Frequently asked questions

WHAT ARE YOU SPECIALIZED IN?


We specialize in residential, automotive, and commercial locksmith services. Specifically, we handle car key replacement, unlocking car doors, repairing ignition switches, getting you back inside your home when you are locked out, locks changes, locks re-keying, and new lock installation.




HOW DO I KNOW WESTLOCKSMITHKATY.COM IS A REPUTABLE COMPANY?


We hold a genuine licence and are registered with department of public security in Texas. Please check here. And to find out more about our work and services please do check what our past customers have to say about us, please read our testimonials.




HOW MUCH DO YOUR SERVICES COST ?


The cost of our services varies depending on the task being undertaken. Please contact us today for a free estimate. (main point of my business that I give the prices over the phone I will ask all needed questions over the phone to as much as possible to give out a UP FRONT prices OVER THE PHONE so no gimmicks and no up sale on site)




HOW LONG DOES THE PROCESS TAKE FOR A LOCKSMITH TO GET ME BACK INTO MY HOUSE?


Our professional locksmiths time frame is usually between 10-20 minutes from the time the technician is at your location. But times can vary depending on the type of lock.




WHY DON'T YOU LIST YOUR PRICES ONLINE ?


Every job is different therefore we don’t list our prices online. We always aim to give a accurate/flat estimate to our clients in advance




WHAT TYPE OF LOCKS CAN YOU REPAIR/REPLACE?


Our fully-trained and qualified locksmiths have experience installing, repairing, and replacing all types of lock, including but not limited to dead locks sash locks, pad locks, digital locks, and more. All the residential locks out there about 90% from the cars on the road and the big majority of the commercial brand names for heavy duty and even institutional type of hardware which is up to state and federal laws for any type of a project and any size of capacity and purpose of a building We actually work 7 to 11:30 every day all year!




WHAT SHOULD I DO IF I LOST MY COMMERCIAL OR RESIDENTIAL KEYS? DUPLICATE OR LOCK CHANGE?


Duplicate copies cannot be made without an original key or an already made copy of the original, therefore duplicates cannot be made. When the situation occurs where you lose your keys, we suggest having your locks changed-REKEYED which will provide you with a new set of keys AND IT WILL “STOP” ANY OLD OPERATING KEYS . It’s highly recommended that you have your locks changed-REKEYED by a professional as soon as possible after losing your keys for safety AND PIECE OF MIND purposes.




DO YOU SERVICE COMMERCIAL LOCKS ?


Yes, in fact, we have technicians specialized in working with commercial locks- Pushbars, keypads, smartkey, and much more. Our professionals are able to change, open, rekey, and repair commercial locks. What form of payments do you accept?
We accept American Express, Master Card, Visa Card, Discovery, and cash.
ANY MAJOR CREDIT OR DEBIT CARD PAYPAL
VENMO
CASH APP
ZELLE APP




WHAT AREAS DO YOU SERVICE ?


We serve anywhere across Houston and Greater Houston areas including Fort Bend County, Harris County, Missouri City, Katy, Sugarland and all points in between.




DO YOU PROVIDE LOCKOUT ASISTANCE ?


Yes! Getting locked out of your home, workplace or car is no fun. That’s why we offer emergency services and are available to provide 24-hour lockout assistance. In most instances, our locksmiths can provide damage-free entry to locked properties and vehicles.




WHAT IF I LOST MY CAR KEY AND I DON’T HAVE A SPARE?


Our professional technician can make you a brand key by ordering a new code that matches to your vehicle and then programming it so you are able to start the vehicle. Many techniques which are the most efficient in the industry as far as precision and quality. all keys lost situation is probably the most popular task for our techs on daily basis . Some models are not available for service. Call us for details