Secure Your Home with Residential Locksmith Chicago Services

Who has the keys to your home, business, or mailbox? Previous owners? Contractors? Maids? Baby-sitters? Realtors? Neighbors? Family Members / In-Laws? Ex's? It's our job, as your local Residential Locksmith Chicago, to help you streamline your security.

American Lock and Key will re-key most locks to work to a different key without replacing the entire lock. Also, many locks may be made to work on one single key eliminating the large keyring. Mailbox locks re-keyed or replaced depending on the type.

Locked Out?

American Lock and Key will open your home, office, auto, or furniture damage-free using professional methods.

Is Your Key Broken Inside the Lock?

residential locksmith ChicagoAmerican Lock and Key provides broken-key extraction service so keyhole is no longer obstructed.  American Lock and Key has State-of-the-Art Computerized Key Machines and other precision equipment to service our Residential customers' needs quickly, accurately and professionally.

American Lock and Key offers a full line of services for residential customer needs: Re-keys, Lock-outs, opening locks which have no keys and making keys for them, repairing locks which are still serviceable. American Lock and Key services both contemporary locks as well as antique locks used for home, cabinets, and other furniture items. American Lock and Key also serves customers wanting push-button and combination door and furniture locks for key-less convenience.

Made in America

American Lock and Key uses “Made in America” locks and parts whenever possible. We use Locksmith Grade locks which are stronger and better made than what is typically found in “big-box stores” and other outlets which often feature inferior security security hardware. Locksmith Grade locks are harder to defeat and offer better security for the customers' peace of mind.

American Lock and Key also uses State-of-the-Art computerized and mechanical locksmith equipment.  This translates into a wider variety of precision services for the customer. Keys cut using this equipment are the most accurate and reliable in the industry.

American Lock and Key also provides free consultation service for customers who want to explore their security options. We back up all our work with a One-Year Warranty on all parts and labor.

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Residential Services We Offer

  • Lock-out Services
  • Locks Re-Keyed – Keyed Alike, Keyed Differently or Master Key System
  • Key Duplication – Home / Business, Padlock, Safe Deposit, Flat Steel, Skeleton-type, Hard-to-Find,
  • and Rare Key, Duplication
  • Locksmith Grade Locks
  • Locks Repaired or Replaced
  • Deadbolts Professionally Installed
  • High-Security / Bump-Proof Locks
  • Push-button Locks Installed
  • Lost Key Replacement
  • Mailbox Locks Re-keyed or Replaced
  • Decorative Hardware for Doors and Furniture
  • Patio Door Locks
  • Antique Locks -  Opening, Repair and Keys Made
  • Safe Combination Changed – Mechanical and Electronic

Contact Us!

If you have a residential lock issue or just need an extra key made, please consider us for your next project!

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We are Licensed, Insured, Bonded and Certified - Illinois License # 191-000891