Safes And Vaults Service & Repair

Looking for safes or vault repair services? Extra Locksmith offers a convenient way to purchase a safe in Texas. We have a range of AMSEC Safes that come in different shapes and sizes. The safes have 45-120 minutes fire proof protection and are burglary proof so only those with the combination can have access. We have electronic safes, keypad safes, and combination safes. Come by our store and test out our selection of safes. We are happy to help get you the safety you need, whether it be for your important documents, money, or guns.

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Safe Unlocking Service

You’re about to retrieve your jewelry or some important document, which is in a safe, but there’s just a problem. You’re in front of your security safe and the metallic dial is staring at you, and waiting to be opened. The thing is, you forgot the combination! You want to call the local open-a-safe service provider’s number, but you hesitate because maybe you can think hard and recall the numbers. Or, even better, you can try and break it open.

If you need your home or business security safe or vault opened, call Extra Locksmith in Fort Worth today. We will send a trained professional to unlock your safe with the proper equipment. No need to waste time trying to pry open the safe yourself. This could cause damage to whatever is inside the safe and you could end up hurting yourself.

Understanding how the lock functions work

First, you have a combination lock, a dial with numbers along the edges or the circumference. Apparently, the only way to open the safe is to get the number combination right. Destroying the dial to open the safe seems a tough business. A Fort Worth locksmith doesn’t recommend doing that.

Attached to the dial is a small cylinder, called the spindle. If you want to unlock a safe, you have to figure out how the spindle works. Turning the dial turns the spindle as well. You don’t see it turning because it’s inside the locking mechanism. Attached to the spindle is the drive cam, which turns when the spindle turns. Then a drive pin extends from the drive cam and turns the wheel as well. In easier terminology, you have connected parts that move as the other parts move.

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The drive pin turns the wheels or tumblers. These wheels are located around the spindle, but they are attached to it. The combination lock is equipped with one wheel for every number in the combination. If you have a three-number combination lock, then your safe has three tumblers or wheels. Once you understand how the lock works, you’ll realize opening your safe without the right combination of numbers is virtually impossible.

Opening a safe without the number combination is not impossible, but it sure is very difficult and taxing, as any Fort Worth open safe service provider will say. Some locksmiths use special devices to listen to mechanical noises while turning the dial counterclockwise and clockwise. Some actually just use a stethoscope to attempt to listen to the noises or clicks. The logic of this method is simple.

Turning the dial allows you to pass through any of the numbers of the combination. When you’re doing it right, you should hear clicks at or near the designated numbers.

The thing is, this underhanded method is prone to a lot of mistakes. People who have no idea what they’re doing or what sound to catch will just spend a long time and be frustrated. In many cases, an unskilled person doing the job will hear internal noises. In addition, seasoned locksmiths use other techniques, like drawing graphs to determine possible combinations. It doesn’t end there.

You could come up with multiple combinations, which you have to try one by one. In many cases, none of them works. So you either have to repeat the entire irksome process or you have to tweak the combinations and use adjacent numbers. You would have to be trying a hundred different combinations before you could open that safe. If you’re unlucky, the safe won’t yield to any random mix of numbers.

If you called an affordable safe open locksmith, you’d have spared yourself from time and effort wasted. Dial our number so we may help you turn that dial and open your safe safely. We are your most trusted locksmith in Fort Worth when it comes to unlocking safes. We can handle digital dial safes, gun safes, combination safes, and many more. Give us a call today to get your safe or vault opened.

Residential Locksmith Services

Do you need a residential locksmith?  Nowadays, there are many reasons why you need to keep your home locks functional. Most security threats that the average homeowner experiences today are threats when locks are faulty or old. We are not out to cause worry but we would like to advise homeowners and the community to make sure that their door and window locks are up to date to avoid burglary. Fortunately, our fully licensed, bonded, and certified residential locksmiths in DFW, Fort Worth, and the surrounding communities are available and ready to help you with all of your residential locksmith needs.

With trusted Dallas locksmith technicians, like ours at Extra Locksmith, you can expect competitive and straightforward prices, as our passion and first priority is the safety and security of your home. Our technician's hard workers and happy to help with all residential locksmith services in Dallas & Fort Worth. Trust us to have all your home lock and key-related needs fulfilled in a professional, efficient, and easy to understand manner. There are never any hidden fees and the customer will always be well informed before any job is started. Hire our professional residential locksmith team for all your locksmith needs and we will make sure that every service we give is fulfilled to the highest standards of quality. With affordable pricing and fast service, many residents choose Extra Locksmith Fort Worth &Dallas as their preferred residential locksmith.

House Lock Broken Key Extraction In Dallas & Fort Worth

Breaking your key in your door can be irritating, but here at Extra Locksmith Dallas and Fort Worth we will make sure you’ll get back to your original routine as fast as possible. Our professional locksmiths will extract the broken key in an efficient and timely manner regardless of the make and model of your lock. We also offer emergency broken key extraction in Dallas along with a new key for a very affordable rate.

Our well-trained locksmiths can extract and replace your broken keys any time of the day. We don’t advise anyone to extract a broken key without a locksmith’s knowledge or proper tools as it can damage the lock further and can lead to more costly repairs in the future. With special key extracting tools, our expert technicians will carefully remove the broken piece of the key from the lock.

It’s important to call a professional locksmith when it comes to broken key extraction service, because an untrustworthy company can charge absurd amounts of money and may damage your property. Extra Locksmith in Dallas, TX has highly qualified technicians available when you break your key in your door lock. Everything that must be done in order to remove the key from the lock and make you a new one, will be explained beforehand. Customer satisfaction is important to us, and we want to make sure you are well informed and are able to answer all questions you may have. 

Vehicle Lock Broken Key Extraction

Just like with places of business and private residences, keys can get broken in cars too. Fortunately, our mobile automotive locksmiths can carefully extract your broken key from your vehicle. This can happen if your key is worn down or your locks are very old. A key can break easily if these are the cases. They may break in the door lock or in the ignition. Now, not only is your key stuck in the lock, but you also have no key to drive your vehicle. Calling a professional locksmith in Dallas, Texas should be your only option when you need a Vehicle Key Extraction.

Commercial Lock Key Extraction

A commercial lock key extraction can be a stressful situation because it is a place of work. As a business, we understand how irritating it can be when your key breaks in your lock for your office, store, or commercial property. Operating a business is hard work, and you don’t want something like a commercial lock key extraction to interfere with daily business. If your key has broken in your storefront door, your office doorknob, or your commercial property lock, call Extra Locksmith Dallas right away. A professional locksmith technician for doorknob key extraction will be sent out to the property right away to extract the key from the lock. Our job is to take care of your commercial lock extraction as quickly and carefully as possible, so your work or business can continue without interruption.

Emergency Broken Key Extraction In Fort Worth & Dallas

At Extra Locksmith in Fort Worth & Dallas, Texas, we are available when you need it most for emergency broken key extractions in Fort Worth & Dallas. We make sure that we have the right and state-of-the-art equipment together with unmatched expertise so our locksmiths can solve your problem right away. We also make spare keys for offices, homes, and vehicles. A lock key extraction should be handled by a professional locksmith and Extra Locksmith Dallas is just a phone call away. A technician will be sent out to your location in Dallas, as soon as we receive your call. We want to take care of your broken key extraction as quickly as possible, so you can go about your day. 

Extra Locksmith wants you to know that our locksmiths are all insured, bonded, and licensed. We offer upfront pricing so you know directly the cost of our services from the beginning of the transaction. Our professional locksmith technicians are available even on holidays and anytime you need a locksmith. Whether it is a broken key extraction, a key or lock replacement, a lockout, or security consultations, Extra Locksmith is always ready to help you with all of your security and lock needs. We are residential, commercial, and automotive locksmiths who are always proud of what we do and gladly look forward to serving our community in Dallas.

Key Extraction

When your key breaks in the car door lock or the ignition, this is a very different circumstance than a residential or commercial key extraction. Vehicle locks and ignitions have very delicate mechanisms that can get damaged if a key breaks inside. Our technicians are highly skilled and have the proper tools in order to extract a key from your vehicle. They use careful techniques in order to not damage the car lock or ignition. Depending on the nature of the key break, sometimes there may be unrepairable damage. Once a technician is on-site of the vehicle, he can assess the situation and determine what needs to be done. Of course, the goal of the technician is to remove the broken piece that has become stuck in the lock or ignition, but if the key has caused significant damage, you will always be well informed. 

Since car keys have become more sophisticated and modern over the years with transponders as well as other unique features, they can become expensive to replace after being broken. Extra Locksmith Dallas is proud to say that we have a team of well-trained and highly experienced locksmiths that not only provides affordable key extraction services, but we can also make a key replacement on the spot so you can get back on the road in no time.

Lock Repair Services

Whether you need a lock repair in Dallas during the morning, afternoon, or evening, we will be there ready to serve you with our highly-skilled locksmith technicians. Our team always comes with all the tools and equipment that are necessary for residential lock repair service. There are different types of locks but the most common are the Mortice deadlock, Nightlatch (Yale Lock), and the Multi-Point Locking System.

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The Mortice Deadlock is typical for wooden doors, while the Nightlatch is a type of lock that is latched on the inside of a door. It has a small button that can be utilized to hold open its latch. This lock is typically used for additional security but it’s not as secure compared to a mortice deadlock. The Multi-Point Locking System is usually found on composite doors, uPVC, or patio doors. It requires a cylinder lock with a minimum of 5 pins. All of these types of locks can be handled by our team of well-experienced and highly-trained locksmith technicians. Extra Locksmith Dallas can fix your broken lock and secure your home in just one try. We always provide the best, fastest, and most efficient solution.

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Broken Lock Repair

Emergency Broken Lock Repair Service in Texas

Extra Locksmith Dallas takes a lot of pride in being the most reliable broken lock service in Dallas. We completely understand each and every broken lock emergency and that it needs the fastest solution. Every minute that a door’s lock is broken, the higher the risk for criminal activity in your house. You must consider this a top priority in order to make your whole house secure. Emergency situations may call for emergency funds. However, we provide Dallas lock repair services at reasonable and affordable rates.

Trustworthy Broken Lock Repair

To be a trustworthy residential locksmith in Dallas, Extra Locksmith Dallas has strived to provide the best quality service with the quickest response time and availability. For any Dallas broken lock repair service, you can count on us to serve you right and help you any time of the day! We are always ready to assist you to get your home secured and relieve you of your discomfort. Extra Locksmith Dallas is one call away, and we will dispatch out a technician to your home as soon as we receive your call.

Professional Residential Locksmith In Fort Worth & Dallas

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