Recent Posts

Reasons For Rekeying Your Home


27 Apr Reasons For Rekeying Your Home

Many People I talk to every day do not know that locksmiths can rekey residential locks without the need of replacing the entire lock assembly. In some cases it is more efficient to replace the locks in the house, if they are low quality, worn or damaged locks. For Houses that have adequate hardware a lock re-key service is a perfect solution for you, effectively changing the access to the home without replacing the hardware.

Moving into a new Home

When moving into a new home, it is wise to rekey the locks in all parts of the house. You don’t how many persons have the keys to the house. Remember, keys are normally given to relatives, friends, workers etc. So it would be wise to rekey locks throughout the house before moving in permanently. Actually, rekeying is a cheaper alternative to buying new locks. Rekeying only changes the cylinder of the old locks so that the existing keys become useless. If you don’t want to go through the trouble of looking for new locks to replace the original locks, then rekeying is the best option.

When keys are Lost

The best thing to do when you lost a key to your home is to either buy a new lock or rekey the old lock. In this case, rekeying is the best option as explained above. Don’t assume that everything will be ok after losing your keys even when you have spares. You don’t know who stole it or who have seen it. For security reasons, it would be wise to rekey the lock.

Passage of time

It is wise to rekey locks every 5 years. There are times when you can no longer recall those that have keys to your home or how many keys you must have misplaced. You don’t know if someone has copied the keys to your home after these years. This is also a good reason why you need to rekey locks after some years.

If you are looking for Trained Security professionals to discuss with regarding rekeying the locks to your home, then East Valley Lock and Key would be a good place to start. We have several professional Locksmith technicians who have been in the business for many years. They are well-trained and have the experience and knowledge to solve your every security need. East valley Lock and Key is a reputable company that works 24hours a day and seven days a week. All you have to do is call the number (480) 478-1057 and a professional will come to your house to solve your problems. We service Ahwatukee, Anthem, Apache Junction, Avondale, Black Canyon City, Buckeye, Cave Creek, Chandler, Fountain Hills, Gilbert, Glendale, Gold Canyon, Goodyear, Higley, Laveen, Litchfield Park, Maricopa, Mesa, North Phoenix, Paradise Valley, Peoria, Phoenix, Queen Creek, San Tan Valley, Scottsdale, Sun City, Sun City West, Sun Lakes, Surprise, Tempe, Tolleson, Wickenburg.

East Valley Lock and Key is a BBB accredited company and we provide a 180 day warranty for all locksmith services. Most of our services include installation of locks, master key systems; rekey systems, social security boxes, file cabinet, desk locks and many more.


  • Mr WordPress
    Posted at 23:39h, 27 April Reply

    Hi, this is a comment.
    To delete a comment, just log in and view the post's comments. There you will have the option to edit or delete them.

Post A Reply to Mr WordPress Cancel Reply