Garage lock problems arise quite often since unfavourable weather conditions such as rain and snow constantly affect the garage door. Outdoor conditions lead to increased wear of the parts of the lock resulting in the mechanism’s poor performance. If the device is jammed, you will have to figure out how to open the lock first before proceeding with the repairs. Our company provides prompt assistance in opening garages without damaging the integrity of the locking device. The specialists gain access without the use of brute force and keep the property safe at all stages of work.
If the lock is already damaged, the specialist can carry out repair or replacement work immediately following the emergency gain of access. We have a large selection of locking devices and will select an option that suits you best in terms of security and price. Contact the masters of their craft If you need to open, replace or install a garage lock. We are always ready to help. Call us at the number indicated on the website any time you need the services of a professional locksmith.
Tips on Opening a Garage Lock
If you decide to take care of the situation on your own, avoid using improvised tools, or trying to get into the garage through the roof, as such rash actions are ineffective and put you at the risk of injury. Also, restoring the proper functionality of a door lock after unqualified intervention can require additional financial investments.
How to open a frozen garage lock?
The easiest way to defrost a frozen locking mechanism is by applying heat with a portable gas torch. The cost of such a burner is about 10£ and it can be useful in the future for other tasks. However, take precautions to avoid starting a fire. Often, the inner side of the garage door is finished with wood that can catch fire easily. Again, the safest way to resolve a lock-related emergency is to contact quilted locksmiths in your area.
How to Open a Padlock on a Garage Door?
The padlock can be removed with the help of a grinder in a matter of 5 minutes. If you don’t own one, then you should consider calling local locksmiths as buying tools that will only be used on a few occasions is not the best decision. We’ll arrive at your place with a complete set of professional-grade tools and solve the problem in one visit.
Lever Type Garage Locks
In case you have a high-security locking device conforming to British Standard 3621, we recommend you contact us at the first signs of a problem with the mechanism. The design and principles of operation of such locks requires the skills and expertise of an experienced locksmith when carrying out repairs or emergency opening. It is in your best interest to avoid unnecessary damage to the high-quality door lock as products from reputable manufacturers tend to have a hefty price tag.Also our masters are available in the whole London area, you may count on them in Westminster, Soho and elsewhere!