Locksmiths have the ability to get where other people cannot: locked spaces. It is important for you to understand locksmiths and the discrepancies that can pop up when you need one. These are some of the myths that can mislead customers of locksmiths.

Myth 1: All locksmiths give you the same service. This myth is probably not a surprise. Some locksmiths are 100% dedicated to customer service and satisfaction; others are slow and untrustworthy. Look for reviews; look for a local location, and if a locksmith isn’t giving you the work you need, you have the power to send him away and choose someone else. 

Myth 2: It is not important to use a locksmith who has a store open to the public. What if the work he does isn’t satisfactory? How will you find him again? Additionally, the commitment to good business required to have a permanent location with hours is more likely to be made by a locksmith who will give you great service.

Myth 3: All locksmiths guarantee their products and work. You’d be surprised how many companies don’t offer warranties. Make sure you ask! A good company will offer a year warranty on all material and labor. If this is not offered, move on!

Myth 4: All locksmiths use the same products. You get what you pay for. Do not hire the cheapest option – you will end up with cheap parts, which compromise your safety. When you need lock work done, getting it finished right is always worth it.

JC Manhattan Locksmiths has been serving Manhattan, Kansas and surrounding areas for over 32 years. Our 21+ years as a Certified Master Locksmith, make us the pros for all your locksmith needs, whether they are commercial, residential, or automotive. Call us 24/7!