While it is understandable that you may want to save some money on your security system we find that wanting the cheapest possible lock systems is expensive in the long run. Most of the cheap locks are made of materials that do not last long and also the expertise used in assembling the locks is usually substandard. Within a short time, these locks get jammed and cease to function and need to be professionally repaired or replaced. A durable lock system will serve you for a considerably longer period of time and is much more cost-effective.
Review all your locks and not just the door lock that is broken. Replacing or upgrading your lock system at one time saves money in the long run. Chances are high that your house or office has more than one lock system. If each of these lock systems were bought during different times, the total amount you spent is probably higher that if you could have bought them all at once. Replacing in bulk has lots of advantages such as getting uniform locks, and saving on installation cost when service is performed at the same time.
Get a spare key made before you need it. By having the key already, it allows the locksmith to simply duplicate the key at a lower cost than creating a brand new one. Feel free to contact the pros at Lockworx Locksmith team for assistance for all your security needs. 503-888-5104