FAQ

We cover all of Greater Manchester, including the following areas: Manchester, Salford, Trafford, Oldham, Bury, Tameside, Stockport, Rochdale, Wigan and Bolton.

No call out fees! At Emergency Locksmith Manchester, we believe in providing fair and transparent pricing to our customers. We understand that being locked out of your home or office can be a stressful experience, and our goal is to make the process as smooth and affordable as possible. That's why we have made the decision to never charge call out fees.

Yes, we are proud to offer a 24-hour locksmith service to our valued customers. Our team of professional locksmiths is available around the clock to assist with any lock or security-related issues you may encounter, no matter the time of day or night. Whether you've locked yourself out of your home, need a new set of keys made, or require emergency lock repair, we are here to help.

Within 15-30 minutes of receiving your service request, we aim to reach your location and provide quick and reliable services. However, we also understand that there may be factors beyond our control that could cause delays in our arrival time, such as heavy traffic or adverse weather conditions.

An emergency locksmith helps people who are locked out of their homes, offices, or vehicles or who have lost their keys. They are available 24/7 and use specialized tools and techniques to open locks, replace them, or provide new keys.

Yes, a locksmith can open a door without a key. Locksmiths are skilled professionals who are trained to open locks using a variety of techniques, even if you have lost or misplaced your key. The methods used by locksmiths to open doors without keys depend on the type of lock and the situation. Some common methods include lock picking, bumping, drilling, and using specialized tools.

Yes, a locksmith can typically open a door with a key in it using their lock picking tools. However, it's best to call a professional locksmith for assistance to avoid damaging the lock.

The time a locksmith takes to open a door depends on factors such as the lock type, complexity, tools, and experience. It can range from 10 seconds to 30 minutes or more, making it difficult to provide a specific timeframe without knowing the specific circumstances.

Yes, a locksmith can typically open a lock without breaking it. Locksmiths have specialized tools and techniques that allow them to pick locks or use other methods to gain access to a lock without causing damage to the lock itself. However, in certain situations, such as when the lock is severely damaged or when the owner of the lock has lost the key, it may be necessary to break the lock in order to gain access.

A locksmith uses tools and techniques to gain entry into a house without causing damage to the lock or door. They may use a lock pick or specialized tools to manipulate or override the lock, and can also rekey locks if necessary. However, damage may be unavoidable in some situations, and the locksmith will repair or replace the lock as needed.

An emergency locksmith should be called when you find yourself in a situation where you need immediate access to your home, car, or business and you are locked out without a spare key. This could happen if you accidentally lock yourself out, or if you lose your key. Additionally, if your key breaks off in the lock, the lock is damaged or malfunctioning, or if you suspect that someone may have unauthorized access to your property, it's crucial to contact an emergency locksmith.

Here are some of the questions you may want to consider:
Are you licensed and insured?
What types of locksmith services do you offer?
What are your hours of operation?
What is your pricing structure?
Do you offer any guarantees or warranties on your work?
How long have you been in business?
Do you have any references or reviews from past customers?
How quickly can you respond to an emergency?
What type of identification will you require from me before you start work?
Can you provide an estimate for the work I need done?