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Telephone: 01539 739218
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Locksmith Kendal

Hi, I'm Dean and I own and manage Locks Express, one of Kendal's longest established locksmith companies. I've been in the industry for over 20 years serving both domestic and commercial customers in Kendal and the surrounding areas. In this time, Locks Express has worked for thousands of customers doing domestic and commercial locksmith work across the area.

I have built up over a hundred five-star Google reviews and Locks Express are approved by Trading Standards, being founder members of the buy with confidence scheme.

Dean From Locks Express

Local locksmiths based in Kendal

We are a family run locksmith company based in Kendal, meaning we can offer a much more personal service than some of our competitors. Unlike some of our national competitors, when you use Locks Express you will speak directly to me, not a call centre.

Our prices are honest and clear with no hidden extras. We are based in Kendal, which means we can usually attend emergency jobs within the hour. Having lived and worked in the Kendal area for so long we know which types of locks are most commonly used. This means we are fully stocked with all the items needed to complete most jobs the first time we visit your home or business. All our work is fully guaranteed, giving you the ultimate peace of mind.

Need a lock upgrading?

We provide many locksmith services in Kendal. One of our most frequent requests is upgrading locks to be insurance approved. We can help upgrade your security to comply with the needs of your insurance company. Whether this is an upgrade to BS3621 or SS312 we can help.

Not sure if your locks are insurance approved?

Feel free to contact us and we will be happy to give you advice on your home or commercial security.

Mortice Lock on wooden door

Upvc and composite door lock repairs in Kendal

Upvc and composite door locks can be extraordinarily complex and suffer from many different failures. Luckily, we have been dealing with upvc door lock issues for over 20 years. We cover everything from a simple door alignment issue to a jammed upvc or composite door. There are hundreds of different makes and models of multipoint locking systems fitted to these types of doors. With our vast knowledge of these systems we can open, repair, or replace any type of multipoint lock system. Even if your current lock system is no longer available, we can always produce a solution to rectify the problem. We also supply and fit high security, anti snap three star cylinder locks to upvc and composite doors.

Holiday Let fire regulations

Locks Express have many years of experience fitting suitable locks to holiday lets in Kendal, Windermere and the Lake District, including locks that are easy to unlock and that do not need a key to unlock them from the inside such as a night latch or a thumb turn lock. We can supply and fit euro thumb turn locks to upvc, composite and wooden doors.

Thumbturn Lock

Burglary repairs and prevention

Although Kendal is known for being a nice quiet neighbourhood, break-ins do still occur. At Locks Express Kendal we know how devastating a burglary can be. We try to respond to these types of jobs as fast as possible so you can feel safe again. We can repair most burglary damage to homes and businesses in Kendal. Locks Express can offer advice and support to prevent this from happening again in future such as fitting high security anti snap locks to upvc doors or fitting insurance approved mortice deadlocks to wooden doors. We are fully up to date on all the most recent burglary trends and techniques and carry locks to help combat this in future.

Locked out in Kendal?

We have been honing our locksmith and lock picking skills for over 20 years. We are always practicing ensuring our skill level is tip top. Security evolves all the time and locks keep getting more secure. To combat this, we continuously invest in the latest and greatest locksmith tools to get you back into your property with minimal fuss. We always treat lock outs as a high priority and aim to be at your domestic or commercial property in Kendal as fast as possible.

Locks Express Kendal Van

Emergency Locksmith Kendal

We understand that there is never a convenient time for a lock to break, keys to be lost or a break-in to occur. There is a high probability that when you need to use a locksmith in Kendal, you need us to be there fast. Because of this we try to keep some appointments open so we can be with you as quickly as possible. We are one of the fastest responding locksmiths in the Kendal area. Give us a call to find out just how fast we can be with you.

Our Locksmith Services in Kendal

  • Lock fitting
  • Lock repair
  • Lock opening
  • Upvc door mechanisms repaired
  • Wooden door locks
  • Upvc door locks
  • Anti snap cylinders fitted
  • Window locks
  • Garage door locks
  • Lock upgrades
  • Insurance approved locks
  • Burglary repairs
  • Security upgrades

Areas Covered

Although we are Kendal based locksmiths, we cover all of the LA postcode area including Barrow In Furness, Morecambe and Lancaster. All locksmith work in these areas is still carried out by me personally. We still have the same outstanding call-out times and all the necessary parts on board to complete most jobs the first time we visit.


How much is the call out fee?

We NEVER charge a call out fee.

Do you do planned visits?

Yes, we do planned visits to suit your needs. We can fit in around your work or lifestyle commitments.

How much do you charge?

We are one of the most affordable locksmiths in Kendal. We can usually give you an accurate quote over the phone based on a huge wealth of experience.

What if you do not have the parts?

Our well stocked vans mean that 97% of jobs are completed in one visit, however in the unlikely event we do not have the correct parts with us we can usually source parts from one of our trusted lock suppliers the same day.

How do I get a quote or book?

You can contact us here at Locks Express Kendal at any time. Use the numbers provided at the top of the page or alternatively you can contact us using the link.

Locks Express, 5 Paddock Drive, Kendal, LA9 5FJ