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Lock repair

Not all locks need to be replaced. In some cases, a lock repair kit will see the lock to a serviceable future.We only carry and use recconized brands of high security and british standard approved systems, for quality and service purposes.


Carpentry work

New and replacement locks, in particular with insurance upgrades (BS 3621), may require extra carpentry work. Certain locks and security require carpentry work to install locks.

In the first instance customers are advised fully of any work that will be involved and the amount of time it will take.


Garage and shed security

Garages, sheds, or any other type of outdoor building, are at risk of attack (such as criminal activity).

We stock various locks, anti-theft, anti-vandal hardware, and will happily advise on security products and installation.

We also supply garage and shutter locks (roller shutters).


Free locksmith security survey

This is a great way of finding out how secure your property is, domestic properties usually require up to an hour to inspect.

The Flying Locksmith understands it is essential to feel safe at home or at work, and will put you and your business first. The best way of assessing whether your home or business premises is adequately secure is to take advantage of our free, no obligation survey.
The Flying locksmith will survey your locks to check they are compliant with home insurance approved locks (BS 3621). If your locks do not comply you could risk being rejected for break-in insurance.

Your doors locks at home or at the business may look effective – however some locks can be opened by opportunist criminals in just seconds. Statistics have shown that 1 in 5 burglaries occur as a result of unsecured fittings to windows and doors including locks. The flying Locksmith can advise you on the most appropriate doors and windows to fit to your home or business.

External Doors It is recommended that you fit all outside doors with locks that conform to British standards (BS 3621). This is also requirement by many household insurance companies.

Window security 30 % of burglars gain accsess to property’s via a window. It is good advice to fit all accessiable windows with a key-operated lock. There are a wide range of locks available for windows.

Sliding patio doors are often used by burglars for moving stolen goods with ease. It is advised that you have the opening section of the sliding door fitted with key-operated locking bolts fitted at the top and bottom at opposite corners.

Please contact The Flying Locksmith for details.


Key Cutting

We offer a key cutting service, on site if required, this includes re-programming of digital locks.  We also office master key suites, arranged and fitted at very competitive prices.


Domestic, Commercial and Vehicle entry

In all cases we can gain entry using professional techniques.  However as a last resort we may need to use destructive methods.  If this is the case, every care is taken to reinstate to a secure standard.

Destructive methods are always a last resort and will only be implemented with the customers informed consent.

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Lock out service

Should you find yourself in a situation where you can’t get into your property, business premises or vehicle, The Flying Locksmith offers a 24 hour rapid response service to gain entry with minimal fuss, always striving to use non-destructive entry methods.