Best Locksmiths in Des Moines

Why These Locksmiths?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Des Moines Locksmiths on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

24/7 L&L Locksmith Services

24/7 L&L Locksmith is located in West Des Moines, Iowa, and serves customers throughout the surrounding areas. It provides 24 hour a day, seven day a week, emergency lockout assistance for vehicles, homes, and offices. It works with residential and commercial customers on rekeying locks, installing deadbolts, repairing locks, and installing master key systems. The business can also duplicate existing keys as needed. 24/7 L&L Locksmith uses up-to-date technology to handle lockouts and cut new keys.

210 S Prairie View Dr
West Des Moines, IA 50266


515 Locksmith

Established in 2015, 515 Locksmith provides the residents of Des Moines, Iowa, emergency mobile services. This locally owned company's bilingual technicians are available 24/7 to assist customers with commercial, industrial, residential, and vehicle locksmith needs. Services include rekeying, broken key extraction, key replacement, new lock installation, master key design, and key duplicating. Additional services offered by 515 Locksmith include digital high-security lock replacement as well as key control system repair.

Des Moines, IA 50317


A 24 Hour Locksmith

A 24 Hour Locksmith is a Des Moines, Iowa, company established in 1999 and offering automobile, residential, commercial and roadside locksmith service. A 24 Hour Locksmith provides 24-hour emergency lockout service with special attention to child lockouts. Its residential and commercial services include rekeying and lock installation, and its roadside assistance program includes battery jumps, tire changes, and gasoline delivery. A 24 Hour Locksmith's services are available in major cities throughout the United States and Canada.

Des Moines, IA 50314


Ames Lock & Security

Ames Lock & Security is a residential, commercial, and automotive locksmith that provides a range of services in the Des Moines, Iowa, metro area. It has been duplicating and replacing keys, installing secure new locks, and repairing and maintaining existing locks for over three decades. Ames Lock & Security works with businesses to install new security systems, including keyless systems and restricted systems, and it offers a 24-hour callout service for emergencies.

507 Main St Ste 2
Ames, IA 50010


Central Iowa Safe & Lock

For over three decades, Central Iowa Safe & Lock has been providing locksmith services to residential and commercial clients in the Des Moines, Iowa, metro area. Its residential services include lock repair and replacement, rekeying, installation of new keyless security systems, and emergency callouts for lockouts. It installs entry systems, lockboxes, and secure filing cabinets for businesses and can help both residential and commercial customers open and update safes and vehicles.

2643 Beaver Ave Ste 173
Des Moines, IA 50313


Fast T's Mobile Auto Service

Located in West Des Moines, Iowa, Fast T's Mobile Auto Service provides services to customers throughout Central Iowa. It is a fully mobile business that handles emergency lockout assistance and key retrieval for vehicles, including cars, trucks, motorcycles, and semi-trucks. In addition to locksmith services, this business provides jump starts, tire changes, battery testing, and replacement parts. Fast T's Mobile Auto Service was given the 2015-2016 Best Small Business of the Year in West Des Moines award.

Lindas Lane
West Des Moines, IA 50266


Ian's Lock and Key

Ian's Lock and Key is located in Des Moines, Iowa, and works with customers throughout the area. It offers 24/7 emergency lockout assistance for vehicles, offices, and homes. It also handles the install and repair of locks, opens key safes and garage doors, and cuts new keys for most doors. The technicians can rekey houses as well as apartments and assist with eviction rekey needs. Ian's Lock and Key is insured and licensed and is a member of the Lockmasters Security Institute and the West Des Moines Chamber of Commerce.

9086 Carpenter Circle Dr
West Des Moines, IA 50325


Mid-Iowa Lock

Mid-Iowa Lock is located in Altoona, Iowa, and serves customers throughout the Central Iowa region, including Des Moines. It handles emergency lockout assistance for vehicles, homes, and offices. It works with property managers and businesses on master key systems and installs and repairs deadbolts and locks on homes and garage doors. The business sells hardware that its technicians or the property owners can install, and it also can assess older locks and recommend repair or replacement.

4th St NW
Altoona, IA 50009


Midwest Lock & Security

Midwest Lock and Security is located in Des Moines, Iowa. Its storefront is open six days a week, and its technicians provide 24/7 emergency lockout services, as well. It is a full-service locksmith company that serves customers throughout Central Iowa by installing and repairing locks on homes and businesses and also by installing access control systems. Customers can visit the store to obtain a variety of types of duplicate keys.

3001 Merle Hay Rd
Des Moines, IA 50310


Security Locksmiths

Security Locksmiths has been serving the Des Moines, Iowa, area since 1986. It provides emergency lockout assistance for vehicles and homes. The locksmiths also make keys, replace locks, install panic bars and door closers, program automotive transponder keys, and sell factory vehicle remotes. They work with residential and commercial customers and can handle most lock-related projects. Security Locksmiths provides quotes over the phone and is bonded as well as insured.

4410 Se 14th St
Des Moines, IA 50320


Strauss Security Solutions

Strauss Security Solutions is located in Urbandale, Iowa, and has been working with customers throughout the state for over 90 years. The business offers locksmith services, including installing master key systems, duplicating keys, repairing and replacing door hardware, rekeying locks, and installing door knobs and levers. It also provides 24-hour lockout assistance for homes, vehicles, and offices. In addition to locksmith services, Strauss Security Solutions sells and installs security systems and keyless entry locks.

4663 121st St
Urbandale, IA 50323


Vehicle Towing Company

Vehicle Towing Company has been operating in Des Moines, Iowa, for over 10 years. It provides 24/7 services to customers in the surrounding area. Company drivers are able to assist with vehicle lockouts on cars, trucks, and semi-trucks. In addition to these locksmith services, the company jumps and recharges batteries, changes tires, provides gas, and tows vehicles of most sizes. Vehicle Towing Company aims to provide quick response time, typically within 30 minutes.

2901 Douglas Ave
Des Moines, IA 50310


Walsh Door & Security

Walsh Door & Security has locations in Des Moines and Iowa City, Iowa, as well as North Kansas City, Missouri. It has been in operation for over 150 years and works with customers throughout the Midwest. It handles locksmith services such as key duplicating and engraving as well as replacement of broken and worn-out hardware. Walsh Door offers the expertise of a certified and registered locksmith who can work with businesses to develop secure locking systems.

2600 Delaware Ave
Des Moines, IA 50317


Williams Locksmith Service

Williams Locksmith Service is an automotive, commercial, and residential locksmith that serves clients in and around the Des Moines, Iowa, metro area. It focuses on providing quick, local service and accurate quotes. Services include replacing lost or damaged keys, extracting broken keys, and removing padlocks. It also provides 24-hour service for lockouts, including house, apartment, commercial, car, and truck lockouts. The technicians are equipped to replace transponder car keys, as well.

2000 High St Unit 121
Des Moines, IA 50309


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