Archive for December, 2013
We got a call from a woman who lives in Pelham Parkway Bronx zip code 10462. She had locked herself out and wanted an experienced licensed locksmith to open the door .we had to remove the old lock to enable us replace it with a new one. The lock had concealed screws which we removed. We removed the retaining button which is used to hold the inside knob and turned the knob forward and backward. We used a small nail and a piece of wire to depress the button and push the whole. We carefully removed the faceplate and unscrewed the last two screws. This removed the old lock and the lady gave us the new locks she wanted us to fit. It took us 10 minutes to have the new schlage door locks fitted.
Locksmith job in Parkchester Bronx. Her problem was that she needed some locksmith repair done on her lock which she said refuse to open leaving her locked in the apartment. When we arrived, we carefully studied the lock. There were three things we thought we could do. We had an option of changing the mortise mechanism, the knob or change the mortise itself. We also had an option of installing a new mortise lock. We checked the screws holding the lock cylinder and realized that they were loose. We removed the faceplate and located the two loose screws which we replaced. We aligned the new screws with the center of the mortise cylinder and tightened them. We replaced the faceplates and screwed them in place. We tested the lock to see if it was working and we realized that we had done a wonderful job. The lady praised us for our work and we left.
A regular client from Long Island in Roslyn heights wanted a locksmith who could install new locks including a signal side deadlock. On arrival, we examined the doors and the existing schlage locks and mapped out strategies to help us install the single side deadbolt baldwin lock. The new lock had a template which we used as a guide to make holes where the deadbolts lock could fit. We had a number of tools to use ranging from a wood chisel, a spade plate, head screw driver and a razor blade.
We pressed the template on the door using the middle vertical as a guideline. We made the necessary marks and started drilling the required holes. We installed the deadbolt lock and tested to ensure that it was working well. The other lock was also tested by our technician before we handed the keys to our client.
A client who runs a business in Roslyn Heights had his business alarm triggered. The business door closed a thing that forced the fire department to break the lock so as to gain access. They rectified the problem and left. Thereafter, we were called by the businessman who wanted A locksmith to install a lock thumb turn lock. on storefront glass door suitable for the business We carefully installed the thumb turn lock that requires a locksmith with experience. We carried out tests to ensure that it was working properly before we left. the manager say in the future they need electric strike lock
Fitting a high security mul-t-lock tubular dead bolt
A client who lives and works in Jericho in Long Island moved in to a new office. He asked us to change the lock on the front door. He had bought a high security mul-t-lock tubular dead bolt which required advanced expertise to have it installed. When he called us, and described the job he wanted us to do, we picked the best tools for the job and left for his office. We had a template to help in install the deadbolt. On arrival, we used a template to mark reference points using the template and made holes for the deadbolt. We used a standard bit to drill the required holes.
We drilled another hole at the edge of the door for the dead bolt. We used a wood chisel to mortise the area around the faceplate and around the corners. We then fitted the cylinder and the thumb plate on the exterior and interior side. We aligned the screw holes and fastened the dead bolt. The client was happy with the job and thanked us.
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A client who works and lives in Great Neck Estate had just bought a
house whose locks needed to be changed. One of the locks on the front door which was baldwin Hardware and locks had to be re keyed and the back door replaced with a high security lock. When we arrived at his residence, we got into the house to carry out assessment on the job to be done. The owner of the building followed them and took the cost estimates of the job. The owner of the house made it clear that the project was urgent and it was important that we work on it and have it completed on time.