If you live in the Metro New York area, chances are you either needed a locksmith in the past or you’ll need one in the future.
Locksmiths in NYC comes dime a dozen, where ever you’ll spit you’ll find one and they all claim to be the best, the fastest, the cheapest and the most reliable.
In reality half of them are cons that aren’t licensed in any way and the other half doesn’t really open 24/7 like they advertise, and they are defiantly neither the cheapest nor the best.
On-line, in the phone book or via any other way, there are a few methods one should follow when searching for a locksmith in New York.
First make sure you’re using a reliable search engine, not all Google search results will come up as honest or even local.
When on the phone try to understand how much the job is going to be and don’t take “minimum” prices as guaranteed prices, also when on the phone or the web site try and understand where is the company located ( a street address would be good ) and whether or not they are licensed by the city ( DCA ) of New York, it’s the law, all locksmiths in NYC has to be licensed.
We at Metro Local Locksmith recommend you’ll check every locksmith with the local YELP data base, most reliable locksmith companies will have a YELP profile, this is ours: http://www.yelp.com/biz/metro-local-locksmith-new-york-2
Bottom line is this: using a phony fake locksmith can be dangerous and risky for you and your family, luckily it is not has difficult to spot a phony locksmith that will try to rob you blind.
Metro Local Locksmith is a licensed provider of locksmith and security services in the city of New York, on site upon request we’ll be proud to show you our license.
One our web site we try and give some friendly advises as of how to choose an honest locksmith ( not necessarily us (-: ) we strongly recommend you’ll go to this link and read our warning page ! tips for choosing the right locksmith.
14 W 90th st
New York, NY, 10024.