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Reading Locksmiths,

1/563 Basingstoke Road,



01189 070433

Reading Locksmiths, 1/563 Basingstoke Road, Reading, RG2 0SJ


We are local Reading locksmiths who are 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. 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 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.