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What can our locksmiths repair and replace?

Timpson Locksmiths carry a large range of products on all our vans. This means we can complete your job in one visit, with no need to charge for re-visits or additional labour time to go and pick up parts. All our engineers are DBS checked for your peace of mind.

Anti-snap locks

What is lock snapping and how can I protect my property?

Lock snapping is when force is applied to the cylinder which then snaps the lock in two.

What types of lock are affected by this?

Euro cylinder locks are most at risk – these are fitted to millions of properties throughout the UK, usually on double glazed and UPVC doors.

What can be done?

Timpson Locksmiths can fit an anti snap lock which cannot be snapped in the same way.

What types of cylinders can be replaced?

 Brass anti snap  double anti snap  single anti snap
Thumbturn cylinder ideal for front doors Double cylinder ideal for french doors Half cylinder ideal for garage doors

Cylinder Locks

We carry a large range cylinder locks on all our vans. This means we can complete your job in one visit, with no need to charge for re-visits or additional labour time to go and pick up parts. We can fit/repair cylinder locks and can make recommendations on how to upgrade your security if required. All our engineers are CRB checked for your peace of mind.

cylinder lock

Euro Cylinder Locks

We carry a large range on Euro cylinders on all our vans. This means we can complete your job in one visit, with no need to charge for re-visits or additional labour time to go and pick up parts. We can fit/repair euro cylinder locks and can make recommendations on how to upgrade your security if required. All our engineers are CRB checked for your peace of mind.

Euro Cylinder Locks

Cylinder lock or latch – Any lock or latch, the mechanism of which is contained in a cylinder.

Garage Locks

We can fit/repair garage door locks and can make recommendations on how to upgrade your security if required. All our engineers are CRB checked for your peace of mind.

Garage Locks

Mortice Locks

We carry a large range of Mortice locks on all our vans. This means we can complete your job in one visit, with no need to charge for re-visits or additional labour time to go and pick up parts. We can fit/repair mortice locks and can make recommendations on how to upgrade your security if required. All our engineers are CRB checked for your peace of mind.

Mortice locks


Mortice lock (or latch) – A lock or latch which is morticed or let into the thickness of the door from the meeting edge and held in position by screws through the forend.

Mortice Sash Locks

Timpson Locksmiths carry a large range of products on all our vans. This means we can complete your job in one visit, with no need to charge for re-visits or additional labour time to go and pick up parts. We can fit/repair mortice sash locks and can make recommendations on how to upgrade your security if required. All our engineers are CRB checked for your peace of mind.

Mortice sash locks

Sash lock – An upright mortice lock, consisting of a latch bolt and a key operated bolt.

Multipoint Locks (UPVC)

Timpson Locksmiths carry a large range of products on all our vans. This means we can complete your job in one visit, with no need to charge for re-visits or additional labour time to go and pick up parts. We can fit/repair multipoint locks and can make recommendations on how to upgrade your security if required. All our engineers are CRB checked for your peace of mind.

mpl lock

Nightlatch

Timpson Locksmiths carry a large range of products on all our vans. This means we can complete your job in one visit, with no need to charge for re-visits or additional labour time to go and pick up parts. We can fit/repair nightlatch locks and can make recommendations on how to upgrade your security if required. All our engineers are CRB checked for your peace of mind.

nightlatch

Nightlatch – A rim or mortice latch with a bevelled springbolt or roller bolt which shoots when the door is closed, but can be withdrawn by key from outside and by knob or lever handle from inside. Usually provided with a stop knob, slide or snib to hold the bolt retracted and to deadlock the bolt when shot in the closed position, even against the action of the key.

Rim Cylinder Locks

Timpson Locksmiths carry a large range of products on all our vans. This means we can complete your job in one visit, with no need to charge for re-visits or additional labour time to go and pick up parts. We can fit/repair rim cylinder locks and can make recommendations on how to upgrade your security if required. All our engineers are CRB checked for your peace of mind.

rim cylinder locks

Rim Cylinder – This relates to a pack which usually comprises the cylinder with plug, rose, ‘connecting bar, two connecting screws and two keys.

Window Locks

We carry a large range of window locks on all our vans. This means we can complete your job in one visit, with no need to charge for re-visits or additional labour time to go and pick up parts. We can fit/repair window locks and can make recommendations on how to upgrade your security if required. All our engineers are CRB checked for your peace of mind. 

window lock

Padlocks

Timpson Locksmiths carry a large range of products on all our vans. This means we can complete your job in one visit, with no need to charge for re-visits or additional labour time to go and pick up parts. We can fit/repair padlocks and can make recommendations on how to upgrade your security if required. All our engineers are CRB checked for your peace of mind. 

padlocks

Padlock – A comparatively small removable and portable locking device, usually but not always key operated on one side only. The locking member is a circular hinged sliding or swivelled shackle which passes through a hole in a staple, locking bar or similar member.

Panic Hardware

Timpson Locksmiths carry a large range of products on all our vans. This means we can complete your job in one visit, with no need to charge for re-visits or additional labour time to go and pick up parts. We can fit/repair panic hardware and can make recommendations on how to upgrade your security if required. All our engineers are CRB checked for your peace of mind. 

panic hardware

Digital Door Locks

Timpson Locksmiths carry a large range of products on all our vans. This means we can complete your job in one visit, with no need to charge for re-visits or additional labour time to go and pick up parts. We can fit/repair digital door locks and can make recommendations on how to upgrade your security if required. All our engineers are CRB checked for your peace of mind. 

Digital door lock

Cylinder lock or latch – Any lock or latch, the mechanism of which is contained in a cylinder.