DIY Locksmithing

If you have a small problem there is no reason to pay $100 for ten minutes’ work. Those who are skilled with tools and blessed with common sense and pragmatism may prefer to save money and do it themselves. Why would I publish this information, you ask, when it is surely turning business away from myself?  I have fixed many things by searching the internet for solutions over the years and now it is time to give back.  It is my hope that people will remember this website and when they meet a more difficult problem perhaps they will call.
Following are some links to tips on fixing locks, getting around locked doors, and even rekeying locks for the beginner.  I accept no responsibility for anything that happens if you use this information.  Don’t go opening doors that don’t belong to you.