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House Re-Key Locks Vs New Locks in Atlanta

residential-rekeyRe-keying is the process of replacing the tumblers or pins of a lock cylinder with new ones of different sizes. Upon completion, a new key is required to operate the lock. If the lock functions well and matches the style you like, then re-keying is the best solution. This service saves money and time by eliminating the need to buy and install a new deadbolt or door knob lock. Locks should be re-keyed when first moving into a property, when a set of keys is lost, or when you terminate an employee.


New Locks & Other Door Hardware

Pop-A-Lock Atlanta technicians carry a wide assortment of locks and finishes for new lock installations and replacements, including deadbolts and door knobs. We also offer a full line of additional hardware options to ensure that the locks we provide match your preferences.  We only work with trusted products and brands and guarantee that each job is done right.


Key Duplication

Every Pop-A-Lock Atlanta technician is equipped with a mobile key-cutting machine, which travels with him or her throughout Metro Atlanta. When the job calls for it, key duplication is always available.


Key Extraction

Keys can get stuck or break off in locks for a variety of reasons. The lock may be faulty and in need of repair, or the key may be damaged or suffering from normal wear and tear. No matter the cause, we’ll remove the broken key, identify the problem, and bring the lock back to a working condition.


Home Lock Rekeying in Atlanta, Georgia

Let the Pop-A-Lock professionals rekey your locks!

Security experts agree that one of the best and least expensive ways to upgrade your home security is the control and management of keys. Whether you are moving into a new home or wish to upgrade the security of your present house, Pop-A-Lock can set all of your locks to operate with one key. This will assure that only you have access to your home, improve the overall security of your property and possessions and increase the safety of your family.


Rekey Your Home In Atlanta, GA with Pop-A-Lock Residential Locksmith Service


Many people hear about rekeying a house, changing locks and taking actions to make their residence more secure.  But most of the time, the language gets confusing, and it’s difficult to know what actually needs to be done. Rekeying is the most common residential locksmith service most locksmiths provide.


Fundamentally, when you rekey your house, you are changing the cylinders inside your door knobs and deadbolts so that they all work with the same key.  Note you are not putting in new locks, just changing the pins in the core of the lock. It’s the round portion of the locks where the key gets inserted.  Most people think this is an expensive task, but you can change all your locks to use the same key for usually $75-$100 in the Atlanta area.


Often, we get called when a lock at someone’s house is broken and needs to be fixed.  Sometimes this means a new lock is needed, sometimes it just means the pins need to be adjusted and / or the door hardware needs to be tightened up.  It’s fairly inexpensive if you don’t need to replace knobs, deadbolts, strike plates and other hardware.


When we come out to fix locks, we usually ask customers if they want to rekey the whole house.  Once we’re onsite, we can perform an entire rekey fairly quickly. This is important because over time most people have given out a lot of keys to their house, have lost keys, or have installed new locks that have different keys.  By rekeying the entire house and changing the locks to use the same key, you not only make your life easier, but you prevent anyone who might have gotten a key to your house from getting in.


Pop-A-Lock is the best, fastest and most affordable residential locksmith in the entire Atlanta area for rekeying locks. Our residential locksmith services provide the best means for securing your home.  Ask for a security audit to get a complete picture of your needs. We service all of Atlanta, Georgia and the surrounding areas!


Hopefully we helped clarify some of the questions you might have about rekeys and rekeying your home.  Please do not hesitate to call us any time if you have any more questions. We are local in Atlanta and service all areas surrounding. We look forward to helping you!


Our Residential Locksmith Services Include:


  • Access Control Systems
  • Biometric Lock Installation
  • Door Hardware and Installation
  • Electronic Locks Installed and Maintained
  • High-Security Locks
  • Home Security Surveys
  • Houses Unlocked or Opened
  • Key Control Systems
  • Keys Made
  • Locks Changed
  • Locks Re-keyed
  • Locksmith Services


Pop-A-Lock can provide a Home Site Security Survey for you. There is no substitute for having a real security professional evaluate your home, and our team can help you learn how to assess your home with a security-focused mindset. Pop-A-Lock identifies potential threats to your safety and security and recommends the next steps to take in order to secure your house.


Atlanta is a great place to live and has many amazing people and neighborhoods. We want to help keep it that way by making sure everyone has strong locks to protect their home. Whether it’s high-tech or your standard deadbolt, there’s just nothing we can’t do for you! Pop-A-Lock has years of experience in the field of residential locksmith services. Our technicians have the knowledge and technology to handle many home lock and key challenges.


We are here to make sure your home, and everything inside, is protected. Your family’s safety is your priority, and it’s ours too! We proudly serve Atlanta, so give us a call today and schedule an appointment. Make sure your home is adequately protected when you’re there and when you’re away. Let our highly-trained locksmiths give you the peace-of-mind every homeowner deserves at an affordable price.