Rekey Lock Services
You might think that having a lock completely replaced is your only option, however, this is not always the case. It is time that you learned what rekeying is and how it can be the right alternative for you when you are moving or when you have a roommate that recently moved out of your apartment. Rekeying is really the simple solution and it is a method that is designed to help save you money. Now you can know all there is to know about these rekeying services offered by us at Legacy Locksmith.
What is Rekeying?
Lock rekeying is an alternative that exists when you do not want to have a lock replaced. This means that you can choose to have a lock rekeyed instead and it allows you to use the same lock but just replace a small cylinder piece within the lock that ensures only a new key will work to unlock the lock. This means that the old key for the lock will no longer work, but you do not have to replace the entire lock to make this possible. Now you can have a lock that works fine without having to have the entire lock replaced. This really is the best option when you are looking to improve security, but you do not want to have to replace all of the locks entirely.
When Should It Be Done?
The instances when lock rekeying stands to make the most sense is when you are moving into a new home. This means that when you want to make the property more secure, but you are also looking to save a bit one money you do have some options. You have the ability to have a home that has new locks without having to spend the money to have all of the locks replaced. This means that the old keys for your home will no longer work to unlock your rekeyed locks. This allows you to have peace of mind knowing that your new home is a lot more secure and safe.