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If you are looking for a trustworthy and experienced locksmith in Gosforth, you have come to the right place.

Lockforce prides itself in offering a high-quality and efficient service, with the bonus of a 12-month guarantee.

Being locked out is stressful enough, without the added pressure and costs of calling for help.

Lockforce Locksmiths Gosforth is fully insured up to £5m and runs a fair and transparent service, with no call out or surprise fees. Fully focused on helping you at a time in need, Lockforce ensures a great value service every time.

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Lockforce Locksmiths Gosforth offers a range of services to assist you directly at home or at your business for ease and peace of mind. Get in touch with a specialist today by calling 01946 732 414 to discover how Lockforce Locksmiths can help you.

Lockforce Locksmiths Gosforth Services

If you find yourself locked out of your property, our quick and efficient service will never leave you waiting and will strive to get you back into your property in no time. Lockforce Locksmiths Gosforth offers a wide range of services for problems at your home or your business. Whether you want to change your locks or upgrade your security, Lockforce has specialists that are equipped and ready to handle all your needs and concerns.

Lockforce Locksmiths Gosforth services include:

  • Support for evictions
  • Repairs after a burglary
  • CCTV installations
  • Window boarding
  • Fire escape hardware installations
  • Panic hardware installationss
  • And many more
  • Evictions

There is no lock that we cannot replace. Whether it is a window door lock, digital door lock, uPVC door lock, night latches, or deadlocks, Lockforce Locksmiths Gosforth is fully equipped with the skills and insurance to provide a solution.

You can trust knowing your security is in safe hands. While onsite, all our specialists are available to provide free and expert advice to increase the security of your home or business, to ensure your family, assets or business is safe and you can rest with peace of mind.

Lockforce Locksmiths Gosforth professional services always come with high-quality equipment. Only the best and safest parts are used on your home or business, which are British Standard and Police Approved.

If you are in need of a locksmith in Gosforth contact us today on 01946 732 414 to see how we can assist you and answer any questions you may have. We are confident we are able to help you, and we look forward to working with you.

Why choose Lockforce Locksmiths Gosforth?

Lockforce Locksmiths Gosforth deliver to the outstanding golden national standard set by Lockforce. With over 9,000 reviews averaging 4.5 out of 5, you know you are in good hands when you choose Lockforce.

While there are many local locksmiths to choose from, it can be hard to find one you can trust and rely on to help you at a time in need. Lockforce Locksmiths Gosforth specialists are all fully vetted, insured and can offer complete identification. If you wish to see identification, insurance, and DBS checks, please ask your specialist upon arrival.

Lockforce operates with a distinct brand, so all vans and uniforms can be uniquely identified by customers to ensure a service you can trust and feel safe to use. Lockforce Locksmiths Gosforth offers a service that you can rely on. Specialists are always on hand to answer any questions you may have and strive to provide a rapid response to your property, to deal with your problem as fast as possible. You can guarantee that you will be our top priority.

Lockforce Locksmiths Gosforth prides itself on its unrivaled customer service, 12-month guarantee to keep you protected, and expert advice to solve your problem to a high standard.

Get in touch now on 01946 732 414 to find out more about Lockforce Locksmiths Gosforth solutions and why we’re the right team for the job.

24 Hour Emergency Locksmith when Locked Out in Gosforth

When you are locked out of your house or business, there is not much time to spare. Lockforce Locksmiths Gosforth offers an emergency service that is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week so you can get back into your property without having to wait. Our specialists are known for their quick response time and reliable service, so you can gain entry to your property or business premises as quickly as possible.

It can be a worry when locked out, as it is likely you do not want any of your property to be ruined in the process.Lockforce Locksmiths Gosforth takes the worry away as we are equipped with advanced technology and the latest training so your property or business can be accessed with a safe, non-destructive solution to minimise any damage or safety issues.

Lockforce’s emergency locksmith service in Gosforth is specially designed by experts, to ensure you are provided with a fast and trusted service. While onsite, our specialists will be able to change and replace any other necessary locks on the same visit, to save you time, money and for your peace of mind.

Access our 24/7 service now by calling 01946 732 414

Gosforth Mobile Key Cutting Service

You can rely on Lockforce Locksmiths Gosforth for all your needs, including a mobile key cutting service.

You will never have to visit a shop again to get your keys cut. Lockforce Locksmiths Gosforth specialists are equipped with the relevant tools, training, and experience to provide a full end-to-end solution, including coming to your doorstep. This takes the time and hassle away from you, as well as additional testing the keys on your doors before we leave. That’s a service you cannot get in an ordinary shop.

With a mobile key cutting service based in Gosforth, we offer a flexible service and can come to you at a convenient time. All we ask is that a minimum of four keys is purchased when choosing our mobile service.

To arrange a time and date that suits you, contact Lockforce Locksmiths Gosforth now on 01946 732 414.

Gosforth Lock Repair and Lock Replacement

Over time, it is common that your locks can fall into a state of disrepair. This can become problematic when it becomes unusable. Alternatively, your circumstances might change or you may accidentally snap your key in the lock!

Regardless of the problem you are facing, Lockforce Locksmiths Gosforth offers a lock repair and replacement service for property and business owners so you can feel safe again. This includes (but is not limited to) child safety locks, digital door locks, and deadlocks.

The service is flexible to work around you and offers an inspection to ensure all locks are operating as they should be.

If you are interested in hiring Lockforce Locksmiths Gosforth to repair or replace your locks, then please contact us today on 01946 732 414 to arrange a visit.

Lockforce Locksmiths Gosforth Payment Options

Lockforce Locksmith Gosforth offers a range of payments for you to choose from.

Please note that none of the options will impact the service, insurance, or guarantee. Payment options include:

  • Debit card
  • Credit card
  • Contactless card payments
  • Bank Transfer
  • BACS
  • Cash
  • PayPal
Lockforce Locksmiths Gosforth is a trusted and reliable locksmith that is happy to help with any problem you may have encountered. Please do not hesitate to contact us for help or advice. Call our friendly and professional team any time of day on 01946 732 414.

Recent Jobs

Extra security bolts needed for patio doors, Gosforth, NE3 - 21st June 2022

A very nice chap called to have some added security added to his patio doors, which already had the top rated Ultion 3 star locks on. I was happy to make the chap feel a bit more secure so fitted some easy to operate door bolts which can withstand up to 1000kg pressure and not allow anything like easy entry. I left the chap feeling very happy and safe again!

Front porch door extremely difficult to manipulate and lock, Gosforth, NE3 - 14th June 2022

A lovely old chap rang as he was having issues closing and opening his porch door; he needed something doing to make it easier again for him as he had weak wrists after a recent fall. I arrived to find that the door was very badly aligned, having dropped significantly. I managed to make the door align with the frame keeps once more and made sure the locking mechanism was lubricated properly with white lithium grease. The door locked and unlocked once more just like new and the chap was able to manage it easily and was very pleased!

Euro-profile lock not allowing the key to unlock from either side, Gosforth, NE3, 7th June 2022

A nice chap rang to ask if I could help him with his euro profile barrel in his door. He couldn’t get the key in all the way on either side of the lock to unlock the door. I took a look and to me it seemed like it was the wrong key, but he insisted it was. I took the door apart and had to remove the lock to analyse the issue, however there was nothing apparent which was preventing the door from operating. Sometimes you just have to admit that the customer may just sometimes not be right!! ?? I changed the lock and provided him with 5 keys so that he wouldn’t lose his anymore!!

New padlock required for stuck closed garden gate, Gosforth, NE3 - 25th May 2022

A lady rang looking for a replacement padlock for her back gate as hers had corroded and she couldn’t use the key any longer. I arrived to find that the gate was completely overgrown as she hadn’t used the gate for years!! I hacked away at the overgrowth and got to the padlock, which took one tap with a hammer and it disintegrated! A new lock provided and one happy lady as a result!

Garage/utility door not closing properly, Fawdon, NE3, 18th May 2022

A lady rang to see if I could sort a door which hadn’t been closing properly for years. Of course I could! When I got to the property the door, I found had dropped out of alignment significantly and the keeps in the frame had been put on far too low for the door bolts to engage. I quick realigned the door and put the keeps in to a postion where the door would be able to be locked securely once more. A very happy lady who was going to recommend me to her golf club ladies’ team that she belonged to. Excellent for both of us!!

Callout, door lock seized, Gosforth, NE3, 11th May 2022

A lady’s daughter called to say that her mother had yet again locked herself out, leaving her keys behind in her kitchen, and the cat was driving the neighbours mad, meowing through being locked-in. I arrived quickly to open the door for the lady and her daughter and the cat stopped meowing, but it didn’t even move out of the kitchen. That’s gratitude for you!

Door furniture corroding including handles, Westerhope, NE5, 22nd April 2022

A lady rang to ask if I could do something about her corroding door handles and letterbox. I told her, very pleased with myself, that we were the main seller for Brisant-Secure “Sweet” door furniture and locks. I took a sample for her to see and she was very impressed, especially with the 20-year anti-corrosion warranty against all the line of door furniture, including door knockers! She took the whole “sweet” (hahaha) of letterbox, handles and door knocker which is now on order for her!

Front door nightlatch failing, needs replacing, Gosforth, NE3, 15th April 2022

A lady contacted me as she had been recommended by a neighbour for whom I had done work. She wanted to get a replacement nightlatch fitted to her front door as it had been difficult to lock and open. When I arrived I saw that the lock was in a very bad way and was probably 50 years old!! I showed the lady the British Standards 3621 High Security Era Nightlatch which I normally fit as a replacement, which she was very impressed with as seemed very well built. I had to make some adjustments to the door so the lock would fit properly, but she felt very secure knowing she had an insurance approved lock to supplement her safety in her property!

Door difficult to lock, Longbenton, NE12, 7th April 2022

A referral from another person in this customer’s street meant that I was able to help very quickly. I arrived to find that the door was indeed difficult to lock while it was in the door frame, but was very easy to operate when out of the door; a first sign that perhaps the door had misaligned, or dropped in the door frame. Once this happens, none of the locking bolts will engage with the keeps in the frame, which prevents the door from locking. So not only did I find that this was the case, and amended the door hinges to bring the door back to the right height, but also that the main deadlock on the centre of the door was needing alignment too as it needed to be pushed into place to lock. A simple adjustment on the door latch was all that was needed and the door operated perfectly once more. A very happy customer, who only needed to be charged for the alignment and wasn’t ripped-off for changing hardware unnecessarily. We pride ourselves on only doing what is needed to keep the cost to the customer down, so if you are worried about being taken for a ride, give us a call and we can sort your issues out at a reasonable and realistic price that will keep you smiling!

Gain entry to disused house for solicitor firm, Fawdon, NE3, 30th March 2022

A probate service called me to escort a solicitor to a house and ensure that he could enter a house under probate – the family were trying to settle a will and the house needed to be searched for evidence. I quickly gained entry and was also asked to secure the rear of the house, which I did. The solicitor was then able to gather all the mail and paperwork which had been left at the property.

Front door porch locked shut, Kenton, NE3, 22nd March 2022

A lady called as she and her family were on the way to watch her daughter graduate, but the porch door had failed and they worried when they came back later that they wouldn’t be able to get back in the house. They found me by typing in “a locksmith near me” and came up with my number. The door was a mortice lock and the lock had seized closed completely, but I managed to get it open fairly quickly and cleanly. The lady could then follow her family to the graduation which she made in time!!

Vet’s shop front door unable to open, Gosforth, NE3, 16th March 2022

An early morning call for a vet’s shop whose front door couldn’t open for the day’s business. When I say business, I mean to earn money, not the stuff that goes in the poo bags! I quickly arrived and managed to open the door and replaced the broken mortice lock and allow “business” to continue!

Locking handle failed on front door, Kenton, NE3, 19th February 2022

A lovely lady called to have her inner porch door handle changed for something very similar. Her “tulip” handle had become unreliable and loose and she wanted a replacement. I also advised that she should put a mortice lock on that same door as the handle was not the best security by itself, to which she agreed after discussing with her husband. I fitted a 5 lever British Standards mortice lock and also put a door bolt on her outer sliding door for extra security.

Bathroom window seized shut, Fawdon, NE3 - 12th February 2022

A pleasant chap rang to see if I could help him open his bathroom window. Of course this is a common problem for bathrooms as the windows (like kitchen windows) get an awful lot of use and also moisture along with dust. I managed to open the window with a little technique with an alun key to knock the mechanism and free up the window. I found that the mechanism had properly seized so had to make a replacement from van stock and the window worked perfectly once more.

Patio door had key snapped in lock and couldn’t be opened, Kingston Park, NE3 - 8th February 2022

A nice lady rang to say that her patio door key had snapped in the lock and was the only key she had left. I quickly decided that the lock would have to be removed and replaced with a new lock from van stock, which I did. The lady was delighted to have the new lock and 5 keys.

Couple just moved-in, wanted locks changed, Kenton, NE3, 14th December 2021

A young coupe and a baby had just moved-in to their new house and wanted to change the locks. Rightly so, they understood that most people spray spare keys around just in case of emergencies and wanted to make sure that nobody was in a place to take advantage of stray lost keys. I changed all the locks on the doors for High Security Ultion locks and made the couple feel very safe.

Sliding patio doors difficult to lock, Kenton, NE3, 17th November 2021

A nice chap was looking for a locksmith in Newcastle to help sort out his sliding doors which were sticking and difficult to lock. I quickly saw that the moving door had dropped significantly. I made the adjustments to the door to bring it back into level so the door could be locked once more.

Window can’t be locked, Gosforth, NE3, 5th November 2021

A very friendly lady called looking for a locksmith in Gosforth. I cover that area and being equally as friendly as the lady, I attended happily to help repair the broken locking mechanism. I found that the system had seized with bad corrosion and had to replace the part from stock on the van. The lady was so please she gave me a nice cup of tea and a jammy dodger biscuit to say thanks!

Security survey on house, Gosforth, NE3, 21st October 2021

A lady was concerned that her house was vulnerable to burglars who had been reported very active in her area. I did my free survey of the house taking in the whole house security. The main weakness on the house was the lack of snap-proof locks on all the doors, which I changed to Ultion high security locks. I also changed the patio and front doors to the new Ultion “Lock-Lock” high security handles. The lady felt very relieved that her house was more secure.

Scout hut padlock key missing, Fawdon, Newcastle, NE3, 17th October 2021

A previous customer called me again as their property main gate padlock key had gone missing and needed opening and replacing. The padlock was a massive gate lock which was one of the biggest locks I’d seen. I managed to pick the lock quickly and replaced the padlock with something a little less frightening to the public!!

Door latch failing intermittently, Kenton, Newcastle, NE3, 12th October 2021

A nice chap contacted me as his nightlatch was starting to fail. When I arrived, I found a very old lock which required replacing as it was about 50 years old!! We put on a new keyed ERA BS High Security Lock which could be locked by key from the inside – always to be considered when fitting to a front door with glass in it. He also had a mortice lock fitted for extra security.

Intermittently sticking lock on door, in Gosforth, 2nd October 2021

We were asked to look at a door which kept on being awkward to lock and unlock, especially from the outside. We investigated and found that the lock was indeed sticking on occasions. We lubricated the lock but to no avail and had to swap out the lock. We upgraded the lock to a snap-proof lock in the process and put some new Brisant Ultion “Sweet” two star handles on the door too.

3 windows were unable to open, Gosforth, NE3, 29th September 2021

A customer contacted us to see if we could help him open three of his window, one of which had never opened since he moved into his house 3 years ago! We quickly opened all the windows and sorted out the two, which just required lots of lubrication and servicing. The remainder window had to have a new mechanism fitted which we fitted from stock in our van.

Scout hut field gate padlock had lost key, NE3, Gosforth, 15th September 2021

A nice chap who we had helped before called us to see if we could free-up a huge padlock on the field-gate which allowed access to the scout hut. We managed to pick the lock quickly and allowed the new lock to be fitted.

Door realignment in Gosforth, NE3, 28th August 2021

Summer coming to an end, with the cooler weather, now sees the patio doors and front doors starting to contract and move after the sunshine had been on them for so long. We were asked to come to a property and realign doors which had moved in the cooler weather which we did. Need your doors realigning? Call Lockforce Locksmiths Newcastle now.

Shop break-in in Kenton, NE3, 27th August 2021

A shop had been broken into in Kenton, so we had a call to come and fit new locks and make secure any other aspects of the shop. We upgraded the locks to Ultion High Security locks and made-good the hinges which had been damaged on the front door.

Finger guards for school doors in Fawdon, NE3, 15th August 2021

A local school had read about the great job we had done on the finger protectors we had installed in a Northumberland school. We had the finger guards measured and ordered them for each door, 25 in all, and installed them in no time over the summer holiday!

Door allignment issues in Gosforth, NE3, 14th August 2021

We often get asked what makes doors fall out of alignment so much and cause so many problems. The answer is normally the elements; cold, warm, sun, rain all affecting the elasticity of the doors. If you have any indication that your door is hard to close, open or lock/unlock, then call John at Lockforce Locksmith Gosforth now.

Door lock required replacing as key was lost, Gosforth, NE3, 13th August 2021

A family had a requirement to replace a lock as their only key was lost and they were worried that someone would find the key and let themselves into their house. We picked the lock quickly and replaced the barrel with a new anti-snap lock in the uPVC door.

Bedroom doors required locks fitting to them, Gosforth, NE3, 10th August 2021

A nice lady called asking if we could fit 2 mortice locks to her two bedrooms. We had the locks on the van and were able to fit them right away, leaving the lady very happy that she had two well-fitted new locks on her bedrooms.

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Gosforth Locksmith
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Areas Covered

Fawdon, Gosforth, Kenton, Kingston Park

Counties Covered

Tyne and Wear

Postcodes Covered

NE3, NE7, NE12