This is a question that many people have and we often get asked about some jobs we don’t take on, then on the other side there are many things a professional locksmith can help you with that you may not be aware of.
To really help answer this question, it all depends on the locksmith, as not all locksmiths offer the same services.

As Lothian Locksmiths is one of the top Locksmiths in the West Lothian area we can provide all of the services you’ll read about below. So whether you need an emergency locksmith in Bathgate, Armadale, Broxburn or Whitburn. You can trust on our local team to come you you quickly and service you professionally..

Now on to the article, where we cover the five most common jobs almost all locksmiths can help you with.

  • Copying and cutting new keys
  • Fixing sticky, jammed or damaged locks
  • Supplying and installing new locks
  • Gaining access when you have locked yourself out
  • Rekeying locks

When it comes to Lothian Locksmiths, we do this and so much more.

Your locks, keys and overall security are in good hands when it comes to us.

As West Lothians premier service provider for residential and commercial locks, keys and security systems, we’re ready to provide you with effective security solutions at very competitive rates.

TIP! If you are painting, it is important to cover your locks before you begin. If you make the mistake of sealing the lock, you will probably need a locksmith.

Lothian Locksmiths Specialty Services

24-Hour Emergency Locksmith

Just experienced a break-in? Need to get a lock fixed after business hours? We provide immediate help with our 24-hour locksmith service.

We have a mobile team who will be at your location in no time, regardless if it’s day or night, to attend to your lock, key and security-related needs.

General Residential Services

Lost your keys? Suffering from a jammed or sticky lock? Need to update all the locks in your home?

Our experienced locksmiths can help you get into your home with new keys even when you don’t have an existing key that we can copy. We can also repair and change locks after a break-in or just update old devices.

Lothian Locksmiths can likewise replace existing faulty locks, fit deadlocks and window locks to both new and existing homes.

TIP! Make sure to do a bit of research on your locksmith before hiring them to do a job. You’ll want to ensure they’re reputable and reliable.

Safe Sales and Services
For your valuables, we can help you secure them more efficiently by helping you find the right safe.

If you need an existing safe repaired, opened, or relocated, our team can also assist you. You can also count on Lothian Locksmiths to provide a new safe combination code or keys.

Master Key Systems
Gain full control on who enters the premises in your commercial space through a master key system designed, installed and maintained by Lothian Locksmiths.

TIP! Get a receipt when all of the work is completed. Even though the majority of locksmiths are legitimate, there are always people out there looking to scam you.

Access Control Security for Businesses
Keep unwanted visitors out of controlled areas, restrict unwanted traffic, stream-line access across different premises through a digital access control system.

Lothian Locksmith can design and install access control systems for a growing business or an established corporation. We have fully qualified technicians who can perform the installation and maintenance work of digital access control systems.

Automotive Locksmith
If you need a car key replacement, Lothian Locksmiths have expert car locksmiths who can provide you with quality car key copies. Locked out of your car? We’ll get a team ready to come to you on the side of the road, anytime, and anywhere in West Lothian.

Masters of Locks & Keys in West Lothian

When it comes to locksmithing, we do it all, big and small, see the list of our main services below.

TIP! Ask your locksmith to bring ID. While you’re on the phone with them, let them know that they will need to show you proper identification before they can enter your home.

Lothian Locksmiths have a team of certified locksmiths who are members of the Master Locksmiths Association (MLAA). Our locksmiths are fully trained and bring years of industry experience. Rest assured we are very thorough with how we work.

At Lothian Locksmiths, we make sure that we provide our clients with prompt and honest service that will quickly yet efficiently resolve lock, key and security issues.

If you want to have your West Lothian premises checked for lock safety concerns, just give us a call and set an appointment for an obligation-free site visit. We’d be happy to help you secure your home or business with locks and keys that function as they should.

Did you like the tips?

There you have it, some free expert locksmith tips sure to make your home more secure. If you are in need of any locksmith services in any of these areas (West Lothian, Bathgate, Broxburn, Armadale, Whitburn Livingston, Harthill, Edinburgh or Glasgow) do contact Lothian Locksmiths. You can do this by calling us on 0791 682 2146. You can as well send an email to

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