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Reed Brothers Security

4432 Telegraph Ave
Oakland, CA 94609 510-652-2477

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No longer high quality service. They just are not interested any longer. - Apr 19, 2020

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Glenview Key & Lock

4197 Park Blvd
Oakland, CA 94602 510-530-6141

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We use Glenview Key & Lock for all our locksmith needs. Excellent work. - Apr 19, 2020

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Rex Key & Security

1908 University Ave
Berkeley, CA 94704 510-527-7000

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I have used Rex Key for years, sometimes just to get keys made. I also had... - Jan 29, 2019

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Crown Lock & Safe

3615 Balboa St
San Francisco, CA 94121 415-221-9086

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I trust these guys and they are on my very short list. I've had another... - Apr 19, 2020

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Bomac's Locksmith

1147-A Alpine Rd
Walnut Creek, CA 94596 925-935-5071

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Work was done quickly without double checking to make sure the lock would continue... - Feb 18, 2018

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A-A Lock & Alarm

1251 El Camino Real
Menlo Park, CA 94025 650-326-9020

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A-A has been there for us for years for both routine key copying and creative... - Mar 15, 2020

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San Mateo Lock Works

321 2nd Ave
San Mateo, CA 94401 650-344-4905

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I have used San Mateo Lock Works for my home for many years. They know what... - Feb 20, 2019

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Keylo Locksmith

973 Laurel St
San Carlos, CA 94070 650-591-1575

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Very happy with them. - Jul 10, 2019

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Foothill Locksmiths

595 E Lewelling Blvd
Hayward, CA 94541 510-278-2583

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Truly professionals - Aug 18, 2016

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Metro Locksmiths

2045 Divisadero St
San Francisco, CA 94115 415-673-5050

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Mostly rekeying cylinders in their shop. Some on-site work. - Sep 04, 2012

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Art's & Security Locksmith

1742 2nd St
Livermore, CA 94550 925-443-5166

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They make house calls! Excellent, professional, knowledgeable. - Jul 15, 2017

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Transbay Security

2018 4th St
San Rafael, CA 94901 415-456-3860

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They can fix things other locksmiths have failed on. - Feb 21, 2019

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Foster Brothers Security Systems

555 S Murphy Ave
Sunnyvale, CA 94086 408-736-4500

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Location is a nice quiet street - Jan 23, 2020

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Key Shack Locksmiths

2401 Waterman Blvd #A4-363
Fairfield, CA 94533 510-524-8609

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now provide mobile services only. shop has closed - Dec 31, 2013

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Baker's Lock & Key Service

2951 Union Ave
San Jose, CA 95124 408-377-9210

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Knows his keys and how to make them - Mar 10, 2018

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Mountain View Door Closer Key & Lock Service

161 W Evelyn Ave
Mountain View, CA 94041 650-968-3323

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Usually very good. Can make keys others cannot. Once a key was made with the... - Apr 11, 2017

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Dad's Locksmith & Security

Danville, CA 94526 925-820-5747

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Crazy pricing structure, indifferent service. Now only mobile, at equally... - Aug 13, 2015

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Kwik Key Lock & Safe

1949 W El Camino Real
Mountain View, CA 94040 650-965-2997

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They replaced a number of locks for us. The technician who was sent out was... - Jan 20, 2020

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Centerville Locksmith

37300 Cedar Blvd #C
Newark, CA 94560 510-793-0438

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I am always impressed with their knowledge and efficiency when I need locksmith... - May 03, 2020

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Warman Security

1720 Sacramento St
San Francisco, CA 94109 415-775-8513

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Very difficult company to work with. Don't return phone calls. Non-responsive... - Jul 30, 2015

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