How it works

How to book a trusted local locksmith

1. Tell us about the job

Pop in your details & tell us when you'd like the locksmith to come.

2. Get a quote

We'll give you the price for a locksmith in your area. If you'd like to go ahead, we'll take a payment to secure your slot.

3. Locks fixed

We'll send a tried & trusted locksmith to fix your locks. You'll pay for any extra time or materials after the job's complete.

Why choose Housekeep

Fast & free quote

We'll provide a super fast, no-obligation quote for a locksmith in your area

Tried & trusted locksmiths

We've got a squad of experienced & vetted locksmiths. Just let us know what you need & we’ll get you booked in

Simple online booking

No long back-and-forth. No hassle with cash and no stress. Just an easy online booking experience

We’re here when you need us

Short notice or advance booking - we’ll book you in at a time that suits you. And we’ll provide an arrival window so you won't need to wait all day

Dedicated support for locksmith jobs

Speak to our super responsive support team any time you need a hand. We're available 7 days a week

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What you get with Housekeep

What jobs can locksmiths complete?

What jobs can locksmiths do?

Our tried & trusted locksmiths can be booked for all kinds of lock and security-related services, including:

Frequently asked questions

You can book a locksmith for any non-emergency locksmith job in your home.

Some common locksmith tasks include:

  • Lock changes (for windows, front doors, patio doors, garage doors and more)
  • Lock repairs & replacement
  • Handle replacement & repairs (for windows and doors)
  • Safe opening service (including key safes and mailboxes)
  • Home security advice
  • Key safe installation
  • Broken key extraction
  • Key cutting

You pay a minimum one hour callout charge for locksmith services.

If it's a repair job, the tradesperson will let you know whether your handle can be repaired once they've investigated the issue. If a repair isn't possible, you'll only pay the callout charge. The tradesperson will advise on the next steps, and may suggest a replacement instead of a repair.

If your repair or replacement job takes more than one hour, you’ll be charged for the additional time in 30 min increments (plus the cost of any materials). 

There's no hassle with cash - we accept Visa, Mastercard and American Express payment cards. 

When you fill out our online form, we'll ask for your address. We'll make sure that you're matched with a trusted locksmith who's based near you.

Yes - all of our locksmiths are fully insured.

We've got great customer service, and our responsive support team are at hand to help if any issues come up during your booking.

We usually have locksmiths available with 1 day's notice. Just choose a date and time that works for you when you book in.

We're not able to offer emergency same-day locksmiths.

If there's anything wrong with the job, let us know within 72 hours and we'll come back. If the problem’s to do with our work, we'll fix it for free. 

Trusted locksmiths near you

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Booking a local locksmith with Housekeep

It used to be tricky to find a trusted locksmith. But we’ve made the whole process seamless – from getting a quote, to securing your slot, to getting your locks changed.

We'll match you with an experienced local locksmith in just a few clicks. They'll be able to help with any lock repair and replacement. From fitting a new handle or lock, to removing a key that's broken in your lock. You name it - we fix it.

Just let us know what you need and when you'd like the locksmith to come. We’ll give you a fast, free quote for a locksmith in your area. Choose a date and time that works for you and we'll take a payment to secure your slot. 

If any materials are needed for the job, your locksmith can source them locally and tell you the estimated cost. With your approval, they'll buy the materials and add the cost to your bill. Or you can supply your own materials if you prefer.

All of our locksmiths are tried and trusted, with lots of experience. And we collect reviews and ratings after every job to ensure locksmith are 5* quality.

Ready to get a quote? Click here to get started.

Tradespeople near you

“Constantin has been lovely. His on the spot thinking saved us from opening the ceiling to identify a leak. Quick and efficient. Great communication and follow-up”

Greta, Leytonstone

“Jason was pleasant, knowledgable, police and friendly. I would not hesitate to have him visit my flat again for any trade jobs I may need. His work was of a high standard as well and he was obviously knowledgeable and skilled at what he does.”

Gillian, Barnet

“Fiqiri is punctual, and has an amazing eye for detail. He is a perfectionist. Not only that, he is extremely polite and accommodating. I would like to thank him once again for all his help.”

Paula, Stratford

Join our happy customers in Orpington

Great work by Joe, very thorough and thoughtful about getting the jobs done. Three small but tricky jobs all look good
4 days ago
Alison
Stepney (E1W)
Standard of work from guy who visited was excellent. Very diligent and super helpful. Would have him back for a job anytime.
6 days ago
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Putney Heath (SW15)
He did such a great job and did so much in only a few hours. Turned my garden from overgrown chaos into beautiful and tidy and even jet washed the patio and furniture for me. Really really pleased and cannot recommend enough - thank you so much.
1 week ago
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Battersea (SW11)
Mattius was on time, worked diligently and was very tidy. We were very impressed with the amount of work he did in the three hours he was working for us. We definitely want him to continue with our gardening. Highly recommend!
1 week ago
Kathleen
Highams Park (E4)
Arrived during the notified timeslot. Very knowledgeable and pleasant and sorted out the problem very efficiently
1 week ago
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North Finchley (N12)
Marco was fantastic: he was very thorough in resolving the issue with our dishwasher and was very friendly and personable.
1 week ago
A
Hackney Central (E8)
The Gardeners did a fabulous job, tidying up! And so quick. Will definitely use them again ⭐
2 weeks ago
A
Furzedown (SW16)
Square Root gardeners were outstanding in getting the weeding done and cleaned up. They were very conscientious in all their work efforts and we will be using them again in two weeks.
3 weeks ago
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Hornchurch (RM11)
Really pleased with the work done. Good price for two lads to sort out something I can't do.
3 weeks ago
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Eastfields (SW16)

Areas we cover in Orpington

  • Orpington (BR5)
  • Sidcup (DA14, DA15, SE9)

Trusted tradespeople in Orpington

Stats about Orpington

28.0% Have pets

19.0% Flats or apartments

81.0% Houses

6,341 Households

15,311 Residents

77.0% Own car

30.0% Single

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