Have you ever been locked out of your house or office? It can be a very frustrating experience, especially if you don’t have a spare key. You try all the doors and windows, but they’re all securely locked. What do you do? If you don’t have an emergency locksmith in Perth on speed dial, you might be in for a long wait. Here’s why you need an emergency locksmith on hand – just in case you find yourself locked out of the home.
Breaking in? Not a good idea.
The first instinct of homeowners locked out of their homes is to find a way to get in on their own. While unlocked windows are a security risk, check if any of them are open and whether you can get in without breaking in. Breaking in leads to a host of unexpected problems. Attempting to break glass or kick open doors may lead to injuries such as deep cuts or fractures. Picking or trying to break locks can cause irreparable damage. Trying to climb in through windows on the first floor can be dangerous, especially if you don’t have a ladder or are not an acrobat. Neatly eliminate these risks by entrusting the job to a professional locksmith in Perth.
Calling the police? You will waste more time.
When you are locked out of your home and scared about your own safety, calling the police may be the first thing that comes to your mind. But apart from arriving promptly and keeping you safe, they may not be able to help much. They are highly unlikely to break open the door unless there is an emergency situation within. In all probability, the police may suggest contacting an emergency locksmith in Perth.
Spare key can be a saviour.
If you have a spare key hidden somewhere outside the house, that is all you need to get in. We also suggest leaving a spare key with somebody you trust, like a friend or relative. They might take time to reach you, but you know that you can get in without having to break in. But what if you don’t have a spare key?
Keep your locksmith on emergency dial.
Locksmiths are professionals with ample training and experience in opening varied and complex types of door locks. In addition to opening locks in homes and commercial establishments, they are also skilled in bypassing vehicle locks. They are armed with advanced tools and equipment designed to safely and quickly open locks without causing damage to doors or locks. And in case your locks sustain damage, they will be insured so that you do not have to worry about additional expenses.
If you are wondering about the expense, you will be relieved to learn that emergency locksmith services are surprisingly affordable.
When you are locked out of your home, the first priority is regaining access to your home without inflicting damage on the doors or doorknobs. An experienced locksmith in Perth can help you accomplish this quickly and efficiently.
Breaking down the door is an extreme step that can incur considerable repair costs later on. In comparison, it is more cost-effective to hire an emergency locksmith to deal with the issue. Remember that you may be asked to provide proof of residence to get the door unlocked. In case your identification is inside your home, you will be requested to retrieve and present it as soon as the locksmith gains entry.
Need an emergency locksmith? Save our number 0492 360 504 on speed dial. Echidna Lock and Key services all of Perth, and we can be reached at the phone number or through our contact page. Residents of Innaloo, Doubleview, Wembley, Balcatta, Carine and Duncraig can reach us faster on call.