Locksmith Wickford in Essex

If you are looking for an affordable, professional Wickford locksmith, then please phone The Lock Father directly on 07716746968. We are a family-friendly local business that is open 24/7 for 365 days of the year covering all emergency locksmith work. 

The company comprises five locksmiths, all trained by the master locksmith Andrew Marsh. Andrew is often called upon by Essex police, homeowners and businesses in Wickford and surrounding areas. With our non-destructive methods of entry and no call out fee, we have gained over 1331 positive reviews.

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Why are Locksmiths needed in Wickford?

The services of a Wickford locksmith are required for several reasons: During hot spells in the summer, we are often called to fix uPVC doors and windows that are either broken, will not close properly or to replace apart. In the wintertime, we receive calls for lock opening after individuals or families that can’t gain entry to their property. Usually due to broken or lost keys. Sadly, Christmas time is a typical period for our locksmith service. People often get locked out of their house/flat or burgled due to low-grade home security.

Wickford Locksmith Services

We offer an extensive range of Wickford locksmith services, making us the go-to for keys, locks and business and home security advice. Take a look at some of our most popular services below:

  • Residential lockouts
  • Gain entry after being locked out.
  • Installation and repair service of wooden or uPVC door locks
  • Rekeying of locks
  • Lock change and lock repairs
  • Home safes unlocking
  • Broken key extraction
  • Office and Facility lockouts
  • New door lock installation
  • Broken lock repair or replacement
  • Lock rekeying
  • High-security lock installation that meets British insurance standards – BS3621
  • Master key systems
  • Fire code door locks
  •  Key cutting Wickford
Wickford Locksmith Services
  • uPVC window locks
  • Garage and shed security upgrades or improvements
  • Mechanical access control locks
  • Free security inspection service
  • Burglary repairs
  • All types of uPVC gearboxes
  • CCTV for homes and flats
  • uPVC door handles – all brands
  • Free home security systems survey with actionable tips and suggestions
  • WE DO NOT TOUCH CARS or offer auto locksmith services
  • If there is a locksmith service you require but is not listed above, please call us. Our full range of services is too long to list on a webpage. Even if you do not live in Wickford, but live somewhere in Essex, we will help you. With over 12 years of experience in the locksmith world, we are specialists locksmiths who pride themselves in non-destructive entry and property security.
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What’s The Wickford Locksmiths Process?

Our Wickford locksmiths’ process is straightforward.

Step 1. You pick up the phone and call The Lock Father.

Step 2. One of our locksmiths will answer the call and will ask about the issue, your address and give you an estimate.

Step 3. Our locksmiths will turn up in a sign written van to your location in Wickford.

Step 4. Lock work is completed, and you can then get on with your day or night with peace of mind.

Our service is hassle-free, and the quote you receive during the call is the price you’ll pay at the end.

Best Reviewed Locksmith Wickford

With over 1331 positive reviews and testimonials from our customers, The Lock Father is by far the most reviewed Wickford locksmith. We have achieved this from the experience and services we deliver whilst causing no damage. Also being family-friendly with locksmiths available 24/7 for work in Wickford Essex helps. 

Our locksmiths are all DBS/CRB checked and cleared, are often used by local police forces (due to our integrity) and have an impeccable reputation with trading standards. We are often tasked by your UK insurance company to repair damage caused by burglars as we are genuine 24 hr emergency locksmiths.

My team and I will only arrive at your premises in one of our sign written vans, which are full of replacement locks, and correct locksmith equipment/tools enabling us to solve any locksmithing problem. All of our products/parts come with a 12-month guarantee/warranty.

The Lock Father Is Not A Call Centre For Locksmiths

Although we are a team of five locksmiths, we are not a call centre as we value people that live in the Wickford area. Our locksmiths have been dealing with locks for over 10 years and we value our customers. If you require any further information about our locksmiths, then please do hesitate to get in contact. 

Please be careful with rogue traders, they are easy to spot with their cheap upfront cost/fees. Their advertising rate is not what you’ll pay and they will often cause additional problems, which someone else will need to fix.


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24 Hour Emergency Locksmith Service

Our locksmiths are available in Wickford at all hours of the day for both emergency service (locks) and non-emergency work. We recognise that a door may fail to close correctly or your patio locks decide to fail outside of the traditional 9 – 5 working days. That is why our locksmiths offer a service in the Wickford area 24/7.

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Get in Contact Today With The Wickford Locksmith

For whatever reason, requiring the services of a Wickford locksmith, please call The Lock Father. We are local, independent and experts in our profession. The vehicle we’ll turn up in is fully stocked with locks to meet the requirement for all anticipated jobs. So, help is just around the corner, so get in contact today.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) For Locksmith Businesses

How Long Does It Take You To Get To Me In Wickford?

As a local Wickford business, our vehicles are always in the area, we will be with you in 30 – 60 mins. During rush hour it could be longer but we will always keep you informed either by text message or phoning.

Do You Do Car Keys?

No, even with 12 years of experience in locksmithing, we do not touch cars. As a locksmith in Wickford/Basildon, we stick to locks, keys and lock repairs.

Can You Install An Access Control System?

Yes, both electrical and mechanical, we just need to know your requirements.

Are You A Member Of The MLA?

No, and very few are. The MLA (Master Locksmith Association) are a self-appointed organisation. Our customer service, quality of workmanship and being a Wickford family business means that we do not have to rely on another organisation (MLA) for an emergency locksmith job.