.
With over 12 year experience your local Middlesbrough locksmiths are here to assist you in any lock or security related problem you may come across. Our locksmiths in Middlesbrough offer a 24hr 7 days a week service covering all aspects of upvc, mortice locks and yale locks.
We can give you a free no obligation quote over the phone on your current home security.
Locksmiths Middlesbrough aim to get to every job within the hour whether it is an emergency call out or a security upgrade.
We charge per job not per hour so you have a fixed price quoted to you so you will never pay any more than the price quoted.
Each job is priced individually.
With over 12 years experience in the locksmith industry we are experts in our field.
You can rest assured that you are in safe hands, whether it is a general lock problem or an emergency call out.
We are trained to the highest standards and are crb checked, plus, our one year parts guarantee offers you peace of mind.
Our Middlesbrough Locksmiths endeavour to excel in in our customer service and pride ourselves in treating our customers with the upmost respect, after all we have our reputation to uphold.
We offer a free 24/7 emergency call out with no additional fees for bank holidays. You are guaranteed a response from us within the hour.
Call Middlesbrough Locksmiths with any questions that you have or advice on upgrading your home, office or business security, we will be more than happy to help.
Middlesbrough Locksmiths can provide you with a reliable and fast lock fitting service. One of our missions is to provide you
with the best quality service in Middlesbrough and the surrounding areas.
What is lock snapping / cylinder snapping?
The weak point is the cylinder lock, when force is applied the cylinder lock is snapped in two.
In the UK millions of properties have been fitted with euro cylinder locks, these are the most at risk and usually have been
fitted on double glazed windows and upvc doors.
There is a solution though,the ANTI SNAPLOCK can not be snapped in the same way. To have one fitted is a very cost efficient solution
which will increase the security of your property. 100% of Middlesbrough Locksmith customers who have experienced a burglary where
lock snapping has been used chose to upgrade to anti snaplocks.
Have a Thumbturn cylinder lock fitted which is ideal for front doors.
Have a double cylinder lock fitted which is ideal for french doors.
Have a half cylinderlock fitted which is ideal for garage doors.
Our advice to you is to UPGRADE NOW before a burglary has taken place.
If you would like more information on anti snap locks or not sure if you have an anti snap lock fitted give Locksmiths Middlesbrough
a call and we will give you a free, no obligation quote. Locksmith Middlesbrough are here to help!
5 Lever Mortice Locks are your external doors fitted with BS3621 5 lever mortice lock?
Insurance companies recommend these locks for the minimum security for wooden doors, if you do not have these locks then speak to your insurance company because your insurance may be invalid.
Our Middlesbrough Locksmith will fit your mortice lock in no time at all, our locksmiths are all professionally trained to the highest standard and we charge our customers by the job not by the hour, so you will have peace of mind knowing that you will have the best work done for the least cost. Window Locks Why not consider getting a high visibility window lock fitted? Did you know 1 in 3 burglaries are through a window? Middlesbrough locksmiths will fit your window locks on all of your ground floor windows and those windows which are easy accessible. If a burglar breaks the glass to gain entry and you have a window lock fitted, then the burglar can't open the window unless he wants to get injured and climb through the broken glass. Always remember not to leave your window lock keys on show or in the window locks! UPGRADING DOOR SECURITY. Have you considered upgrading your home security? It doesn't have to cost a fortune, Middlesbrough locksmith charge by the job not per hour so you will always know how much you are paying.
Extra security acts as visual deterrent, below are some types you may be interested in:
•Patio Door Locks
•Door Chains and Restrictors
LOCKED OUT OF YOUR CAR?
First of all don't worry or panic Middlesbrough Auto Locksmiths are here to help you. We will be out to you within the hour day or night, this is only a temporary situation, but we do understand that it is a stressful one. Locksmiths Middlesbrough use non destructive entry techniques, you can be sure there will be no damage to your lock as our locksmiths use the up to date lock picking techniques.
They have a wealth of knowledge and experience in the industry working with most car makes and models. Remember, if you get locked out of your car we will get you on the road FAST!
We provide an emergency 24 hour rapid roadside assistance whether that be at home, work or roadside and our
auto locksmiths are very experienced in their trade,
they will have you on your way in no time at all.
The best move to make is contacting your local Middlesbrough locksmith to make sure your family
and belongings are safe. If you depend on a layman technician or odd job man to secure your home
then how can you be sure he has done a good job. A well established firm provides the security
you need, you can be sure that all of our locksmiths are trained to a high standard, all are CRB
cleared and have many years experience. know that you are getting the best service when you call
your local locksmith in Middlesbrough.
We all understand that we can't prevent all crime in society, but we can make sure that we
safeguard against it. We do this by providing residents with better home security and many other
If you find yourself locked out of your home, your local locksmith in Middlesbrough provides a
24 hour emergency call out, we aim for our locksmith to be with you within the hour, our
assistance is available around the clock, anytime of the day or night.
Protect yourself against burglaries because break ins are becoming very high, your loved ones
and valuables are well worth keeping safe.
Break-ins take place through either doors or windows, why not check your home to see if your
windows and doors are susceptible to these types of break ins. If burglars find a weakness in your
doors and windows they can be subjected to forced openings.
Check your locks to see if they look old or worn, with some locks burglars can gain entry within
15 seconds, they can pick your lock or use the card slipping technique if your locks are of
Some burglars have actualy sawn a door in half, or sawn it where the handle area is, this makes it
easy for them to gain entry from the inside. Some doors have panels, if the burglar knows what to
do he can gain entry by shifting the panel.
Glass doors can be smashed or a glass cutter may be used, a glass cutter can cut large holes to
give the burglar easy access.
Give Middlesbrough locksmiths a call if you are concerned about any security weakness in your home
we will come to your home and assess the condition of your doors, gates, garage doors and
windows and help you to reduce the risk of burglaries to a minimum level.
If you prefer, we can give you a free no obligation quote over the phone. Call us now and speak to
Gavin, he will be more than happy to help you with any questions you have.
All windows should have key operated locks, unless they are being used as a fire escape. Key operated locks are reccommended by us as they are more secure. Window handles should be fitted by a professional locksmith.
Louvre window panes must be secured to prevent them being removed, or consider replacing them with a solid glass panel.
If you decide to replace windows make sure you use a reputable installer.
Remember to shut and lock all windows and doors, even if you are only going out for a few minutes.
Ground-floor and accessible windows such as those above a flat roof should be fitted with extra security like sash jammers or bolts for wooden windows.
Make sure windows are fitted with a good lock, appropriate for the window type.
Avoid leaving valuables, house or car keys near windows.
Doors are the usual route of entry and exit for most burglars, so it’s imperative that you know what the most secure types of doors and locks are.
If you replace doors, ensure that they have been tested to withstand attack and meet one of the following standards: PAS 24:2012, STS 201 or LPS 1175 SR2.
Front doors should be fitted with a British Standard 5-lever mortice lock.
Door viewer: fit a door viewer at the average persons height.
Its best practice for any glass panels to be at least 6.4mm thick and are either laminated, or reinforced with security film.
You could use internal grilles if there is a risk that locks could be accessed via a broken pane of glass.
If your doors have a multi lock system, make sure that you always lock the door with the key.
Ensure that you engage the multi-locking mechanism and that the door is securely locked – LIFT, LOCK, REMOVE. Remember to keep the key in a safe place out of sight and in case of fire.
French and Patio Doors
Patio doors should have a minimum of three locking points, with an anti-lift device to prevent them being lifted from the runners.
The door should be fitted with a 5 lever mortice deadlock.
Ensure that the frame is strong and will support the door, hinges and lock.
Letterboxes should have an internal cover plate.
Do not leave house keys in or anywhere near the door as they can be removed through the letterbox.