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Locksmith in Skelmersdale - Paladin Locksmiths
Locksmith services from Paladin Locksmiths
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Emergency Lockout Service

If you are locked out of your home, business, vehicle or safe then we can get you back in quickly. With an average response time of just 20 minutes we won’t leave you standing in the cold for long. We are equipped with all of the latest tools and the skills to use them utilising non destructive techniques wherever possible so that you won’t have to replace your locks. Call us now for a quick re-entry to your property.

Locksmith in Skelmersdale - Paladin Locksmiths
Non destructive entry

Non-destructive entry refers to a method of bypassing locks or security systems without causing any damage or destruction to the system or property. This method is used by locksmiths or security professionals in order to gain access to locked property, such as a house, office, safe or car. Techniques can include lock picking, decoding, bypassing or manipulation, among others. It is a preferred entry method, as it does not damage the lock or the surrounding structure, and the lock can still be used afterwards.Call 01695 733394

Locksmith services from Paladin Locksmiths
24 Hour Call Out Service

Paladin locksmiths operate on a 24 hour basis so we are available whenever you need us. No Call Out Charge We don't charge you for the privilege of coming to your property providing you are within our service area - a 12 mile radius around Skelmersdale including Wigan, St Helens, Ormskirk, Burscough and Chorley.

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How Much Does a Locksmith Cost?

We are often asked how much it will cost to do a certain job which is the right question to ask before hiring any professional. The answer will depend on many factors such as the time of day, the service required and the cost of parts. The Master Locksmiths Association (MLA) of which we are […]

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National Home Security Month 2018

With the pressures of day-to-day life, home security is often overlooked. That’s why National Home Security Month (NHSM) is here to raise awareness around the importance of home security so you can be safe in the knowledge that your home, family and belongings are protected. Taking place in October, NHSM will be offering seasonal tips […]

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Home security in the winter months

October was National Home Security Month – an initiative designed to get homeowners to consider their home security as the dark nights draw in. We at Paladin Locksmiths are in full support of this initiative. The burglary rate rises significantly during the darker months – up to 150% higher in some areas of the country. […]

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BS3621

Types of locks

There are many different types of locks but the main locks you are likely to find on a residential property are listed below. It is helpful when contacting us if you are able to identify which type you have. Mortice Deadlock Mortice locks fit into a slot cut into the edge of the door and […]

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BS3621

British standards 3621 and insurance

Most insurance companies require you to have a 5 lever mortice deadlock conforming to BS3621 or multi point locking system on the final exit door of your property. It is worth checking your insurance policy if you are uncertain of the terms as your policy may be invalidated if you do not have the required […]

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BS3621

What is a locksmith?

A “smith” of any type is one who shapes metal pieces, often using a forge or mould, into useful objects. Locksmithing, as its name implies, is the assembly and designing of locks and their respective keys. Historically, locksmiths made the entire lock, working for hours hand cutting screws and doing much file-work. Today, the rise […]

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BS3621

Security hints and tips

The opportunist thief will look for safe, easy targets. By applying a few basic security principles you can make your property unappealing to the thief. External Doors Ensure that locks conforming to BS3621 or multi-point locks are attached and used on all external doors. Install an outside light near your front door to help you […]

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