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Best Locksmiths in Columbia
2022

Call-A-Pro

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Call-A-Pro conveniently connects residents, business owners, and motorists with experienced locksmiths in their local area—perfect for emergency situations that require immediate attention. Clients who have been locked out of their property, or who need help with safes and other analog security systems, are referred to Call-A-Pro's extensive network of over 20,000 home service professionals—which the company further narrows down to assign the best contractors from within clients' own neighborhoods. The network includes licensed locksmiths who can help with property locks that need adjusting, installing, and repairing; vintage and antique safes that require breaking into; and keys and key fobs of various car makes and models that need replacing and duplicating.

Columbia, SC

We hire mystery shoppers to call our providers anonymously and evaluate them. Providers who respond quickly, answer questions thoroughly, and communicate politely score higher.

Responsiveness: A+

Friendliness: A+

Helpfulness: A+

Detail: A+

Palmetto Safe & Lock

Palmetto Safe & Lock

  • 24/7

Palmetto Safe & Lock caters to clients in communities throughout South Carolina, including Columbia. The company can perform locksmithing and security services, including installing and rekeying locks, repairing electric strike systems, and servicing magnetic locks. It can also provide intercom services to office buildings, daycares, and churches. Safe repair and replacement services are available as well. David Hulme, the owner of Palmetto Safe & Lock, has over 30 years of experience in the locksmithing and security services industry.

2544 Morningside Drive
West Columbia, SC 29169

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Online Profiles:

2 (Better)

Average Review Score:

5 / 5 ( Best)

Total Reviews:

8 (Good)

Score Consistency:

Consistent (Best)

We hire mystery shoppers to call our providers anonymously and evaluate them. Providers who respond quickly, answer questions thoroughly, and communicate politely score higher.

Responsiveness: A+

Friendliness: A+

Helpfulness: A+

Detail: A+

Ready Locksmith

Ready Locksmith

  • Lock Rekeying
  • Commercial
  • Automobile

Ready Locksmith provides locksmith solutions to residential clients in Columbia. It offers a range of services, including house lockout assistance, lock repair, and rekeying, as well as installation of deadbolts and keyless entry locks and eviction solutions. Its technicians are also experienced in commercial and automotive locksmith services, including the creation of commercial master keys and automobile smart keys. In business since 2010, the locally owned company provides emergency and roadside assistance services to its clients.

3905 West Beltline Boulevard
Columbia, SC 29204

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Online Profiles:

2 (Better)

Average Review Score:

4.2 / 5 ( Best)

Total Reviews:

39 (Best)

Score Consistency:

Consistent (Best)

We hire mystery shoppers to call our providers anonymously and evaluate them. Providers who respond quickly, answer questions thoroughly, and communicate politely score higher.

Responsiveness: A+

Friendliness: A+

Helpfulness: A+

Detail: A+

SWAT Lock

SWAT Lock

  • 24/7
  • Lock Rekeying
  • Home Security
  • Lock Installation
  • Commercial
  • Automobile

SWAT Lock is a locksmith and handyman service company. It caters to residential, commercial, and automotive clients around the Columbia metro and the surrounding areas. It offers various services, including unlocking, key duplication, rekeying, door repair, and deadbolt replacements. Its mobile locksmith service is on standby 24/7 for emergency lockouts from cars or homes and other lock-related issues. Several customers mentioned that SWAT Lock provided prompt and fast services, arriving minutes after the call and finishing the service in no time.

666 Kitti Wake Drive
West Columbia, SC 29170

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Online Profiles:

3 (Best)

Average Review Score:

4.2 / 5 ( Best)

Total Reviews:

63 (Best)

Score Consistency:

Consistent (Best)

We hire mystery shoppers to call our providers anonymously and evaluate them. Providers who respond quickly, answer questions thoroughly, and communicate politely score higher.

Responsiveness: A+

Friendliness: A+

Helpfulness: A+

Detail: A+

The Key Shop, Inc.

The Key Shop, Inc.

  • Master Keying
  • Lock Rekeying
  • Automobile

The Key Shop, Inc., offers locksmith services and solutions in the Columbia metro. The business provides keying services and hardware sales for residential and commercial accounts. It also aids in designing and installing digital locksets and computer-controlled enterprise systems for security. Moreover, the company customizes fiberglass doors and installs and replaces commercial doors. Its team also handles automotive and safe locksmith concerns. The Key Shop has been serving South Carolina for more than eight decades.

1815 Barnwell Street
Columbia, SC 29201

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Online Profiles:

2 (Better)

Average Review Score:

4 / 5 ( Best)

Total Reviews:

126 (Best)

Score Consistency:

Consistent (Best)

We hire mystery shoppers to call our providers anonymously and evaluate them. Providers who respond quickly, answer questions thoroughly, and communicate politely score higher.

Responsiveness: A+

Friendliness: A+

Helpfulness: A+

Detail: A+

The Modern Locksmith

The Modern Locksmith

  • 24/7
  • Master Keying
  • Home Security
  • Commercial
  • Automobile
  • Key Replacement

The Modern Locksmith caters to the lock repair and security needs of clients in Columbia. The business consists of 15 technicians who are well-versed in the various ways and methods of integrating smart home security features. Its smart home technology includes automatic locks, surveillance systems, and doorbell cameras. The businesses' history dates back to 1989 when Skey and Becky established Irmo Lock Company. In its 30 years of experience in the industry, The Modern Locksmith has served over a hundred thousand clients.

7418 Woodrow Street
Irmo, SC 29063

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Online Profiles:

2 (Better)

Average Review Score:

4 / 5 ( Best)

Total Reviews:

460 (Best)

Score Consistency:

Consistent (Best)

We hire mystery shoppers to call our providers anonymously and evaluate them. Providers who respond quickly, answer questions thoroughly, and communicate politely score higher.

Responsiveness: A+

Friendliness: A+

Helpfulness: A+

Detail: A+

Todd's Locksmith Services

Todd's Locksmith Services

  • Home Security
  • Commercial
  • Automobile
  • Key Replacement

Todd's Locksmith Services is a locally owned company that serves clients in Columbia, Lugoff, Sumter, and surrounding areas. With over three years of experience in the business, the company provides round-the-clock locksmith services, including lock installation and key extraction. Its staff also offers mobile services for people locked out of their cars, campers, or RVs and makes replacement keys on site. The company can also program keyless entry transponder fobs for newer car models. Additionally, the company provides commercial lock systems and services.

218 South Lafayette Drive
Sumter, SC 29150

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We scour the internet for reviews from well-known resources. Each provider is evaluated based on the quality and quantity of their reviews, their presence on multiple review sites, and their average minimum rating.

Online Profiles:

2 (Better)

Average Review Score:

4.5 / 5 ( Best)

Total Reviews:

37 (Best)

Score Consistency:

Consistent (Best)

We hire mystery shoppers to call our providers anonymously and evaluate them. Providers who respond quickly, answer questions thoroughly, and communicate politely score higher.

Responsiveness: A+

Friendliness: A+

Helpfulness: A+

Detail: A+

Triangle Safe & Lock Inc.

Triangle Safe & Lock Inc.

  • Master Keying
  • Lock Rekeying
  • Lock Installation
  • Commercial
  • Automobile

Triangle Safe & Lock Inc. is a locally owned and family-operated business that serves Columbia. Its team of lock openers offers a variety of services, including re-keying, lockout services, key cutting, and access control system installations. They also reprogram transponder keys and remotes for vehicles. Additionally, Triangle Safe & Lock installs or moves safes and vaults. The safes the company uses are made by various manufacturers such as Hayman, AMSEC, and Gardall. The business has been around since 1964.

1400 Sunset Boulevard
West Columbia, SC 29169

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We scour the internet for reviews from well-known resources. Each provider is evaluated based on the quality and quantity of their reviews, their presence on multiple review sites, and their average minimum rating.

Online Profiles:

2 (Better)

Average Review Score:

4 / 5 ( Good)

Total Reviews:

167 (Best)

Score Consistency:

Consistent (Best)

We hire mystery shoppers to call our providers anonymously and evaluate them. Providers who respond quickly, answer questions thoroughly, and communicate politely score higher.

Responsiveness: A+

Friendliness: A+

Helpfulness: A+

Detail: A+

WRG LLC Locksmith

WRG LLC Locksmith

  • Broken Key Removal
  • Lock Installation
  • Automobile

WRG LLC Locksmith is a local locksmith business that serves automotive, residential, and commercial clients throughout Columbia. It offers a range of locksmith services, including emergency lockout, rekeying, lock repair, and lock installation, as well as key duplication and replacement. Its team can also program new car keys, key fobs, transponder keys, prox keys, and car remotes for all car makes and models. In addition, it handles safe combination changes and video doorbell installations. WRG Locksmith has been in the business for 10 years.

2334 Brookgreen Road
Sumter, SC 29154

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We scour the internet for reviews from well-known resources. Each provider is evaluated based on the quality and quantity of their reviews, their presence on multiple review sites, and their average minimum rating.

Online Profiles:

2 (Better)

Average Review Score:

5 / 5 ( Best)

Total Reviews:

138 (Best)

Score Consistency:

Consistent (Best)

We hire mystery shoppers to call our providers anonymously and evaluate them. Providers who respond quickly, answer questions thoroughly, and communicate politely score higher.

Responsiveness: A+

Friendliness: A+

Helpfulness: A+

Detail: A+

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