Your 24hour emergency locksmith in Newcastle upon Tyne
NO CALL OUT FEE & prices from £29.99! CALL 07968 567 171 NOW!
If you’re searching the internet for a ‘locksmith near me’, you need look no further than Moorside Locksmith. We are a family business based in killingworth, Newcastle Upon tyne. We have many years of experience helping customers who are locked out of their home or business.
You might have seen our van in the area. We get many call-outs in Whitley Bay, Longbenton, Killingworth, Heaton, Forest Hall, Burradon, West Moor, Cramlington, North Shields, Gosforth, Wallsend, Blyth and Ashington.
We provide locksmith services to many people who have lost their keys, or their lock is jammed or stuck. Often, we get reports that their door handle is dropping towards the floor, grinding, or spinning – we can fix this. We can also help, if your keys have been stolen, or if it has snapped in the lock. We fix locks on uPVC, wood doors and windows.
From September 2019 – August 2020 there were 5.5k reported burglary crimes in Newcastle upon Tyne (Source). Moorside Locksmiths can improve the security of your home by fitting anti-snap locks. We only use leading brands such as Schlosser. High quality locks make it much, much harder for burglars to gain entry to your home or business. Poor quality locks can often be compromised in under 15 seconds!
Why choose Moorside Locksmiths in Newcastle upon Tyne…
- 30 minute target response time
- 24/7 Emergency Locksmith Services
- No call out fee
- Free quotes/estimates
- Prices from £29.99
- Residential & commercial locksmith services
- All costs agreed upfront (on inspection)
- All work guaranteed
- Fully insured locksmith services & DBS checked
Based in North Tyneside, you’ll often see Steve and Leo working in; Ashington, Blyth, Cramlington, Gosforth, Moorside, North Shields, North Tyneside, Newcastle Wallsend and Whitley Bay.
A comprehensive range of North East Locksmiths services…
uPVC door/window lock repair, replacement and re-alignment
Moorside Locksmiths repair and replace uPVC window and door lock mechanisms. We provide and install replacement barrels, cylinders and mortice locks. We can also make adjustments to badly fitting uPVC doors (including patio doors / garage doors) and re-align windows.
24hr service if you’re locked out
Moorside Locksmith provide a 24hr emergency ‘gain entry service’ to access your property, we would then replace your locks if needed. Also if you’ve lost your keys, we can replace the locking barrels and cylinders.
We would always recommend changing your locks if you move home, to ensure you are the only people with a key. Moorside Locksmiths can install new, anti-snap locks to provide peace of mind in your new home.
Supporting all property types
Our uPVC window and door lock services support homes and commercial business premises including: offices, shops, schools, churches and other public buildings in Newcastle upon Tyne.
Call 07968 567 171 now if you are locked out, or for any of the following reasons:
- Damaged or faulty locks
- Lost or stolen keys
- Lock replacement
- Lock repair
We’re here to help!
Lock replacement and repair for wood doors and windows
We specialise in repairs to wood windows and doors by installing replacement barrels, cylinders and mortace locks. If your doors or windows are jamming we can also adjustment and re-align them.
Residential, commercial and public buildings
Our services support any premises with wooden doors and windows. This includes homes, businesses, schools, hotels and other public buildings.
24hr emergency locksmith services if you’re locked out
Our 24hr emergency locksmith services is here to help if you are locked out. Got a problem with a wooden door or window lock? Whether you’re locked out, have a faulty lock, or you’ve lost your key we can help.
Call us now on 07968 567 171
It can take just 15 seconds to break into a property!
Many homes and commercial properties in the UK are installed with standard Euro cylinder door locks. This type of lock can be easily broken with everyday DIY tools. It can be done without much noise and takes burglars around 15 seconds. This method of breaking in is called ‘Lock Snapping’.
We fit anti snap locks to secure your home and business
To prevent ‘Lock Snapping’ we can install anti snap locks. We only use the best brands on the market, which offer an affordable way to improve the security of your property, guarding against ‘Lock Snapping’.
Why don’t all properties have anti-snap locks fitted?
Locksmiths and manufacturers have known for years that standard Euro profile cylinders are easily broken. However, recent coverage in the media and in BBC reports has helped to expose this issue to the public. In fact, crime statistics show that approximately 27% of all burglaries (in some areas) involved ‘Lock Snapping’.
Our residential and commercial emergency locksmith services operate 24hrs a day, 7 days a week. Our target response time is just 30 minutes, in our local area. We help clients in need who are locked out, or need a ‘break in’ repair service.
On arrival, we will gain access to your property by picking open the locks. If this isn’t possible, and all other options are exhausted, we will gain access using other methods and then replace your locks. Our van is stocked with top brand security locks. We will always discuss the best lock to suit the level of security needed and your budget.
If you need a skilled locksmith anywhere in Newcastle upon Tyne or Tyne and Wear then we can help. 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, and usually we’re with you in under 30 minutes.
Some questions we get asked…
Often, there will be many copies of a key. They are given to neighbours, dog walkers and tradesmen, for example. Therefore, so that you know exactly which keys exist for your house, it is advisable to change your locks when you move into your new home.
There could be an issue with the handle springs. Alternatively, the locking mechanism / gearbox is faulty and will need probably need replacing. We will assess and fix the problem.
Yes this can fixed. In most cases it is the mechanism, or the lock itself, therefore it will probably need replacing.
It depends on the lock. A standard Euro cylinder door lock, for example, can be broken into in around 15 seconds. We fit anti-snap locks that offer a much, much higher level of protection. They cannot be bypassed using ‘Lock Snapping’, which is a very popular method for burglars.
We can fit anti snap locks to improve the security of your property. This guards against ‘Lock Snapping’ where entry to a property can be gained in around 15 seconds. Crime statistics show that approximately 27% of all burglaries (in some areas) involved snapping ‘Lock Snapping’.
Our website displays some of the leading brands we use. We will always discuss options based on your budget and level of security needed.
Yes, we work with a few landlords.
The quality of the lock is largely determined by the cost. This reflects how secure it is. An example of a good quality lock would be a 1 or 3 star anti snap lock.
Yes, we are a commercial and residential locksmith. We also work with security companies and estate agents.
Steve Flemming trained with Taylors Locksmiths in Gateshead.
If your lock can’t be picked due to anti-snap pins, we may have to break the lock to get in. However, we always do our best to avoid this.
Our average response time is just 30 minutes depending on where we are in the area.
From our base in West Moor, Newcastle upon Tyne we cover all areas within a 15 mile radius including; Ashington, Blyth, Cramlington, Gosforth, Moorside, North Shields, North Tyneside, Wallsend and Whitley Bay.
We’ve never had a case where we haven’t been able to gain access to the property.
Yes, we have full Public Liability Insurance.