Reading Home & Auto Locksmiths

24 Hours - No Call out Fee - 30 Min Response


♦ Open locked doors
♦ UPVC door locks
♦ Cylinder locks
♦ Mortice locks
♦ Repair or replace locks
♦ lock upgrades
♦ Window locks
♦ Garage door locks
♦ Insurance approved
♦ British Standard

 We provide a personal service for all home and auto locks and keys, catering to the individual needs of our customers whilst assessing your requirements for residential or commercial premises, we only implement the best possible solution. Only Reading Locksmiths is capable of handling any type of locksmith problems. Call us 24 hours a day for a fee quote.

Frequently Asked Questions

How long does it take you to get to a callout?
Our average local response time is normally within 30-45 minutes.

When are your callout times?
We are available for callouts 24 hours a day, seven days a week, so you really can reach us whenever you need to.

What do you sell in your shop?
Our shop is open seven days a week and we sell a wide range of hardware, locks, and a large number of electrical items.

Do you only offer a domestic service?
We offer a domestic and a commercial service, so whether you are locked out of your home or your office, Economy Locks will do the job for you.

Do you specialise in anything in particular?
We specialise in UPVC windows and doors but we do have all types of locks in stock. We can also offer you key cutting while you wait.


We are local Reading locksmiths who are fully  experienced in all aspects of locksmith work, including domestic, commercial and vehicle non destructive entry. As well as 24 hour emergency work we carry out lock repairs and a lock replacement service to a variety of doors and door materials including, uPVC doors, composite doors, aluminium doors, steel and timber doors.

Reading architecture dictates that all types and age of properties both residential and business premises are catered for, which in turn means that we encounter virtually every lock type. These include dead locks or mortise locks as sometimes they are called, rim locks, night latches and multipoint locks as well as all types of cylinder locks including euro cylinders and rim cylinders. When requested we supply and fit locks to comply with insurance requirements such as BS3621

All popular lock brands are supplied and fitted. Chubb, ERA, Ingersoll, Mul-T-lock, Union, Yale and Adams Rite to name just a few types. We supply and fit all types of Safes in Reading, these include home or domestic safes, office and commercial safes as well as security lockers and security cabinets.

For those who have had the misfortune of being burgled, broken into or had their property vandalised we offer a 24/7 emergency boarding up service. We endeavour to attend emergency calls to any Reading address within 30 minutes, 80% of the time and certainly in all cases someone to be with you no later than an hour.

Locksmiths might work from home or alternatively go to the place where his services are required. They may also be engaged by a large company or even called up to assist in criminal investigations. There are several products that the locksmith can choose from to provide the best security, such as mortise locks, cylinder locks, combination locks, and deadbolt locks. Various types of doors, access control systems, electronic security systems and gates are also available. The quality of a good locksmith lies in the ability to recommend the best security option after considering all related factors. To become a professional locksmith skills such as manual dexterity, basic mechanics, mathematics, carpentry skills, and knowledge of electricity and electronics, are required. In the olden days such skills were passed solely on to apprentices, but nowadays you find professional schools imparting such knowledge.

We want to make sure you are completely satisfied with our locksmithing services and for that reason, we will guarantee all work. There are lots of fly-by-night locksmiths companies and scammers in the lock business and we want you to be rest assured that when you receive a very fast and accurate estimate from us the job or lock change will be well done well and to your satisfaction.

Castle Locksmiths, 1/563 Basingstoke Road, Reading, RG2 0SJ - 01189 070433