Choosing A Local Locksmith in Barnet
I cannot stress how important is when searching for a local locksmith in Barnet to obtain several quotations from different locksmith companies. People often do not realise the huge difference it can make spending that extra time searching for a real local locksmith as opposed to a lock franchise that sub contracts its work to any nearby locksmith.
When calling a national locksmith franchise you are going to be paying over the odds for these middlemen to find you an 'engineer' that is nearby, waiting times can be lengthy as they usually send locksmiths from upto 50 miles away and rarely arrive on time. You will also find that getting any follow up work or repairing any faults will be nigh on impossible once they have taken your payment. There is a good summary of the way they work on this website: http://www.locksmith-directory.org.uk/nationals-article.html
So calling Legend Locksmiths in Barnet ensures you are getting a real local tradesman that is easy to contact in the event of follow up work, reasonable rates for good quality work and a locksmith that is professionally trained and qualified to complete your jobs!
Repairing uPVC Door Locks
I repair broken uPVC door locks on a daily basis, they are now th most common type of lock that I deal with at Legend Locksmiths.
If you live in Barnet and are suffering with a badly fitted, dropped or broken uPVC door lock then give me a call for a free quotation.
Most doors can be repaired in a single visit if not next day service for all modern uPVC locks and fittings. Older and obsolete locks can be tricker to source but there isn't one we have failed to find yet.
Anti-Snap Locks & Insurance
Due to the rise in burglaries and theft in Barnet some insurance companies are now stating that main external doors have locking systems that meet British Standards or a TS007 3 Star Rating.
Criminal techniques evolve as quickly as door security and older uPVC door locks in particular are now extremely vulnerable to a well known destructive attack that could see a crook in your home in under thirty seconds.
If you would like more information or to request a free home security survey by our locksmith in Barnet then call Simon direct on: 07599277304.
C.Franklin, Barnet - Lock Changes
"Simon Hare (Legend Locksmiths) fitted some locks for us to satisfy insurance requirements, and made a new key to fit an antique lock the key to which had been lost. The price was very reasonable and the work cleanly and neatly done."
M.Blanton, Cockfosters - uPVC Window Repair
"Simon fitted my replacement uPVC double glazed window in a quick, efficient and friendly manner. He did not consider the job too small to tackle and nothing appeared to be too much trouble. I am very pleased with the service and the result."
Mr.B, New Barnet - Locksmith
"We had a problem with our lower front door lock. Not knowing if it was the lock or the key we called a local firm, Legend Locksmiths who immediately diagnosed the problem as a poorly cut key. A new key was cut which worked and continues to work perfectly. They solved the problem and saved us the cost of a new lock"
B.Crow, Barnet - Locksmith
"Reliable and courteous locksmith who delivered exactly as promised. Cannot fault."
N.Barrow, New Barnet - Emergency Locksmith
"Simon is a true gent and clearly a knowledgable locksmith. Can't thank you more highly."
T.Bladen, Barnet - Locksmith
"Great service, great price, clean and tidy. What more could you ask for? If anyone near barnet is looking for a locksmith, Simon is your guy!"