Maidstone Locksmiths   01622 410057
24/7 Emergency Locksmith Maidstone Kent

Kent Trading Standards Approved - Call us for a free estimate on any lock problem

Emergency Lock Outs - Lock Repair Services - Locksmith in Maidstone

Checkatrade information for Maidstone Locksmiths

Trading Standards Approved

Maidstone Locksmiths offer an affordable guaranteed service with top quality workmanship and branded locks.
Any service you book is carried out by a tradesman vetted by the UK Locksmith Association and CRB police checked. We are Trading Standards Approved.

Emergency Lock Outs

We respond most urgently to any lock out calls in our area and we'll keep you informed of our arrival time.
We are specialists in non-destructive entry and more than 90% of our calls are resolved quickly and neatly, drilling out locks is only a last resort, not our first option.
We will re-key locks to secure against lost or stolen keys.
We make no charge for call outs and we offer you free quotations at fixed prices. If it happens that we can't solve your lock problems, you won't owe us a penny.

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Replace door lock.
Very friendly and very efficient.
(Checkatrade review Rochester)

Gain entry, replace and upgrade locking mechanism.
Very helpful. Great service. Same day visit.
Able to gain access and replace lock there and then. Had all parts available.
(Checkatrade review Sittingbourne)

3 locks removed and new ones fitted.
Very clean and turned up on time. Finished job looks great.
(Checkatrade review Aylesford)

Replacement uPVC door mechanism.
From initial call to completion of the work was 1hr 30mins. John was extremely helpful and friendly. He also checked the locks which were not part of the problem to ensure the door was secure. I have never left a review before but was so impressed with John it was pleasure to do this. Price was very reasonable also.
(Checkatrade review Sittingbourne)

Fitted a new gearbox and cylinder to rear door.
Prompt response and kept me informed of possible problems during the repair procedure.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Fitted new roller ball lock as other one broke.
Lovely guy done a great job. Highly recommend.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Lock cylinder replaced.
Work completed quickly and efficiently at a reasonable cost.
John went out of his way to do the best job.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Lockout emergency.
Really friendly polite man. Work was completed quickly and helped us regain entry into the house after our failed attempts. Would highly recommend.
(Checkatrade review Aylesford)

Lock fitted to front door. Very old and narrow door.
Fantastic. Work completed to high standard. Very friendly and chatty. Happy customer.
(Checkatrade review Rochester)

Unlocked a permanently locked door and replaced locks.
Very efficient and helpful with achieving the desired outcome. Even did an additional piece of work for no extra cost to ensure the problem doesn’t occur again.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

French doors. New lock for new m/p gearbox.
Arrived on time, worked continuously, very polite and tidied all up at finish.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Replacing lock in metal patio door.
An excellent man, went out of his way to assess the job and then stayed late to complete it.
I would certainly recommend him.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Door lock repaired 2 extra keys provided, window locks adjusted.
The work was done extremely efficiently. Extra advice was given. A very pleasant man.
(Checkatrade review Tonbridge)

Lock repair.
Fast, honest, polite and quality job.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Locked out of house and then letter box repair.
This is the most friendly, professional workman I have dealt with.
Everything is done with a smile, professionally completed to an excellent standard.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

New front door lock fitted. Repaired lock.
Very happy with the work, professional service would certainly recommend.
(Checkatrade review Cranbrook)

Gained entry through damaged door. Repaired lock.
Arrived quickly. Friendly, competent, knowledgeable, confident, reassuring.
Saved me buying a new door. Highly recommend.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Repair to main door lock.
Top marks.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Repair patio door lock.
A very good outcome. I had no idea of the materials or cost. But an honest assessment by this trades person meant a simple repair was all that was needed. As an older person I was reassured that I could rely on this and would recommend this company.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Changed locks on front door and back door. Supplied new sets of keys.
Brilliant, quick, reliable service. Had to change out locks quickly. John was professional, helpful and gave sound advice on security as we had a security breach.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Gained re-entry to house.
John responded quickly and was with us within 50 mins of our call.
He was extremely polite and helpful. Honest, Great price.
Would have no hesitation in using his services again and recommending to others.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Repair faulty Yale lever lock on UPVC back door.
Very helpful, courteous service.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Change nightlatch.
10/10
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Replaced door mechanism.
Excellent service was at our property a couple of hours after making the phone call to them.
(Checkatrade review Platt)

Gear replacement.
Polite, tidy, helpful and carried out the work with no fuss.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Lock repair.
John was incredibly polite, efficient and professional. I wish all tradesman were like him.
He also suggested someone to fix my double glazing windows that was very professional.
5 stars all the way.
(Facebook recommendation)

Gained entry to property, and fitted a new lock mechanism to another door.
Very pleasant and friendly, explained the issues with the broken lock and fitted a new mechanism. Would thoroughly recommend.
(Checkatrade review Aylesford)

Gain entry.
Quick friendly locksmith. Helped us get back into flat after accidentally locking keys inside.
Highly recommend. Reasonable prices.
(Facebook recommendation)

Renewed faulty locks.
Excellent service throughout.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Lock repair.
Outstanding service. Responded straight away. Can't recommend enough.
(Google Local 5 star review)

Changed front door locks.
John was very polite and helpful. Work carried out to high standard.
(Checkatrade review Aylesford)

Replacement of front door, porch door and back door locks.
Service was efficient and priced fairly, but friendly and fast too.
(Checkatrade review Tonbridge)

Gain entry because of malfunction of lock.
This was an emergency situation on a bank holiday.
Response and workmanship was truly excellent.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Drilled out lock and replaced.
Very efficient and good value. Very confident in his knowledge.
(Checkatrade review Oxted)

Lock repair.
1st class, reliable, efficient.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Gain entry.
Responded quickly. Work carried out quickly and efficiently. Professional, polite and respectful.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Kitchen window lock.
John promptly arrived at our house this morning. This was the first time my husband and I have met him. We gathered that he is a traditional locksmith with many years of experience.
He was very professional and courteous. He really tried and fixed my problem.
He did not charge a penny for the part of the work that he could not resolve, instead, he contacted his friend to give me a quote. I would definitely recommend John and his company.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

John mended a residential back door that would not lock.
Such a professional, honest and fast job, there should be more people like John in the world. My experience with John has renewed my faith in locksmiths. I will definitely use John again.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Replaced broken door lock.
Very good, came out quickly as our door lock had broken, he fitted new lock, very polite and friendly and charged a fair price.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Lock replacement.
Excellent efficient locksmith very punctual did a great job and cleared up the wood shavings after fitting the lock. Very reasonable price and was able to cut spare keys on the premises.
(Google Local 5 star review)

Changed locks, lost keys.
Fantastic service, prompt, efficient, helpful and friendly.
Would highly recommend them.
(Checkatrade review Snodland)

Fitted new lock.
I have had the lock changed at my new property, very happy with the service provided.
(Google Local 5 star review)

New gear box on upvc door.
Fast and quality, would highly recommend.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Opened front door.
Great job, fast and reliable. Thank you.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Fitting chubb lock and cutting 6 extra keys.
10/10
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Lock mechanism replacement.
Work carried out as agreed at the price agreed.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Replaced lock on garage door.
Friendly and professional service.
Would definitely use again and wouldn't hesitate to recommend.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

New window handle.
Although the job was small, it was important and carried out in a very professional manner.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

New conservatory door lock fitted.
Great service, arrived early, very skilled and better now than before needing replacement.
Courteous and friendly.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Replaced 'up-and-over' garage lock.
Replacement of 'up-and-over' garage door lock. He arrived on time, explained cost and what needed to be done. Was very polite, helpful and the job was done exactly as required.
Would definitely get John back for any other locksmith work and highly recommend him.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Mended a faulty lock on my kitchen stable door.
Such a nice man. Did an excellent job.
I shall certainly contact him in future should I need work done.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Repair to post boxes in apartment block.
Prompt and efficient and polite.
(Checkatrade review West Malling)

Replace locks in uPVC door.
Prompt flexible service, great workmanship, very helpful man.
(Checkatrade review Chatham)

Handle repairs.
Excellent service.
(Checkatrade review Tonbridge)

Door lock re-aligned.
John did a great job realigning the lock so our front door now closes and locks smoothly.
He was on time, courteous and friendly.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

New cylinder fitted to front door lock.
10/10
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Front door lock needed new multi point barrel.
John responded to my call, arrived earlier than expected. Advised on what needed changing, gave a price and carried out the work immediately and proficiently.
Also readjusted another door lock.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Fitted new lock on the front door as the existing lock was broken and didn't lock.
John was very quick to my house after I called him, knew within seconds of seeing the lock what the problem was and how to fix it. Gave me a quote straight away and had the materials on his van so he could start immediately. He was a very friendly bloke and I would highly recommend his work to others or use him again in the future.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

New locks fitted to front door and bathroom, bathroom window levered back into position.
John is a most honest and reliable man with excellent workmanship and went the extra mile
for us without an exorbitant price, we wouldn't hesitate to employ his services again.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Replacement of door lock.
Excellent.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Lock repair.
Efficient, friendly and professional service.
(Checkatrade review Tonbridge)

Lock repair.
Very prompt and efficient, nothing too much trouble.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Supply and fit new lock to outside door.
Urgent lock replacement required, job done same day with care and efficiently,
reasonable cost, excellent job done.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Replacing lock on back door.
Job well done.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Front door lock changed.
I called John this afternoon for an emergency lock change and he arrived within 2 hours, completed the job and was on his way. Would not hesitate to use him again.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Repairs to two doors with jammed locks.
Very responsive, good communicator and kept us informed, rapidly got us out of trouble
then came back to fit parts that needed ordering. Punctual and a very nice man.
I would definitely recommend him and use him again.
(Checkatrade review Aylesford)

Unlocked a seized door, and replaced a multi point lock.
Highly recommend Maidstone Locksmiths. My door seized shut, so I did a bit of shopping round for prices as I had a rough idea what needed to be done.
They gave me an estimated quote over the phone and booked me in immediately at my convenience. On the day, he was bang on time, extremely friendly, and most importantly, very efficient. He had the door open and repaired within the hour. Literally.
Very nice man, extremely professional, and extremely well priced compared to other locksmiths out there. Very reasonable price indeed. Will use again if I ever have to.
(Checkatrade review Sittingbourne)

Fixing locks on uPVC windows.
Great communication, managed to fit us in a day earlier than expected. A very genuine and honest tradesman, very professional with a wealth of knowledge.
I will be highly recommending John.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

New locks and handles.
John answered my email questions really quickly. I then phoned him the following morning to arrange a time. He arrived promptly within the hour. John was polite and chatty. Also very informative. When he left the property he had cleared up and you wouldn't have known he'd been here. If I ever need a locksmith again for any reason, I would definitely use John. Absolutely recommended.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Replacement lock, repair to door frame.
Excellent service, arrived before ETA and very fair price for completed work,
would definitely use again and recommend.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

New multipoint gearbox.
Fast, honest, reliable and friendly.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Fitted new gear box to lock on garage door.
Very impressed. Gentleman tried to see if it could be repaired but it was impossible.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Replacement of door lock.
Friendly, prompt, well equipped, good attention to detail.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Lock on porch door changed - screws and hinges checked.
Friendly - fast and explained what was happening at every move -
and how much completing it would cost.
(Checkatrade review Rochester)

Changed lock on door.
Expertly fitted lock with minimum fuss. Very good service. Friendly and helpful.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Gain entry - locked myself out.
Arrived within 10 minutes of call. Tried multiple methods to gain entry, in interest of preserving lock. Very kind and polite. Put me at ease. Really lovely gentleman.
Will call again if ever needed.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Open a locked safe.
Excellent, took approx 20 minutes.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Removal of a damaged door lock and fitment of new lock.
Courteous and attentive, good standard of work.
(Checkatrade review Tonbridge)

Key jammed in closed door lock.
Lock forced open without damage, lock adjusted and working well.
(Checkatrade review Cranbrook)

Lock changed, side door locks changed.
Polite, prompt.
(Checkatrade review Tonbridge)

Accessed front door after being locked out.
Used before when I locked myself out and knew straight away to use again.
Prompt, polite and friendly and accessed front door quickly. Happy customer once again!
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Unlocked front door.
Prompt polite service. Very helpful and sorted problem straight away. Friendly and good price.
Would recommend. Thank you.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Gain entry and fit new lock and gearbox to French doors.
The rear door now works better than it did when new with no sticking.
(Checkatrade review Aylesford)

Replace front door lock.
First class - brilliant, old school trustworthy service from local professional - no rip off prices.
(Checkatrade review Tonbridge)

Front door lock.
Arrived earlier than expected (called ahead to check that was ok). Needed more work than initially thought, John was able to complete the extra work and informed us of the added cost before he started. He didn't leave until he was done and we were completely happy.
Would recommend.
(Checkatrade review Aylesford)

Gained entry to a locked house where the lock had broken.
Very professional and timely service.
Couldn't have asked for more under stressful circumstances.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Lock on patio door out of alignment.
Very prompt efficient service.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Changed the front door's mechanism as they were faulty.
Excellent job, very happy with it, lovely guy.
(Checkatrade review Chatham)

Door lock changed and provided new set of keys.
Brilliant service very quick to arrive friendly and efficient and would highly recommend.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Changed cylinder on front door lock.
I was very impressed, he explained what the problem was and carried out the work efficiently and in a cheery way.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Got me in property.
Absolutely fantastic, called and he came straight round as I'd locked myself out. Got me in within seconds and also gave me helpful tips and advice for security.
Number is saved and I will recommend to all who need a locksmith and will use again if I lock myself out again! 100% could not fault.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Porch door lock sorted out and new handles.
10/10
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Replaced barrel on broken lock.
Very fast, very courteous man. John came when he said, fixed the problem and was very tidy and a very reasonable price.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Entry and new lock fitted.
Very friendly and professional service. Would recommend and use again.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Lock replaced.
10/10
(Checkatrade review Tonbridge)

Flood door lock changed to gain entry.
I phoned Maidstone Locksmiths as my only spare key was posted through my letter box by a man working at my house. I was in a bit of a panic and this company couldn't have been more helpful. I was given a quote straight away and the work was carried out promptly.
I would definitely recommend this company.
(Checkatrade review Aylesford)

Lock repairs.
John came out late to help my elderly neighbour at around 11pm. Responded quickly ... fixed the emergency, addressed my neighbour's key issues and above all he decided not to charge my lucky neighbour at this time
Professional, Timely and Efficient ... Absolutely dumbfounded with the Excellent service.
(Google Local 5 star review)

New locks on moving house.
Excellent service. Friendly and courteous. Gave advice and options on lock. On time.
Would highly recommend
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Change six locks and check door hanging and lubricate and adjust all locks.
10/10
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Fitted new hall door lock.
Excellent service. John was with us within hour of our call to replace the lock.
(Checkatrade review West Malling)

New locks back and front doors after keys stolen. Mended lock bathroom window also.
Very pleasant helpful and knowledgeable. I can thoroughly recommend John's work.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Re-entry to home.
Superb work, very friendly and reliable.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Gain access and new lock fitted to patio door.
Excellent service, he was able to come out immediately to remove and replace the broken lock on our patio door. Very professional and would not hesitate in recommending.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Changed locks.
Changed locks at rental property, excellent job, great advice, work completed quickly
did extra repair work for an agreed price. I would use again.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Repaired faulty lock.
Very professional and able craftsman. We were very pleased with the quality of the work undertaken. Would definitely use again.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Lock broke on uPVC door - entry gained and lock replaced.
Was locked out of home - very pleased with service and fast response.
Friend recommended Maidstone Locksmiths.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

uPVC Double glazed door gearbox replacement.
Friendly quick reliable service, all work carried out well, clean and tidy job, recommended.
(Checkatrade review Tonbridge)

Front door out of line and could not lock.
Over the year this is the second time I have needed a locksmith.
Both times have been excellent. Thank you.
(Checkatrade review Snodland)

Adjusted door keeps.
Came out really quickly, we are very happy to use them again.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Gain entry, fit new night latch (ERA).
Arrived when he said. Very quickly worked out what the problem was and how to solve it.
Had spares he needed in the van. Very conscientious, neat and tidy.
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Change multipoint gearbox.
10/10
(Checkatrade review Maidstone)

Lock repairs.
Absolutely fantastic service, very punctual, very polite, left no mess, did a perfect job with
my barn doors, at a very reasonable price, won't hesitate to recommend
(Google Local 5 star review)