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Why book a lock repair service through Airtasker?

Trying to repair or replace locks yourself can lead to more harm than good. Just think: the smallest mistake can damage the larger fixtures of your door, window, or vault. Added to that, you might even get injured in the process! Thankfully, Airtasker can help you find a reliable, knowledgeable, and skilled mobile locksmith within minutes.

Simply post your task and Airtasker connects you with lock repairs near you. From UPVC door lock repair to lock replacement, Airtasker makes it so easy for you to find a professional who can efficiently get the job done.

The best part? Booking a lock repair service on Airtasker won’t even cost you an arm and a leg! While other patio door lock repair or car door lock repair services will break the bank, you can find affordable services within your budget.

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Top Lock Repair related questions

It’s normal to wonder or worry about your locksmith’s credibility. Airtasker connects you to services from trained, experienced, and trustworthy mobile locksmiths near you. Our platform has a transparent rating system, with reviews written by real customers. Airtasker Pay also ensures that your money stays secure until your Tasker has completed the task. You can release the payment only after the job has been completed.

A good lock responds well to its key. If you have trouble turning the key or if your key gets stuck frequently, then most likely you already need to call a lock repair service near you. Also, older locks tend to feel frozen or jammed frequently. Instead of forcing a key into a frozen lock, call and consult a mobile locksmith before your door lock or window lock become permanently damaged.

Lock repairs entail fixing or replacing internal mechanisms within the lock. If you’re looking to replace a lock altogether, your Tasker can remove your old lock and reinstall a new one altogether. You may need a lock repair service if your lock has frozen parts. However, if you’ve experienced a break-in or a robbery, then most likely you will need a lock replacement. Burglars often damage your door or vault locks beyond repair.

This all depends on how many locks need to be repaired or how severe the damage is. Typically, mobile locksmiths are trained to assess and repair damage within half an hour or a little longer. However, if your lock needs to be replaced, then lock replacement can take up to a few hours. Consult with your Tasker and be sure to give them as many details as possible, so that they can complete their task as quickly and efficiently as they can.

Airtasker makes it easy for you to get in touch with a professional near you. If you’re locked out of your home or your car, stay calm. Carefully read reviews posted by other customers, post your task on Airtasker and get offers within a few minutes. You can find a mobile locksmith near you so that they can get to you as soon as possible.

Yes, most definitely! Remember that this depends on how much damage your old lock has suffered in the past few years. Weathering, erosion, and mishandling are all factors that contribute to lock damage. In some cases, it would be better to call for a lock replacement service or lock installation service so that you can look forward to better security for your property.

What do lock repair services include?

A damaged or broken lock can make your home or property easy to enter. To keep your family and loved ones safe, have a professional mobile locksmith repair or replace old locks immediately. Here is the range of services that your Tasker may be able to offer:

Door lock repair

If your front door lock is broken, then your home may be feeling unsafe. You may need to repair or replace your door lock if your lock is rusty or weathered or if your key is unable to open it. You can even find a Tasker who may be able to fix or reconfigure an electronic door lock or smart lock.

Patio door lock repair

Keeping your patio door secure can prevent break-ins from the back of your home. A new, durable lock for your patio can also help maintain the overall structure of your patio door and prevent decay. While services vary from Tasker to Tasker, you will certainly be able to find one who can repair different kinds of patio door locks.

Double glazing door lock repair

Multi-point locking systems can improve the security of your home but are also prone to issues like misalignment, jamming, and drooping handles. Leave it to a professional mobile locksmith to help address possible security risks. There are specialized tools that you need to fix a UPVC lock, and a locksmith typically has complete equipment to get the job done.  

Car door lock repair

The best part about hiring a mobile locksmith is they can meet you where you’re at, whether you’re at a stranded parking lot or in the middle of a highway. Simply call for a door lock repair service near you, and a mobile locksmith can arrive wherever you are. Depending on the model of your car and the skills offered by your Tasker, they may be able to remove and replace the actuator within a few minutes.

Lock replacement

Some locks are just beyond repair and will need to be replaced altogether. Your mobile locksmith can remove damaged locks and replace them with a brand new one. Be sure to research the new type of lock that you’d like for your door, window, or vault. Find out which one is best compatible with your home or property.

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The front entry door has a hard time locking and unlocking due to the door not being aligned or the lock was not properly installed some how. The lock does not go into the hole smoothly as it should because something is not aligned. - Due date: Needs to be done on Tuesday, July 18, 2023

Front door jam needs fixing and door moves once locked.


Beverly Hills, CA 90212, USA

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Attempted break in now door jam needs to be replaced. Door after closed and locked moves when pull on door handel. - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, February 6, 2023

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Dec 25th 2022

Someone broke the lock on garage door. - Due date: Before Monday, December 26, 2022

Get a key for grandfather and repair cuckoo clock


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Dec 20th 2022

Cuckoo clock chains are James and I lost key to wind Westminster chimes. The key I have is to big! - Due date: Flexible

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Oakwood, CA 90004, USA

Nov 28th 2022

Door latch doesn’t work and key won’t work - Due date: Needs to be done on Sunday, November 27, 2022

Repair electric window


Torrance, CA 90505, USA

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Driver window broken in down position. Other windows may also no work. Door lock for passenger door lock and rear seat door locks don’t work. Honda Accord EX 2001. - Due date: Flexible

I need help repairing the door of my company


Sheridan, WY 82801, USA

Aug 21st 2022

The door of my company has been obviously damaged today, and my staff and I can't get in, which seriously affects the progress of our office. Now I am in urgent need of a professional lock opener to help me open the door to enter the company - Due date: Flexible

Electrical door repair for 2003 BMW X5


Palo Alto, CA 94303, USA

Jul 31st 2022

My vehicle won’t lock or unlock from the inside and the two back doors won’t open - Due date: Before Tuesday, August 2, 2022

Front Door fixed to close properly and two locks changed


Mesquite, TX 75150, USA

Jun 19th 2022

Door hinges will not allow us to lock the front door properly we need to replace the lock back door need to replace the lock I have the locks already the new ones - Due date: Before Monday, June 20, 2022

Fix a front door


DeSoto, TX 75115, USA

May 22nd 2022

I need the wooded part of my front door fied front door got kicked in need replaced - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, May 23, 2022

2 Door jambs repaired Storm door installed 3 sets locks installed


Lithonia, GA 30058, USA

Apr 29th 2022

2 door jambs replaced or repaired on 2 separate doors. Install metal door and 3 sets of new locks on 3 doors - Due date: Before Monday, May 2, 2022

Sliding patio door repair


Broken Arrow, OK 74012, USA

Jul 6th 2021

Door will not slide closed and needs a lock installed

I need moped repair


Dixon, IL 61021, USA

May 9th 2021

Lost the key and can’t get it started

I need car alarm system repair


Aventura, FL 33180, USA

Apr 14th 2021

The key fobs for the alarms were damaged because of the laundry. I have an 04 Honda Element. The alarm is on I do not know where the alternative cut off switch is & the key fobs don’t work.

I need car alarm system repair


South Gate, CA 90280, USA

Mar 15th 2021

I lost my car keys so I called a locksmith and got a new key but now every time I try to start my car the alarm goes off. What should I do?