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FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)

Here at 843 Locksmith, we get a lot of questions from residents in the Charleston area. We are always happy to answer questions and address concerns, but we think it’s useful to share some of the frequently asked questions here. If you have any additional questions, you are welcomed to call 843 Locksmith. Our friendly representatives are on standby to take your call and give you a free price estimate, schedule an appointment, or arrange an urgent locksmith dispatch.

What Services Do You Provide?

843 Locksmith is a full-service locksmith company serving all of Charleston and surrounding areas. This means we serve residential as well as commercial properties. We are also your local auto locksmith. We have you covered with a host of services including lock and key installations, ignition replacements, key cutting, rekeying, key fob programming, lock replacements, and more.

What Are Your Credentials?

We are a locally owned and operated business with licensed and certified locksmith technicians. We value our reputation and put customer service before all else!

What Products Do You Use?

We strive to use only top-quality products by reputable brands such as:

  • Medeco
  • Schlage
  • Ilco
  • Yale
  • Kaba
  • Mul-T-Lock
  • ASSA

Are There Hidden Costs?

843 Locksmith is staunchly against pricing tricks and gimmicks. We offer free price estimates upfront and even have coupons, discounts, and promotional offers throughout our website.

Can I Get a Price Quote?

Sure! Give us a call and let us know what you need. We are happy to give you a price estimate.

I’m Locked Out. Can You Help?

Yes! Our mobile locksmiths can be at your location in as soon as within 10 minutes. We can get you back in your car, home, or business today!

Can You Make My Key Open All of My Locks?

Yes! If the locks have matching profiles, that is if the key fits all locks but doesn’t turn for some, then we can rekey the locks so your key works on all of the locks. If the locks do NOT have matching profiles, we can replace those locks to match your key!

I Lost My Keys! What Can You Do?

We have a few solutions for this common problem! We can cut you a new key, which is the simplest solution. If you are worried about someone having your old key, then we can rekey the lock so that the old key won’t work. We can also replace the lock completely!

I Have an Old Lock but No Key.

We can make a new key for your old lock!

My Key Fob, or Transponder, Won’t Work. Can You Help?

Key fobs, or transponders, allow you to control locks from a distance. These are most common for vehicles. If changing the batteries doesn’t help, then call 843 Locksmith to have the transponder reprogrammed.

Can You Assess My Property’s Security?

Thieves and burglars have gotten savvy! If you are worried about your property’s security, then consider having a locksmith evaluate the locks and security system. 843 Locksmith can have an experienced locksmith assess the condition of your property security.

Can You Help Me Upgrade My Property Security?

At 843 Locksmith, we stay up to date on the industry. If your security is outdated, then let 843 Locksmith upgrade it. We can start with a consultation today.

When Can You Be Here?

Depending on where you are, our mobile locksmiths can be at your location in as soon as 10 to 30 minutes! Call now to speak with a live representative.


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Trusted Locksmith Services

All our locksmith technicians are licensed, insured and certified to provide auto, residential and commercial locksmith services in Charleston, SC area.

why Choose 843 Locksmith?

  • Locksmith CharlestonLocally & Family Owned

    843 Locksmith is a locally & family owned locksmith shop in Charleston offering auto, residential and commercial locksmith services for over a decade.

  • Locksmith CharlestonTeam of qualified licensed professionals

    All our locksmith technicians are licensed, insured, certified and background checked to provide the best locksmith services our clients can get.

  • Locksmith Charleston24/7 Emergency Services Available

    To better serve our customers, we are offering 24-Hour emergency mobile locksmith services for automotive, commercial and residential locksmith needs. Contact our office any type of the day to schedule dependable emergency locksmith services in your area.

  • Locksmith CharlestonFast Lockout Services.

    We know how frustrating it could be to be locked out. This is why 843 Locksmith sends out the nearest locksmith technician to your way to provide the fastest locksmith services you can get. We are here to help. Contact us now to schedule lockout or any other residential, auto or commercial locksmith services in your area.

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