Secure Your Home With Our Residential Locksmith Services

American Lock and Key offers a full line of services for residential customers: safe sales and installation, lock rekeying, lockout service, security camera sales and installation, key duplication, and lock repair to name a few. American Lock and Key services both contemporary locks as well as antique locks on doors, cabinets, and other furniture items. We can also install combination and electronic door locks for customers who want keyless convenience.

Lockout Service

Residential deadboltHave you accidentally locked your keys in your car or house? Have you lost your key to your office door? American Lock and Key will open your home, office, auto, or furniture damage-free using professional methods. We also provide 24 hour emergency lockout service.

Rekeying Service

Who has the keys to your home, business, or mailbox? Previous owners, contractors, maids, babysitters, realtors, neighbors, family members, or your ex? If you don't know it's time to rekey your home locks. It's our job as your local residential locksmith to help ensure your security and we can intall new locks on you home or rekey your existing locks to work with a new key.

American Lock and Key can re-key most locks to work to a different key without replacing the entire lock, PLUS rekeying is almost always less expensive than 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.

Is Your Key Broken Inside the Lock?

broken key extraction

American Lock and Key can safely extract broken keys from locks without damaging the lock. We also have state of the art computerized key machines and other precision equipment to service our residential customers needs quickly, accurately, and professionally.

We Sell and Install Locks and Parts Made in the USA

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.

Residential Services We Offer

  • Lockout Service for home, business, and auto
  • Locks rekeyed: keyed alike, keyed differently, and Master Key systems
  • Key Duplication: Home/Business, padlocks, safe deposit boxes, flat steel, skeleton keys, 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 opened, repaired and keys made for.
  • Safe Combinations 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