Entrance Handle Set

If the hardware on your front door looks old and tired, I can upgrade it to something new! This handle and deadbolt set are in the “oil rubbed bronze” finish. I had to rework the door a little bit to get everything perfect and I think it turned out well.

Mack Semi Truck – Lost Keys

Lost keys for a semi truck means it is not on the road making you money. At LockPro we can replace lost keys for Mack, Freightliner, Peterbuilt, Kenworth, International & Volvo. Even the Mack dealer couldn’t help this customer and they were unable to provide a key or key code from the VIN. Using a … Read more

Automatic Electric Gates

At LockPro Locksmith we do a LOT more than just make keys. Here is a new job we are working on in cooperation with the fence contractor. Our task is to automate the gates with a motorized electric opener. The gate can be activated with a push button keypad or a wireless remote. Safety equipment … Read more

We Fix Broken Car Keys

News Flash: You are not stuck with the badly designed key that came with your car. There are more durable options. The problem with making the remote and the chip key as one piece is that if the remote breaks, or the chip stops working, you have to replace the entire key. But if the … Read more

Program your own GM Key

Question: Can I program my my own key to my Chevrolet, Pontiac, Buick, Oldsmobile, Cadillac or any other General Motors car? Answer: YES, programming a GM key is relatively easy and does not require any expensive special equipment. This procedure works on GM cars that use a concealed chip in the key. It does not … Read more

Restricted Key Systems

This post is primarily for business owners. Did you know there are key systems available where only you, the owner, can get duplicate keys made? It’s true. When an employee leaves and returns their key, you don’t have to change the locks on suspicion of possible duplicate keys. Each key has a unique serial number … Read more

Brain Surgery (almost)

In this picture I am working on the computer from a 2000 Lexus (Toyota). For some reason Toyota did not provide a convenient way to replace lost keys for late 90’s and early 2000’s Toyota/Lexus vehicles. The dealers answer to an “all keys lost” situation is to replace the entire computer for about $1500. In … Read more

Honda Keys

Just a reminder, we FIX broken Honda keys. There are 2 groups of Honda car owners. Those that have experienced a broken key, and those that are going to have a broken key. Usually what happens is the plastic case breaks and then the owner duct tapes it back together, or worse, uses glue. Glue … Read more

Kwikset SmartKey Warning

Consider this a public service announcement. The Kwikset smartkey lock has some good features. Homeowners can rekey the lock themselves (if you carefully follow the instructions), and the lock is pick resistant and bump resistant. It has a higher level of security than its older brother, the pin tumbler lock. However, these features come with … Read more

We open and service gun safes

We recently opened a Remington gun safe (made by Liberty Safe) like this one after the owner accidentally discarded the paper the combination was written on. The safe was professionally opened and then fitted with some new parts to return it to “better than new” condition. If you have lost the combination to your safe, … Read more